Tim has been touched by cancer at various stages of his life, starting with his grandathers on both side of his family. Later in life , Tim had relatives of his family who were also affected by cancer as well a few friends and a former coworker. In June 2018, at the age of 37, Tim himself was diagnosed with a form of cancer. Luckiky , Tim’s family relatives, few friends, and coworkers were able to beat and overcome cancer. Likewise, Tim is in the process of beating the cancer and the prognosis loom very good. Unfortunatel, Tim’s two grandfather‘s did not survive cancer. Please help us raise the money for organizations such as the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundaction, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, and the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center can contiue the fight in this battle against cancer.
Come join three-time MLB All-Star and World Champion Anthony Rizzo December 2, 2018 for the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation’s Seventh Annual Walk-Off for Cancer 5K! The walk will take place at Pine Trails Park located at 10555 Trails End in Parkland, Florida. The family friendly event will consist of a 5K walk, entertainment and refreshments from local merchants, exciting raffle prizes and special guest appearances from local dignitaries and celebrities. Last year’s event attracted close to 1500 participants. Anthony will be in attendance during the event. Net proceeds will benefit the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and direct grants to families battling cancer.
Registration Opens: 7:30am
Event Begins: 8:30am
Walk Begins: 9:00am
As part of the Walk we have FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES which will be given for reaching various fundraising levels. The Team that raises the most funds will be recognized during the opening ceremony and help us kick-off the walk. With your help, no family will ever have to choose between paying a bill and saving their child's life.