Giving Hope Cancer Fund Fun Run Saturday in McPherson

By Jolyn Johnston-Myers
September 02, 2016

This Saturday is the fourth annual Fun Run for the Giving Hope Cancer Fund.

Registration begins 8:30 Saturday morning at McPherson’s Lakeside Park. Or you can register ahead of time online at

The 5k Run, or walk, begins at 9:00 am for adults and 10:00 am for the kids’ route, which is much shorter. Both will start off at the Lakeside Cabin. Cost is $25 for adults and $5 for kids. All proceeds will go toward benefiting McPherson County residents who are battling cancer.

Donations for the Giving Hope Cancer Fund can also be made any time through the McPherson County Community. To make a donation, fill out an application, or to find out more about how the funds are used to help cancer patients in McPherson County, contact the Foundation at 620-245-9070.

Or contact Home State Bank, which sponsors the fund, at 620-241-3732.  All donations for the Giving Hope Cancer Fund are given to selected cancer applicants to help them with expenses while undergoing medical treatment.