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  • Directions to the Event

    The Walk/Fun Run is located in the Gazebo area behind Children’s Fairyland inside Lakeside Park at Lake Merritt. The address to the park is 699 Bellevue Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610.

     

    1. Transit Directions:
    BART: Get off at the 19th Street station. Take the 20th Street stairway to street level. Walk on 20th Street to Harrison Street. Turn left on Harrison. Turn right on Grand Avenue. Fairyland is one block away, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue (right side).

    AC Transit: Take the #12 bus from the 19th Street BART station to Children’s Fairyland.

     

    2. Driving Directions:


    STARTING FROM

    Marin, Richmond: Take 80 west to 580 east (toward Hayward)
    San Francisco: Take the Bay Bridge to 580 east (toward Hayward)
    Walnut Creek: Take 24 through the Caldecott Tunnel to 580 east (toward Hayward)
    Berkeley: Take 580 east (toward Hayward)

     

    & FOLLOW THESE DIRECTIONS

     

    From 580 east: Take the Harrison Street exit in Oakland and turn right onto Harrison. Turn left at Grand Avenue. Fairyland is one block away, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue. Turn to the right and park.

     

    STARTING FROM:

    Hayward, San Leandro, and Pleasanton: Take 580 west to the MacArthur/Harrison exit in Oakland. Turn left on Harrison and left on Grand Avenue. Fairyland is one block away on the right, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue.

    San Jose, Hayward, and Fremont: Take 880 north to the Oak Street exit in Oakland. Turn right on Oak, which becomes Lakeside Drive. Turn right on Grand Avenue. Fairyland is located one block away, at the intersection of Grand and Bellevue (right side).

     

    PARKING:
    ENTER ON GRAND AVENUE IN FRONT OF CHILDREN’S FAIRYLAND. $5.00 WEEKEND/HOLIDAY PARKING.

    THERE IS ALSO ON-STREET METERED AND NON-METERED PARKING – BE SURE AND FEED METERS.

     

  • 5K Walk/Run

    August 27, 2016

    Lake Merritt, Oakland

    FedEx Presents The 12th Annual
    Faith Fancher Breast Cancer Challenge

  • FedEX

    2016 Naming Sponsor

    FedEX

    Official Radio Sponsor

    Q102.1 FM

    Official Radio Sponsor

    KBLX FM

    Official Radio Sponsor

    Cooperative Center Federal Credit Union
    Wells Fargo
    Fox Graphics
    KRON4
    KTVU Fox 2
    Kaiser Permanente
    Macy's
    Chop Bar
    San Francisco Giants
    PG&E
    Give Something Back
    Whole Foods Market Oakland
    Golden State Warriors
    Oakland A's
    Oakland Raiders
    Golden State Grand Chapter/Eastern Star
    TMG Partners
    John's Grill
    East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
    Dignity Health
    Dignity Health Sequoia Hospitall
    St. Mary's Medical Center
    Union Bank
    Torrey Pines Bank
    Carol Ann Read Breast Health Center
    Coliseum Lexus of Oakland
    How Ya Bean
    Del Monte
    California Academy of Sciences
    Kashi
    Penrose
  • Event Highlights

    Entertainment, Raffle Prizes, & More!

    2016 Event Emcee - Frank Sommerville - KTVU-Fox2

    2016 Event Emcee - Dave Clark - KTVU-Fox2

    2016 Event Emcee - Freska

    96.5 KOIT On-Air Personality (3pm - 8pm)

    2016 Warm-up Host Kerry Silverstone with FOF Board Member Renel

    Entertainment by
    Gary Kirven & Friends ​

    RAFFLE PRIZES
    Ticket Price: 1 for $20 / 3 for $50

    1. Great Restaurant Tour. One person will win dinner for two @ each of 5 Bay Area Restaurants – including Calavera, Penrose, and  Pizzaiola - approximate value $750 total - Alcohol & Gratuity NOT included. Red Ticket 
    2. $500 Grocery Gift Card – donated by The East Bay Asian Local Development Agency. Pink Ticket
    3. Sports Memorabilia Package – S.F. Giants: 2 Autographed Baseballs: Joe Panik & Matt Cain & Autographed photos from Denard Span and Sergio Romo and A Vintage 2015 Madison Baumgarner Bobblehead. Golden State Warrior: Autographed Draymond Green Replica Jersey and from the Oakland Raiders: A Clive Wolford Autographed Football. Blue Ticket
    4. Four (4) – 2 Day Passes to Disneyland and/or California Adventure. (Airfare not included) Exp. 6/17 Value $850. Orange Ticket

    Bonus for 2016: There will be a voter registration table at the event!

  • ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

    REGISTER SATURDAY ONSITE @ 8:30 AM

    Register to walk, run, or join one of our exciting teams!

  • About the Breast Cancer Challenge

    A community tradition

    The annual Faith Fancher Breast Cancer Challenge is a 5K walk/run fundraiser for Friends of Faith (FOF), a nonprofit created to honor the legacy of Faith Fancher. Money raised by this event enables FOF to provide grants to local, community-based organizations that support uninsured and underinsured, low-income women and men undergoing treatment for breast cancer.

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    Friends of Faith, Inc.
    3232 Elm Street, 2nd Floor
    Oakland, CA 94609

    Phone: (510) 834-4142
    Fax: (510) 834-4537
    Email: info [at] faithfancher.org

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