Check out the details in the Event Calendar under Upcoming Events! This annual run helps and supports the efforts of the Danville-Pittsylvania Cancer Association (DPC), formally Danville Cancer Association since 2010. Danville-Pittsylvania Cancer Association provides financial assistance to cancer patients in Danville and Pittsylvania County. Established in 1959, DPC is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization who's funds are used to assist the residents of the Danville/Pittsylvania County region to defray the costs of cancer-related prescriptions, transportation, nutritional supplements, medical equipment and supplies, wigs, and prosthesis. DPC also have two support groups, COPING and Throw Paint at Cancer, as well as educational materials.