Held at select locations across the country, Skin Cancer, Take a Hike!™ supports the American Academy of Dermatology's premiere skin cancer programs and services in order to reduce incidence and death rates of this disease.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN 3 EASY STEPS:
1. Find a hike event in your community.
2. Register as a team captain, team member or as an individual.
3. Start fundraising and raising awareness.
WHY WE HIKE:
SKIN CANCER FACTS AND STATS:
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. 8,500 people are diagnosed every day.
Chances are someone you know will be affected, with 1 in 5 Americans developing skin cancer sometime in their lifetime.
It is estimated that one person dies of melanoma every hour.