Colorado Rapids Celebrate Kick Childhood Cancer All Month Long
The Colorado Rapids are proud to support MLS Works' Kick Childhood Cancer Month during September with a number of events in the community.
First, the Rapids will 'go gold' and theme the match on Saturday, September 12 as Kick Childhood Cancer Night presented by HealthONE. As part of the evening, the Second Screen Experience will feature a special 'Kid Captain' who will be featured in the starting lineup with the team.
In addition to the September 12 match, the Rapids will also donate meals to the Oncology Department at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children and Rapids first team players will make virtual visits with RMHC patients.
Additionally, RapidMan will be in attendance at the 'Over the Edge' fundraising event benefiting Cancer League of Colorado on Thursday, September 10.
Later in September the Rapids are proud to support the annual CureSearch Walk on Saturday, September 26, at DICK'S Sporting Goods Park, which raises funds for children's cancer research.
Kick Childhood Cancer Events:
September 3 Meal Deliveries to Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children
September 10 'Over the Edge' fundraising event benefiting Cancer League of Colorado
September 12 Kick Childhood Cancer Night presented by HealthONE
September 26 CureSearch Walk
Meal Deliveries to Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children
RapidMan visited Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children and delivered breakfast and dinner provided by Breckenridge Brewery to cancer patients on Thursday, September 3 and September 10.
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