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Washington Miles for Meso Raises Record $15K for Research

The Washington Memorial 5K Miles for Meso in Federal Way, Washington raised a record-breaking $15,000 for mesothelioma research over the Fourth of July weekend. In addition, approximately 330 people ran in the race.

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About Miles For Meso

Miles for Meso is a 5K race and fun run and walk for mesothelioma awareness and research. As an advocacy initiative of the Simmons Mesothelioma Foundation, Miles for Meso seeks to bring local communities together and support research, institutions and advocacy groups in the shared fight against mesothelioma. The first race occurred the morning of Illinois Mesothelioma Awareness Day on September 26, 2009.... read more

Taking the Fight Against Mesothelioma Cancer to the Streets

Since 2009, Miles for Meso has brought together mesothelioma survivors, individuals recently diagnosed and family members of mesothelioma victims for a run and walk to raise awareness and research funding. 

In the years since, races have taken place across the country in Missouri, Flordia, Indiana, Virginia, New York, and Washington. Cumlatively, Miles for Meso events have raised over $250,000 in proceeds for the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation a non-profit organization dedicated to finding better treatments and a cure for this life-changing disease. 

Watch the video above to learn about Miles for Meso 2012. Meet the people impacted by this disease. Meet the family members who participated for their loved ones who lost their lives to mesothelioma. Meet the survivors who run for a cure. See exactly why the cause is so important and why we need your help in spreading awareness.

Mesothelioma is a rare cancer linked to exposure to asbestos that has no known cure. Learn more about the courageous people affected by mesothelioma.

Latest News & Blog Updates

Registration for The John Pavlick Miles for Meso 8K & Family Fun Run Now Open!

Jul 22, 2014

The 4th John Pavlick Miles for Meso 8K and Family Fun Run will take place on Sept. 14, 2014, at Burke Lake Park in Fairfax Station, Virginia. The start and finish line will be at Shelter C. The 2K Family Fun Run will begin at 8 a.m. with the timed 8K race following at 8:30 a.m. read more »

Washington Miles for Meso Reaches Goal of $15,000 for Mesothelioma Research

Jul 18, 2014

The 3rd Annual Washington Memorial 5k Run/Walk, which took place on July 4th in Federal Way, Washington at the Federal Way Community Center, has raised a record-breaking amount of $15,000 for mesothelioma research.   read more »

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Simmons Mesothelioma Foundation

Miles for Meso is an advocacy project of the Simmons Mesothelioma Foundation, a private, non-profit organization founded by the Simmons Law Firm. Dedicated to helping patients and families affected by mesothelioma, the Simmons Mesothelioma Foundation works with leading researchers and treatment specialists throughout the country, supporting their search for a mesothelioma cure. Learn more about the Simmons Mesothelioma Foundation.