Join us for the 9th annual Jack's 5k!
Sunday, November 4th, 2018, 9:00am @ Rockford Park
Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome! Sign up as an individual or grab your friends and family to create a team! If you can’t join us, please consider a donation to support the Jack Langseder ForeverSTRONG Foundation in our mission to fund much-needed research to help the 46 children diagnosed with cancer each day!
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