Race for a CURE

Penn State Atlanta and Diamonds Over Georgia are once again participating in the CURE Childhood Cancer's 29th Annual Lauren's Run & Picnic. As a community service/philanthropy event, a team "Diamonds Over Georgia," has been created for you to join and support. Lauren's Run is a Peachtree Road Race qualifier and takes place on April 24th. The event is fun for the whole family. It includes a 5k (Peachtree qualifier), 2k Fun Run/Walk, Tot Trot, games, prizes, elaborate face-painting, enormous inflatables, music and dancing, arts and crafts, a full lunch, and so much more! Pelase join your fellow Penn Staters as we race for a CURE to end this horrible disease.

  • To join the Diamonds Over Georgia team (in-person or virtual) or make a donation, please register by clicking here. 
  • If you don't wish to run and want to give back, please consider volunteering to help out with any of the other events during the day. You can explore options here. 

Schedule of Events:

7:00-9:45am      Race Day Registration and Number Pick-Up

7:45am               Warm-up for 5k

8:00am               5k Run

9:00am               5k Awards

9:30am               Warm-up for 2k

9:45am               2k Fun Run/Walk

10:30am             Tot Trot (Ages 4 & under)

10:am-1:00pm    CURE Family Picnic/Carnival