Los Angeles, CA, March 26, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Benefiting the Children’s Cancer Research Fund, the Kids 4 Kids 5k Run/Walk and All-Star Carnival announces its celebrity National Spokespersons Team. Celebrities include: Emma Roberts, “Valentine’s Day;” Jordan Farmar, Los Angeles Lakers; Luc Robitaille, President, Business Operations for Los Angeles Kings Hockey Club; Landon Donovan, LA Galaxy; Michael Cooper, Head Coach, USC Womenʼs Basketball, Former Head Coach, Los Angeles Sparks, Former NBA Player, Los Angeles Lakers; Noelle Quinn, Los Angeles Sparks Guard and Former UCLA All-American; and Rafael Furcal, Los Angeles Dodgers.
“I am so thrilled to be involved again with the Children’s Cancer Research Fund Kids 4 Kids RUN/WALK. I look forward to sharing this day with the kids and expect this year to be the best one yet,” said Roberts.
Created in response to the incredible generosity of children wanting to help other children with cancer, the Kids 4 Kids Run/Walk empowers them to take immediate action to help find a cure while bringing together friends and family for a fun day of activity and entertainment. Held on Sunday, April 25, the All-Star Carnival includes a finish line entertainment, rides and game booths staffed by celebrities and athletes.
“This organization continually makes an impact on the world of research for children’s cancers, and I’m happy to do whatever I can to support and bring attention to their fight,” Farmar said.
Presenting Sponsor and Team Owner is TOYOTA and Team Manager is AEG. The event will take place at L.A. LIVE (across from STAPLES Center) at Chick Hearn Court, at the corner of 11th and Figueroa. Event registration begins at 8:00 a.m. while Radio Disney Warm-Up takes place from 8:00 a.m. to 10 a.m. All-Star Carnival opens at 10:30 a.m. Yum 4 My Tum Food Court opens at 11:00 a.m.
Anyone wishing to participate is encouraged to register in advance at www.ccrf-kids.org. Advance registration fee is $10 (under 18) and $25 (18 and over); On-site registration fee is $20 (under 18) and $35 (18 and over). To learn more about Children’s Cancer Research Fund, visit www.ccrf-kids.org.
Established in 1987, CCRF is dedicated to providing national support for clinical research in pediatric cancer, while improving the medical environment for all children. A Healthier and Happier tomorrow is the mission and promise of Children's Cancer Research Fund to children and their parents everywhere.