Other Events

Color Blaze 5Ktm

Coming again in 2017!

Memorial's Regional Burn Center partnered with Color Blaze 5K™ to provide a fun-filled, family-oriented 5K event in Southwind Park in Springfield.

In 2015 more than 1,400 people participated in the Color Blaze 5K, which raised $2,800 for Memorial's Regional Burn Center. The money provides:

  • Education curricula and materials for area college nursing classes
  • Community outreach efforts to train volunteer firefighters and other first responders 

Learn more about the Color Blaze 5K.

Memorial Transplant Services 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 

Memorial Transplant Services holds the annual 5K Run/Walk to raise funds to benefit our Transplant Patient Assistance Fund. The Transplant Patient Assistance Fund assists patients with:

  • Transportation expenses involved with doctor visits
  • Lodging needs for patients and their family members during pre-transplant workup, the period immediately following transplant surgery and during periods of treatment for rejection
  • Prescription medication costs and/or co-pays
  • Funding for other emergent transplant-related issues

Learn more about the Memorial Transplant Services 5K Run/Walk.