Partner Events

Comedy Night with Denise Price Thomas benefitting Cancer Services of Gaston County

Comedy Night with Denise Price Thomas

Saturday, June 1, 2024

🎉 Exciting Update! 🌟 In celebration of Cancer Survivor’s Day, the upcoming comedy event featuring the amazing Denise Price Thomas is now absolutely FREE! Thanks to the generosity of Denise and First United Methodist Church, everyone is invited to join us for a night of laughter without any cost. This gesture is a testament to their commitment to bringing joy and support to our community, especially to those touched by cancer. Don’t miss out on this special event—it’s sure to be a night to remember! 🎭💖

😄🎗️ Join us for an unforgettable Night of Comedy with Denise Price Thomas & her alter ego “Gladys Friday” at First United Methodist Church Theatre on June 1st, 2024! 🎙️🗓️

Denise & “Gladys” are sure to leave you in stitches! Kicking things off as “Gladys Friday” Healthcare Comedian with her uproarious stand-up routine, laughter & inspiration continues as she returns to the stage as Denise, engaging with the audience and fielding questions. 🎭💬

During the change, Kim Elmore will take the stage to share more about the work of Cancer Services. 🗣️🎗️

📍First United Methodist Theatre – 162 E Main, Gastonia, NC 28052 🕖 Show starts at 6:30 pm. Doors open at 5:30 pm. 💵 $25 per ticket

Thanks to Lisa Marisiddaiah & FUMC Community Health Ministry, this event is in honor of National Cancer Survivors Day.  

Your ticket purchase will benefit those who are living with cancer right here within our community through Cancer Services of Gaston County. So let’s laugh together and make a difference in the lives of others! 💕🎗️

The Topless Cruise

Convertibles for a Cause

Saturday, October 26, 2024
First Presbyterian Church of Belmont
102 S. Central Ave., Belmont, NC

Founded by Denise Price Thomas in 2013, The Topless Cruise: Convertibles for a Cause raises money each October for Cancer Services of Gaston County.

Starting at the First Presbyterian Church of Belmont, we’re taking a scenic cruise through the streets of Belmont to raise funds for Cancer Services of Gaston County. Whether you own a convertible, motorcycle, or any vehicle, your $100 entry fee will go directly towards assisting Gaston County residents and families affected by cancer.

  • Entry Fee: $100

  • Check-in Starts at 9 am. Cruise Starts at 10 am.

  • Register your convertible, motorcycle, or ANY vehicle in honor of a loved one with cancer.

  • 100% of proceeds directly benefit Cancer Services of Gaston County.

Topless Cruise in Belmont, NC Benefitting Cancer Services of Gaston County
Gaston County Community Foundation Run

Community Foundation Run

Saturday, April 13, 2024

Every year, over 100 nonprofits and thousands of local residents join together for one of the biggest events in Gaston County.

The Community Foundation Run includes a 5K run, 2K walk, entertainment, food, informational booths and more.

Join Cancer Services of Gaston County at the upcoming Community Foundation Run to learn more about our organization and connect with others in our community.

Walk for Wellness

Saturday, October 19, 2024

The 2022 Walk for Wellness and Health Fair in Memory of Henry A. Justice raised over $11,400! Thank you to Dr. Allison Evanoff and Myers Memorial United Methodist Church.

Cancer Benefit Walk in Gaston County