Community Events

The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute supports a variety of community groups that are committed to ending the suffering caused by cancer. OHSU employees, patients, family, and friends are invited to join us at the community events listed below.

NW Sarcoma Foundation DragonSlayer Walk

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, 9 a.m.
Cook Park, Tigard, OR

Join Team OHSU and walk to honor sarcoma angels, patients and survivors while raising money to fund important programs at the NW Sarcoma Foundation.

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Race for the Cure

Saturday, Sept. 18, 2016, 7 a.m.
Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Portland, OR

Help show our community that OHSU employees, family, and friends are dedicated to making a difference to the lives of those affected by breast cancer. Don't miss the 25th anniversary of Race for the Cure Portland! Register by Friday, Aug. 19 to be eligible to pick up your race packet at OHSU. Plus, receive a limited edition Team OHSU t-shirt while supplies last.

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, 9 a.m.
World Trade Center
121 S.W. Salmon St., Portland, OR

Support awareness for pancreatic cancer and help raise funds to double pancreatic cancer survival rates by 2020. Join Team OHSU and receive a free team t-shirt while supplies last.

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O-Vary Funny Dinner and Auction

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, 6 p.m.
DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton
1000 NE Multnomah, Portland, OR 97212

Enjoy a night of laughter and fun featuring the magic and comedy of Hart Keene. All proceeds benefit our friends at the Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Oregon & SW Washington.

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Light the Night

Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016
Doors open at 5 p.m and walk starts at 7 p.m.
Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR

Walk to help support the research of blood cancer treatments that save lives. Join Team OHSU and receive a free team t-shirt while supplies last.

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Knight Cancer Institute Events, Classes and Groups