Real Kids Shades Sponsoring Safe from the Sun 2012 Event

Real Kids Shades is pleased to be a sponsor of the Melanoma International Foundation’s Safe from the Sun event. This happening was conceived to honor the lives and legacy of melanoma patients. Its mission is to raise awareness about melanoma and encourage screening and early detection. Proceeds from the event will help fund family/patient hotline and email assistance as well as educational programs.


Event Details:

Safe from the Sun Walk & 5K Run

May 12th at The Villanova University campus

Event Opens – 9am
Welcome & Preliminary Awards – 10am
Kids Dash – 10am
Walk/5K – 10:30am
Awards Ceremony – 11:30am

Please visit the Melanoma International Foundation website for more details.


Here are some photos from last year’s Safe from the Sun happening that shows the spirit of the event.

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Melanoma international foundation

The Melanoma International Foundation was established in 2003 with the goal of providing scientifically sound guidance and support for people diagnosed with melanoma. They share information with those diagnosed with melanoma to help them live longer and better lives. If you cannot attend the May 12th event and would like to donate to this worthwhile cause, simply visit their website.