Join us on sample date
Complete your race by February 28, 2021
Here's How To Get Involved!
3) Celebrate and complete your Frozen 5k independently any time before February 28, 2021. You can skate*, walk, run - anything you choose! Print your race bib, track your progress on your fundraising page, and share your photos with us using #LakePlacidCARES.
*Please note, if you choose to skate your 5k, your session/admission is not included in your registration.*
The Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation is dedicated to changing the future of cancer by funding advanced, innovative research that treats the cancer while sparing the patient. CARES is an established as a 501(c)3 and a national identity in the cancer community. CARES, which stands for Cancer Alliance for Research, Education, and Survivorship, is creating a cancer network built upon strong partnerships with leading institutions, cancer support groups, and researchers to improve the quality of life and provide better outcomes for those living with cancer.
Adirondack Health has been a key community institution in the heart of the Adirondacks for over a century and takes tremendous pride in delivering their legacy of healing to the residents and visitors who cherish the unequaled characteristics of the region. Their medical and support staff is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the patients, residents and visitors they serve. With an experienced medical staff of 60 physicians, board certified in 25 specialties, Adirondack Health provide an interdisciplinary approach that serves patients where they need us, when they need us.
The Merrill Center for Oncology Travel Fund was established in 2020 using funds raised through the Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation as a result of a Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer™ 2020 event held in Lake Placid. Eligible cancer patients will be able to access funds to assist with travel expenses related to their treatment.
“Upon request, a copy of the latest annual report can be obtained from the organization or from the Office of the Attorney General, by writing the Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271. The Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation makes contributions to non-affiliate non-profit cancer organizations and a list of all organizations which have received contributions during the past 12 months may be obtained from our Foundation upon written request.”