National Brain Tumor Society, the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, is hosting its inaugural Charlotte Brain Tumor Race on March 22, 2014 at Freedom Park in Charlotte, N.C. Registration kicks off at 7 AM followed by programs and activities from 8 AM to 12 PM. Fiercely committed to finding better treatments and ultimately a cure for people living with a brain tumor, the National Brain Tumor Society‘s inaugural event connects brain tumor survivors, patients, family members, caregivers, and friends for an inspiring, family-friendly day Participants can choose to run (5K or 10K course) or walk (5K course), and get involved by creating a new team, joining an existing team, or as individuals. Visit www.braintumorrace.org/charlotte to register, volunteer or become an event sponsor. All proceeds from the event will go toward funding critical brain tumor research and raising awareness of this devastating disease. To learn about the National Brain Tumor Society‘s current research and initiatives, visit www.braintumor.org.