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Kairos Cannabis Research Foundation works with Colleges/Universities to develop their cannabis institutional research programs by providing them with funding through philanthropic initiatives. 

 

We are committed to advancing the scientific understanding of the potential benefits and risks of medicines derived from cannabis through clinical research trials. 

Our Social impact Organization Runner's High 5k, LLC is firmly, settled in the intersection between athleticism, social innovation and dynamic approaches to fundraising, Runners High 5k’s mission is to provide funds for various cannabis research initiatives every year while spreading awareness for the positive benefits of CBD for athletes and non-athletes alike.

In 2021-2022, the run will take place in Detroit, Michigan. The run will support cannabis biomedical research programs at reputable institutions such as University of Michigan and other institutions.

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FOUNDER & FOUNDING MEMBERS

Gage Cannabis Co.

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Diop I. Shumake

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Founder & Executive Director

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Runner's High 5k, LLC

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Founding Members

Founding Members

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Ronald Falls, Jr.
Board Chair

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Kinchasa Taylor
Board Vice-Chair

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"THE USE OF CANNABINOIDS AS A FIRST LINE OF DEFENSE FOR PHYSICAL AND MENTAL THERAPY IS AN UNSPOKEN TRUTH IN MANY CULTURES. I CREATED KAIROS TO BE A VEHICLE THAT WILL HELP US SHINE LIGHT ON THE NEED FOR CANNABIS R&D IN HEALTH AND WELLNESS SPACE. KAIROS CANNABIS RESEARCH FOUNDATION WILL BE A VOICE TO CHANGE THE NARRATIVE AROUND CANNA-ATHLETICS & RD."

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