WNCN is proud to support the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network's "PurpleStride Raleigh-Durham 2013."
Anchor Melanie Sanders will emcee the event on Saturday, April 20, beginning at 8 a.m. at N.C. State University's Centennial Campus. The event will offer a variety of entertaining and educational activities designed to help raise awareness and funds in the fight against pancreatic cancer.
There will be a competitive 5K timed run, as well as a family fun run/walk. The opening ceremonies are at 9:30 a.m. and the run/walk begins at 10 a.m.
If you'd like to know more, visit purplestride.org/raleighdurham. Registration online is available until April 16 at 5 p.m. or people can call 877-272-6226 to register.
The goal this year is to raise $100,000.