More than 700,000 people in the United States are living with a primary brain tumor. This year alone, another 77,000 people are expected to receive that same diagnosis.
The Sacramento Brain Freeze is an inspiring, family-friendly polar plunge style event that offers individuals and teams a chance to honor and remember loved ones, connect with others interested in the cause, and educate the local community on the diverse needs of patients and survivors.
All proceeds benefit the National Brain Tumor Society and are allocated to raising vital awareness of the disease and funding critical brain tumor research for the discovery of new treatments and ultimately, a cure.
Brain tumors are the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in children under age 19 - a cure can’t wait!
This event is happening Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Nimbus Dam Recreation Area from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.