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Gilda's Club - 2017 Nashville Half Marathon, Full Marathon & 5K Photo

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EVENT DATE: Nov 11, 2017

Join What Do You Run For? support the local non-profit organization, Gilda's Club Nashville! Gilda’s Club Nashville, an affiliate of the Cancer Support Community, is dedicated to providing support, education and hope to all people impacted by cancer, including family members and friends of those diagnosed. Free of charge to everyone, Gilda’s Club Nashville provides a gathering place where people with cancer, as well as their families and friends, can join with others to actively involve themselves in building social and emotional support as a supplement to regular medical care. Our evidence-based programming includes support groups, healthy lifestyle workshops, mind-body classes, social activities, educational lectures and community resource information. Offering approximately 60 professionally-led support and networking groups, and over 50 educational workshops and lectures every month, Gilda’s Club Nashville is able to make a tangible difference in the lives of those impacted by cancer. We build community, so no one has to face cancer alone. Gilda’s Club Nashville mission is to ensure all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action and sustained by community.