bringing courage, strength, and grit to the fight against cancer

Join our athletic fundraising program today!

We welcome you to join Team John Wayne as the charity component of any race you do and participate in honor or memory of your family, friends and co-workers who have been affected by cancer. Team John Wayne members receive a personal fundraising webpage, fundraising tips, fun incentives, team camaraderie and more!

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Run or walk with Team John Wayne at one of our upcoming official partner events!

Click to learn more about our upcoming partner events for Team John Wayne. Don't see your favorite event listed? Click here to set up your personal fundraising website and join Team John Wayne for ANY event of your choice!

Frequently asked questions

No experience necessary!  All you’ll need is a little time and energy, and the desire to make an impact in the fight against cancer!  John Wayne Cancer Foundation staff will expertly guide you throughout your fundraising campaign.  You’ll receive a personal fundraising webpage, sample fundraising letters, and lots of proven fundraising tips.  We’ll even help you create a personalized fundraising plan, and guide you step by step to meet – and surpass - your fundraising goal.   

Absolutely.  There are plenty of opportunities to share your personal story and to honor those that have inspired our fundraising efforts.  There’s even an opportunity to name a JWCF grant in honor of someone you know.  Contact JWCF to learn more.

Sure!  We welcome you to join Team John Wayne for any race you do and participate in honor of your own cancer heroes.  You’ll still receive fundraising support, fun incentives, and more.  Just select “Choose My Own Event” when you activate your Team John Wayne webpage.

Yes!  Creating a friends and family team is easy. Call us at (949) 631-8400 and we can help you through the process.

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