Raised: $113,668.43 Goal: $150,000.00

PurpleStride Jacksonville 2017

PurpleStride Jacksonville was a powerful and inspiring day. Together we have raised over $111,000 - thank you for all of your support!

Race results will be found at the link here.*
*Results will become available after the event.

PurpleStride walks are among the largest sources of funding for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride, you join a vibrant community of survivors, impacted families, loved ones, researchers and advocates committed to rewriting the future of this deadly disease. Learn more.

University of North Florida (between the UNF Arena and Student Wellness Complex)
11852 University of North Fl
Jacksonville, FL 32224

Event Contact
Diane Dudash-Dykes


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About PurpleStride 

PurpleStride is one of the largest sources of funding for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

Through fundraisers across the country we are able to make strides to advance research, continue to serve more and more patients, and be the leading provider of pancreatic cancer services and information in the world. Learn more.

Scientific Research

Scientific Research

We push research forward through our nationally acclaimed grants program and clinical initiatives.

Patient Services

Patient Services

We connect patients with the latest treatment options and provide in-depth disease information.

Government Advocacy

Government Advocacy

We advocate for legislative support from Congress to increase federal research funding.

Community Engagement

Community Engagement

We lead and activate communities across the globe for our cause.

Strider Stories 

It was by pure chance that I went to the emergency room one day in May. Who knew what I thought was “gas pain” would change my life forever.

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In 1989, Todd Horne lost his mother to the disease. Then in 2015, Todd was diagnosed with stage II pancreatic cancer.

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We stride because it's what "Papa Z" would have done. Creating Team Papa Z has been one of the best decisions I've ever made.

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Event Updates 
PurpleStride is Back!

PurpleStride is back and better than ever! We're still finalizing details for this year's event, but keep checking back here for details.

Register now and join us for a day filled with hope and inspiration to raise funds, awareness and support for pancreatic cancer! Register here.

Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup will take place on Friday, November 3 from 4:00 p.m. t 6:30 p.m. at Mattress Firm on 4865 Town Center Pkwy in Jacksonville. Visit the Packet Pickup section on the Event Details page for more info and how to RSVP if you are a team captain. Learn more.

We stride to make sure that other people have a chance, because a five year survival rate of 9 percent is unacceptable and because it's what "Papa Z" would have done.

Allison Zalesny, PurpleStride Fundraiser