When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride Maryland 2017 Presented by Edward J. Friedman Foundation, Inc., the walk to end pancreatic cancer, you join a vibrant community of survivors, impacted families, loved ones, researchers and advocates committed to rewriting the future of this deadly disease. Your fundraising and participation directly funds efforts to help patients and families. Come out and stride with us!

Event Day Schedule

Sunday, 10/08/2017

  • 7:30 a.m. Registration

  • 8:30 a.m. Opening Ceremonies

    The Opening Ceremonies highlight why it’s crucial to take action in this fight, from the words of a survivor or special guest.

  • 9 a.m. 5K Run/Walk Begins

Location Details

800 South Rolling Road
Baltimore, MD

Want to train on the route before the event? View the route map for this run/walk.

Event parking will be available in parking lots #7 & #8 at CCBC- Catonsville; please follow the signs once you enter the venue.

We love animals just as much as you do! However, due to safety and liability reasons, pets are unfortunately not allowed at Pancreatic Cancer Action Network events. Service animals are, of course, welcome.

Strollers and wheelchairs are absolutely welcome at PurpleStride!

Registration Information

  • Participant Types
  • Pre-Event
  • Event Day
  • Participant Type:   Survivor
  • Pre-Event:   FREE
  • Event Day:   FREE
  • Participant Type:   Adult Timed
  • Pre-Event:   $30
  • Event Day:   $35
  • Participant Type:   Adult Untimed
  • Pre-Event:   $25
  • Event Day:   $30
  • Participant Type:   Youth Timed
  • Pre-Event:   $15
  • Event Day:   $20
  • Participant Type:   Youth Untimed
  • Pre-Event:   $10
  • Event Day:   $15
  • Participant Type:   Virtual Strider
  • Pre-Event:   FREE
  • Event Day:   N/A
  • Participant Type:   Volunteer
  • Pre-Event:   $5
  • Event Day:   $5

Click here (PDF) to download the event registration form.

A few things to keep in mind:
  • Youth registration is for children ages 3-12. Children ages 2 and younger are not required to register.

  • Your registration fee will count toward your personal fundraising goal, and you’ll receive an email including your registration confirmation and tax information. Please note that registration fees are not tax-deductible.

Register by the dates listed below in order to secure these benefits.

  • Online Registration: Wed., October 4 at 11:59 p.m. PST
    Registration will still be available at packet pick-up and on event day.

  • Mail-In Registration: Fri., September 29
    Your mailed registration form must be received by this date in order to be processed for the event.

  • T-Shirt: Sun., September 17 at 11:59 p.m. PST
    Registration must be processed by this date in order to guarantee an event T-shirt.

Packet Pick-up

Beat the lines on event day by picking up your T-shirt at packet pick-up. Registration prices increase on event day, so make sure to invite friends and family to register at this time if they haven’t already done so!

More packet pick-up information will be available closer to the event.

  • Faith Lutheran Church *Click the location for directions.
    8 Sherwood Rd., Cockeysville, MD 21030
    2:00 - 6:30 p.m. on Friday, October 6.

  • CCBC - Catsonville, Parking Lot 6 *Click the location for directions.
    800 S Rolling Rd., Catonsville, MD 21228
    1:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7.

Are you a Captain of a team with five or more members who’d like to pick up packets for your entire team? RSVP in advance so that you get your materials quicker at packet pick-up. If you decide to pick up for your entire team (please, no partial team pick-ups), make sure to let each member know so that there isn’t any confusion!

Special Guest

Chardelle Moore is a television host, reporter and producer at FOX45 Baltimore! Additionally, she anchors BMORE Lifestyle, a daily lifestyle/entertainment talk show airing weekdays on FOX45's sister station MyTV 24 Baltimore!

Chardelle began her career as a production assistant at BET in Washington D.C. After paying her dues behind the scene, she got her on-camera start hosting for a digital music network. Shortly after, she landed a television hosting gig on The CW affiliate in Washington DC. Chardelle reported on arts, entertainment, and culture throughout the DC region and interviewed some of Hollywood’s biggest names! She was also an anchor at KALI TV and spent some time at CBS Radio in Washington D.C.

Her vibrant on-camera appeal has landed her in television commercials for major brands like Colgate, Chevrolet, The Home Depot, Shoppers, BGE and Kaiser Permanente. A national cover model, she is a former Miss Caribbean Metro USA where she served as a spokesperson for the Caribbean American community!

Even as busy full-time television personality and producer, Chardelle has managed to build a successful motivational speaking career! Nicknamed, "Motivational Moore,” she is blessed to travel all over the country and internationally using her own experiences to motivate others to find their purpose and to become the best version of themselves! From the White House, schools, colleges, community events and countless organizations!

Chardelle has received several awards for her professional and community work. Most recently, she was the recipient of the “Rising Media Star Award 2017” presented by Caribbeana Communications Incorporated (CCI).

She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communications with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Public Relations from Marymount University. During her time at the university, she held several leadership positions including co-founding the African Caribbean Student Association and a proud charter member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated. Chardelle was the Cultural Arts and Lecture Chair where she hosted a live campus show. She received the Marymount University Senior Leadership Award for demonstrating excellence in her community outreach initiatives in the metropolitan area and inspiring other students to take her lead.

Event Contact Information

Still have questions or want to find out more? We’re here to help! Contact the appropriate individuals below.