Run For Dennis 5k is now an IRS 501(c)3 charity!

Great News for Run for Dennis! We had our first "official" meeting this past weekend as a registered 501c3 public charity!! This means so much for our fundraising efforts, and we have some great ideas in store for year #4!
Huge thanks to all that came to our meeting - we couldn't do this without your help!! Please share this page with your friends - many companies will match donations, or contribute, now that we have our charity status! Any questions, need sponsor or donation info, or want to help too? - email us at

Look for changes to the website, posters, and registration coming soon! March 14th, 2015 at 10am!

Host Your Own Virtual Run for Dennis Race!

Last year, several satellite Run for Dennis races were held, including Charlotte, North Carolina and Detroit, Michigan. Please contact Race Director, Jessica Newson at if interested in hosting your own Run for Dennis race. Here are a few photos from our satellite races:


2nd Annual Run For Dennis Honoring Dennis Pacheco Race Registration Now Open

The 2nd annual Run For Dennis registration is now open! Be there, March 16th 2013 - same time, same place! More info to come, check out our website! You can register at, or link there from our website as well! Or just click the button below to register!
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Thank You Letters from BCAN and Strong Memorial

The Run for Dennis Team is proud to support Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network and University of Rochester Medical Center’s Urology Program.



$14,000 Raised!

Thanks to all of your support, The Run For Dennis raised $14,000 this year! AMAZING!

These funds go directly to support:

  • Strong Memorial Hospital - Dr. Messing
  • BCAN (Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
  • Oncology Unit at Oswego Hospital

We couldn’t have done this without you! Join us at next year’s race on March 16th, 2013!!