BT5K: What It Is

The American Brain Tumor Association’s BT5K (Breakthrough for Brain Tumors 5K) is your opportunity to support the ABTA mission of providing critical funding for brain tumor research and patient support services.

Choose from in-person or virtual events.
Register as an individual or start a team!

The ABTA is the oldest non-profit dedicated to the brain tumor community. 

Our mission: to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis.

Our 2023 event series will be announced in January. Thank you for your support!

The American Brain Tumor Association’s BT5K (Breakthrough for Brain Tumors 5K) is your opportunity to support the ABTA mission of providing critical funding for brain tumor research and patient support services.

Choose from in-person or virtual events. Register as an individual or start a team!

Our 2023 event series will be announced in January. Thank you for your support!

Need help registering or want more information?

Email our Events team: events@abta.org 

The American Brain Tumor Association has raised over $34 million for brain tumor research. 

Need help registering or want more information?

Email our Events team: events@abta.org 

The American Brain Tumor Association has raised over $34 million for brain tumor research. 

Share Your BT5K Experience

Whether in-person or virtual, the BT5K community gathers on social media using #bt5k. We can’t wait to see you!

Use #bt5k to share your story
on social media

National Presenting Sponsors

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Regional Presenting Sponsor

GT Medical Technologies

Learn More About Us

American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) is a nonprofit corporation and a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization (23-7286648). All donations are tax deductible to the
fullest extent allowed under law.