This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.Each year, thousands of people are diagnosed with brain tumors. The National Brain Tumor Society is dedicated to raising awareness and funding to help find a cure for brain cancer. The Sacramento Brain Freeze event raises money for brain tumor research . The event also gives people a chance to honor those affected and remember loved ones who have passed due to a brain tumor. The funds raised benefit the National Brain Tumor Society. Mae sat down with Sacramento Brain Freeze volunteer Courtney Gessford to get the details on this weekend’s event. Sacramento Brain Freeze Saturday, October 19th 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Nimbus Dam Recreation Area $35 per person to register (916) 817-7599 FOX40 is a proud sponsor of the event and staff participated in the polar-plunge! Check out the video below from last year’s event.