Thank you to EVERYONE who came out and supported both RedRush and Whitman's Pennies for Patients campaign for the Leukemia and Lymphoma society. We do not yet have a total for the amount of money raised, but we will have one in the next few days.

Results link:

RedRush Survey:  

We ask if participants could take a few minutes to fill out the questionnaire regarding this year's race. This will help us to make next year an even bigger success.


1/27/14  Update: Regular Registration period has opened for RedRush.

Runners MUST sign up before February 4th to Guarantee a tshirt on race day


RedRush 2014 date has been set!! The run will be on Sunday February 9th, and the run will start at 9:00 am. We recommend that you arrive 30 minutes in advance.




We are very excited to be unveiling our new addition to RedRush this year, RedRush Jr.

 This event, targeted towards elementary school children (ages 5-10), will feature a fun-run and other activities while the RedRush run is taking place. Children will work with Whitman students to engage in fun physical activities. Registration will cost $20 and will include a kids t-shirt, refreshments and a morning of fun!





  • Come out wearing RED (or your race T-SHIRT) and join in the fight against cancer! Registration is $25 before FEB 1st / $30 after. Registration includes a runners long-sleeve t-shirt and well as food, live entertainment and prizes!

    Come out wearing RED (or your race T-SHIRT) and join in the fight against cancer! Registration is $30 and includes a runners long sleeve t-shirt, a bib + timing chip, a runners packet as well as refreshments and food on the day of the event. Click image for more info!

  • Extra donation bins will be stationed at the race headquarters! (At Whitman)<br />
Online donations can be made at

    Donating is a great way to help fight cancer. Click image to read more and see how you can help!


    Need SSL hours or just want to help out? Now is your chance! Click image to read more!

Join Walt Whitman and its community as we take on a 5k run in hopes to cure cancer. Many people around the globe fight for their lives as they battle Leukemia and Lymphoma, and Walt Whitman has partnered with The Leukemia & Lympoma Society / Team in Training so that we can fight our own battle (the run) and help raise money! WHEN Sunday, Feb 9th, 9:00am WHERE 7100 Whittier Boulevard Bethesda, MD 20817 Race begins at 9:00, we recommend arriving 30 minutes prior to have adequate time to prepare yourself. Water and snacks will be provided. Click "Read More" for info and to register!
To put together a community event like this requires help from many people, all doing many different things. If you would like to take part in assisting us, and receive SSL hours / help a good cause, please fill the questionnaire below with contact details where we can reach you. We can use help from ALL ages, so anyone can volunteer! Click "Read more" to sign up!
Our school is excited to be participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's School & Youth Programs. Last year, students in the National Capital Area raised $850,000 to fight blood cancers like leukemia and provide services for patients and their families. This year, our school is committed to help raise even more, so we ask you to please assist our cause by making an online donation to help reach our school’s fundraising goal. It’s easy! Click "Read More" below and then click "Donate Now" to donate. You can indicate the student, teacher or classroom to credit for your donation. When you donate, you will automatically receive a taxdeductible receipt to submit to your company's matching gifts program. For more information on The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society or the School & Youth Programs, please visit and Thank you for helping in the fight against cancer! Please tell your friends and family about my page! P.S. Extra donation bins will be stationed at the race headquarters! (At Whitman)
7100 Whittier Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817
2/09/2014 8:30 am
Registration Progress
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We are hoping to get at least 700 people sign up! Help us surpass that goal and help those that need it!