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WE DID IT!!!      The 2016 Walk to support UAMS Cancer Research was a great success.     See the total below.     You made a difference by helping us help others!

15th Annual Village Walk for Cancer Research

All Funds Stay in Arkansas
To Benefit Cancer Research at the
Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences (UAMS)


Opening ceremonies start at 7:30 A.M.
Rain or Shine

Starting at the Balboa Pavilion
476 Ponce de Leon Drive

Registration Fee is $30 until Aug 12, 2016 then $35

Directions to the Walk

Map of Walk Trail with Amenities

Day of the Walk Parking Rules

For more information contact:
Melanie Pederson, 501-915-8747 or email

Help us meet our 2016 goals



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*Not the final total and does not include $11346 in in-kind donations .   The Walk has donated $378,758.00 to UAMS since its beginning.

Upcoming Events

  • Upcoming meetings
    all at Village Church of Christ (VCOC) from 10 to noon, unless noted otherwise
    • 10/20/2016 Wrap-up meeting
    • 1/26/2017 Kick -Off meeting at UAMS

  • Other Events in 2015
  • Farmer's Market Grove Park - Thursdays (during season)
  • Walmart Registration Table (8 - 12)-
    Hover on date for volunteers
  • KVRE Take 5 (11:00 am airing)-
    Hover on date for taping
  • The Doctor is in the Village
    Diamante Country Club
    May 19, 2016 from 11 to 1.
    Dr Yogesh Jethava - Bone Marrow Transplant program   More info on program and event

  • Tee shirt pickup - All Tee-Shirts that were not collected during the pick up at Sacred Heart will be available at Arvest Bank at the West Gate until Sept 23rd. They will be in the bank after 10:00 AM on Monday, Sept 19.

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