Outreach Programs

Ways to SET the PACE

You can help make a difference!

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Look no closer than your own community to educate others about prostate cancer and encouraged men to take action. Get involved by participating or organizing a prostate cancer program in your area.

There are multiple ways to participate in the SET the PACE Event Series.  Whether you’re looking to host a large event with the goal of raising a large monetary amount or just to host a simply awareness program, you can be involved with SET the PACE. 

Examples of SET the PACE Events

  • Run/Walk Events: 5K, 10K, Half or Full Marathon
  • Bicycling Events: Road or Mountain biking.
  • Motorcycle Rides: Poker Rides or Scenic Tours
  • Galas
  • Health Conferences
  • Golf Tournaments
  • Beer Tasting & Restaurant Fundraising Nights
  • Corporate Charity Day – Program in a Box

The First Step:

  • Start a new SET the PACE event.
  • Approach an existing event to partner with the SET the PACE Event Series.
  • Designate PCEC as the beneficiary of an existing event.

SET the PACE Events Requirements

  • Give men, women and their families the facts about prostate cancer.
  • Encourages all men over 35 years of age to get screened
  • Encourages men to Choose to Know and Know to Choose.
  • Celebrates fathers, brothers, husbands, sons and friends.
  • Uses PCEC’s education materials as an educational tool.
  • Retain the majority of the funds for a greater impact on the local community. Funds need to be used to further expand prostate cancer education, screenings, research and awareness.

Benefits of Partnering

Who Partners with SET the PACE Event Series?

Anyone who wants to be involved in the fight against prostate cancer!
Most partners have been touched by prostate cancer in one form or another:
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  • Family or friends of survivors
  • Urology practices
  • Hospitals
  • Medical centers
  • Cancer centers
  • Prostate cancer support groups
  • Prostate cancer foundations
  • Anyone wanting to save lives!


The National SET the PACE Event Series provides our events with a variety of benefits that encompass:

A Respected National Organization: Your event becomes part of a proven and successful organization recognized by the top urologists and prostate cancer support groups.

A Credible Non-profit Umbrella: Your even becomes part of our 501c3—greatly simplifying your fundraising efforts!
Funds Stay Local – Local partners retain the majority of the funds, thereby creating a greater impact in the local community.
Educational Materials –PCEC’S council of experts regularly develops fresh educational and awareness materials for your use and distribution.

National Sponsor Support – PCEC supports each event with a variety of items from our national sponsors each year.  We have provided our events items such as backpacks, water bottles, goodie bags, bracelets and other cause related items.

Contacts - We have a large network of companies that you can reach out to for sponsorship, expo area vendors, or donations.  We can even help you find a race director or timing service!

Survivor T-shirts – We supply each event with free blue Survivor T-shirts.

SET the PACE Race Kit:  For those partners hosting an athletic event, we provide a Race Kit which supplies everything imaginable:

  • National Templates: SET the PACE develops every template needed for a successful event, including budgets, press releases, sponsorship forms and contracts, interview tips and speaking points.
  • National Discounts: We have established—and give you access to— national discounts for awards, medals, bibs, t-shirts and other things you never knew you would need!
  • Banners and Signage: No need to worry about the standard signage or banners.  PCEC’s race kit includes start/finish line banners, mile markers and more.  We also send samples of race brochures and posters to help you generate additional ideas.
  • CONVIO: We’ve invested funds up-front for the top race and fundraising software—so your event coordinator can swiftly, smoothly, and successfully set up its website and registration.


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Get Involved

You can help make a difference! Look no closer than your own community to educate others about prostate cancer and encouraged men to take action. Get involved by participating or organizing a prostate cancer program in your area.

Read more: Get Involved

2014 Schedule

2014 SET the PACE Event List. 

For a complete list of all PECE programs, events and screenings please visit our Site Screening and Event finder.

J West Prostate Cancer Run 5K
South Gulfport, FL
January 5, 2014

Run For the Ribbon Gala
Detroit, MI
June 14, 2014

Mac's SET the PACE For BE A SUPERHERO for a Day 5K
Denver, CO
Sunday, September 7, 2014

Run For the Ribbon 5K
Detroit, MI
June 15, 2014

Man Up! Father’s Day 5K/10K
Pittsburgh, PA
June 15, 2014

100 Black Men Survivor’s Walk
St. Louis, MO
August 2014

Knoxville, TN
August 2014

Buffalo Run Golf Event 
Commerce City, CO
August 23, 2014
Knoxville, TN
August 2014


‘Don’t Fear the Finger’ Golf Outing
The Sanctuary- Castle Rock
September 11, 2014

Castle Pines Golf Club Event
Castle Rock, CO
September 19, 2014

Blue Tie Luncheon
Knoxville, TN
September 2014

Men’s Health Event
Detroit, MI
November 15, 2014

The FAST PACE Race 5K/10K
Cumming, GA
October 18, 2014

Run For All Ages 5K
Boston, MA
June 2014

Prostate Cancer Awreness Week

September 21-26, 2014

Free and low cost screenings across the nation


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