RACE FOR LIFE | May 31 | 10 am - 12 pm

RACE FOR LIFE | May 31 | 10 am - 12 pm

With the Race for Life, the Portuguese League Against Cancer-NRN intends to raise € 25,000.00, to support cancer patients, a risk group that needs special attention and care.

  • 25975


    104% of 25 000€

    1355 backers

  • 08/06/2020

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With the Race for Life, the Portuguese League Against Cancer-NRN intends to raise € 25,000.00, to support cancer patients, a risk group that needs special attention and care.

With the pandemic, the Northern Regional Center of the Portuguese League Against Cancer got even closer to cancer patients, with a Free Covid-19 Cancer Support Line and with the effective reinforcement of various types of support.
In this context, it launched the “Race for Life”, to obtain € 25,000.00 for the benefit of cancer patients, particularly those most in need, with social support, purchase and delivery of masks, psycho-oncological and legal support.

How to participate

Each participant chooses the location or the route of the activity.

You can walk, run, cycle, swim, paddle, go up and down stairs, perform gymnastic exercises, touch the ball or practice other sports or recreational activities.

You will be able to set your personal goal to cover as many kilometers as you can.

The Organization will award originality prizes.


Online registration and donation to participate: until 8:00 pm on May 30, 2020.

The registration fee is a mandatory donation, the amount of which is chosen by each participant.

Even after the event, until June 7th, donations can be granted.


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Organization Contacts

[t] 225 492 423 [tlm] 910 945 181 [@] corridaparaavida@ligacontracancro.pt

About the author

What we do:

The Northern Regional Nucleus develops a set of projects and services within the scope of the mission, objectives and strategic guidelines of the Portuguese League Against Cancer, with emphasis on the following:

  • Hospital Volunteering
  • Social support for cancer patients and family
  • Social Support Service Office
  • Patient Reception Unit
  • Day and Occupational Support Center
  • Psychological support to cancer patients and family
  • Juridical support
  • Health education
  • Breast Cancer Screening Program
  • Diagnosis of skin lesions
  • Research support
  • Pedagogical Research Laboratory
Financing and Fundraising

The Portuguese League Against Cancer (LPCC) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization, declared of Public Utility and exempt from IRC, qualified to receive donations from individuals and companies, which, upon receipt issued by LPCC, will have a fiscal framework. on IRS and IRC, respectively.

Not receiving any state subsidies for the development of its activities and programs, the donations granted to the LPCC, above all due to the height of its annual national fund, are the financial guarantor of the pursuit of the various aspects of its mission.

In addition to the National Pedestal, IRS consignment, inheritances, donations and bequests, are other important sources of revenue, with a slight increase in donations, especially from companies, which assume their social responsibility.

On the other hand, the LPCC organizes or promotes the realization of other types of initiatives, such as fundraising dinners, concerts and other solidarity shows, walks, races and other solidarity sporting events, with a view to obtaining funds that allow the continuation of the mission and objectives of the Institution.

Budget and due dates

The amount raised will revert, in its totality, in favor of the Portuguese League Against Cancer - Núcleo Regional do Norte, to provide support to cancer patients, namely social support, purchase and delivery of masks and psycho-oncological and legal support.

PPL is not charging any fees for this campaign except for the payment costs

  • Surgical masks

    Invest with
    25€ or more

    Surgical masks

    30 surgical masks for cancer patients.

    94 backers

  • Psycho-Oncological Support

    Invest with
    50€ or more

    Psycho-Oncological Support

    Psycho-oncology consultations for cancer patients and their families.

    50 backers

  • Juridical support

    Invest with
    75€ or more

    Juridical support

    Legal support consultations for cancer patients.

    38 backers

  • Donation of excellence

    Invest with
    200€ or more

    Donation of excellence

    Donation for all services that the Portuguese League Against Cancer-NRN provides for the benefit of cancer patients and their families, but also for civil society in general, such as free breast cancer screening.

    11 backers

Fri, 19/07/2024 - 22:29

Tue, 09/06/2020 - 17:52

Payout completed

The raised funds have been transferred to the campaign owner


Campaign ended

The campaign successfully raised the initial target

Fri, 05/06/2020 - 07:49

100% reached

WE DID IT! We met our initial target but the fundraising can continue

Thu, 28/05/2020 - 00:42

50% reached

We've just achieved half the target! The glass is now more full than empty ;)

Tue, 12/05/2020 - 22:58

First five backers

We've gathered the first 5 backers. Hurray!

Campaign launched


1355 members of the PPL community
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  • 236
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