Founded in 1979
Helping Colorado Cancer patients for 40 years
Seeking to make a personal impact in the fight against cancer, a group of family and friends founded the Colorado Cancer Foundation (CCF) in 1979. In succeeding years, the 501(c)(3) charitable organization grew beyond curative treatment and palliative care to include medical research and education at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO. Learn More
Run for the Cure
Raising funds for 40 years
The Colorado Cancer Foundation (CCF) is Funded through generous donations, and a series of charity-based events, including the annual Eldorado Run for the Cure, co-sponsored by Conagra brands. Heading into it's 40th year in 2019, the annual four-mile family-friendly run continues to grow, impacting the lives of patients, families, physicians, researchers, and medical students throughout Colorado. Learn More
Annual charity Run
Heading into it's 40th year in 2019, the annual Eldorado Run for the Cure is the longest operating footrace in the State of Colorado. The family-friendly event takes place in beautiful Eldorado Springs Canyon, a few miles south of Boulder, CO off of Highway 93 at historic Eldorado Springs Canyon State Park.
The 4.0 Mile course not only offers scenic views of Eldorado Canyon, but is a qualifier for Boulder's famed Bolder Boulder 10K, which takes place every Memorial Day weekend. The date for next year's Run will be announced shortly, however, the starting time will remain 6:30PM for the Adults Race and 6:15PM for the kids race.
Co-sponsored by Conagra Brands, the 2018 event featured catered Italian food by Boulder's own, Pasta Jay's, craft beer by local beer maker, Avery Brewing, and fresh water and fruit-infused drinks by Eldorado Springs Water. So, stay tuned to the Colorado Cancer Foundation's Facebook posts keep up with our news. Learn More