Four Diamonds 5K Run and Fun Walk set for Oct. 6

September 18, 2013

Support the mission of the Four Diamonds Fund at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital to conquer childhood cancer at the 2013 Four Diamonds 5K Run and Fun Walk. The event takes place at 9 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, on the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center campus. Registration is now open and can be completed online at

Early registrants will receive an event T-shirt. Early registration closes on Sept. 20. Online registration closes on Oct. 4, but day of event registration will be available.

Runners and walkers of all fitness levels are able to participate in the event. Race timing will be provided by Applied Race Management Solutions LLC. 

Hope Diamonds line the end of the course and honor those who have been affected by this terrible disease. To sponsor a Hope Diamond, go to Donations can be made to the event, a team or individual participants. 

The Four Diamonds Fund has served more than 3,300 families receiving pediatric cancer care at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital. The money raised from this event will continue to fulfill the mission of conquering childhood cancer by providing superior care, comprehensive support and funding innovative research. Questions can be directed to or the Four Diamonds Fund office at 717-531-6086.

Last Updated September 18, 2013