NYC Marathon Logo 2018 SquareRun with #TeamTKC

Tackle Kids Cancer raises crucial funds to support pediatric cancer research occurring at the Children’s Cancer Institute at Hackensack Meridian Health.  Since our inception in September 2015, over 14,000 donations have raised $5.5 million. 

Running for #TeamTKC makes you vital in our quest to raise money for pediatric cancer research.  Team athletes train and participate in athletic races including marathons, half marathons, and triathlons. 

Tackle Kids Cancer is proud to have a team running in the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.  Our runners will be celebrating a milestone, honoring loved ones, and raising awareness for the need for pediatric cancer research.

To register as a runner on our team, and start fundraising you must first officially register with the Tackle Kids Cancer office.  Please contact Lauren Coticchio Willis, Lauren.Willis@HackensackMeridian.org  or 551-996-3573 to start this process or confirm your registration. 


After you are registered as a runner (through NYRR and the Tackle Kids Cancer office),
you may set up your fundraising page here:
Click the “Start Fundraising” button
to start working towards your fundraising commitment and set up your personal fundraising page.


Making a donation on behalf of a runner? Search the participants on the left, select their page and donate online.
Checks may also be mailed to:  Tackle Kids Cancer, c/o Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation, 160 Essex Street, Suite 101 Lodi, NJ 07644. Checks should be made out to: Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation.
Please Include “2018 NYC Marathon” and the runner’s name that you are supporting in the memo.

Thank you for your support.  Together we can Tackle Kids Cancer!