Thanks for coming out for the 8th annual Jack's 5k!
What an amazing day it was! Great family fun and an amazing crowd of runners, walkers, volunteers, and supporters. Thank you for your generosity!
The Jack Langseder ForeverSTRONG Foundation was established to honor the memory of Jack Desmond Langseder, who passed away in October 2009 following a courageous battle with cancer. The Foundation is dedicated to funding research for Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare pediatric cancer, and increase awareness of the challenges of this disease. We believe research is the key to the cure.
Thanks to everyone's support and generosity.
Jack Desmond Langseder was a remarkable young man. His strength and courage never wavered during his long, hard-fought battle with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. Sadly, he passed away at the age of 13 on Oct. 6, 2009. Despite his illness, Jack chose to live each day to the fullest, which continued right up until his passing.
Jack was born on Jan. 10, 1996 and lead a very healthy, active life until his diagnosis in Feb. 2007. He remained very active throughout his treatment and embodied the phrase “Livestrong” and will always being remembered as being
Proceeds from Jack‘s 5K will go to the Jack Langseder ForeverSTRONG Foundation of The Delaware Community Foundation (DCF) to support pediatric cancer research and awareness. DCF is an IRS-certified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (ID #22-2804785).