| Penn Ride for Cancer
Penn Ride for Cancer is a 4,000 mile coast-to-coast bicycle adventure from Philadelphia, PA to San Francisco, CA intended to raise awareness about cancer prevention and to advance the treatment and care of cancer patients. The journey will be undertaken by ten students from the University of Pennsylvania with the goal of raising $50,000 for the American Cancer Society.
1 in 2 Americans will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime
564,000 Americans are expected to die of cancer this year
Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States