On Saturday, April 20th, Susan G. Komen for the Cure® – Central Indiana will host its 22nd year of the Race for the Cure® in downtown Indianapolis. Proceeds from the Race benefit breast cancer patients and survivors in 21 central Indiana counties, providing outreach, access to care, diagnostics, treatment assistance, healthcare navigation, medication assistance, and support services. Your support also saves lives by funding research on the causes and potential treatments of breast cancer. Click here to register for the event which includes a competitive 5K Run, a participant 5K Walk, a one-mile Family Walk, and a 100-yard Kids’ Dash. All who register by Sunday, March 24th will be entered to win a variety of gift cards and will be eligible for a Grand Prize drawing on Race day. Walk in honor of your family members, friends, and co-workers who have successfully battled and won this disease. Walk in memory of those who aren’t as fortunate. Walk for our children’s future.
To learn more about the local prevalence of breast cancer and the Central Indiana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, please see the 2011 Community Profile Report.