Be Bold, Be Fearless, Be More Than Pink at the 19th Annual Susan G. Komen Greater St. Louis Race for the Cure® on June 10
Funds Raised Through the 2017 Komen Greater St. Louis Race Benefit Local Breast Health Programs and Global Breast Cancer Research
ST. LOUIS – February 1, 2017 – Registration is open for the 19th Annual Susan G. Komen Greater St. Louis Race for the Cure®. The fundraiser takes place on Saturday morning, June 10, in downtown St. Louis. Register online at www.komenmissouri.org/STLRace through February 14 and save $5.
The Komen Greater St. Louis Race for the Cure is Komen Missouri’s signature fundraising event. Funds raised through the Komen Greater St. Louis Race for the Cure support local breast cancer screening, breast health education and patient support programs and global research efforts to find the cures.
The event will feature a 5K run/walk and a 1-mile run/walk, plus an inspiring breast cancer survivor procession and celebration. The event will honor all who are fighting and have fought breast cancer and those who have lost their lives to the disease.
Each registered participant’s 2017 Komen Greater St. Louis Race Bib will serve as admission to the Race course and Sponsors’ Row on June 10.
Registration for the 2017 Komen Greater St. Louis Race for the Cure is open at www.komenmissouri.org/STLRace. Form a team, join a team, register as an individual or choose to Sleep In for the Cure. All Race registration fees, fundraising dollars and donations make an impact in the local fight against breast cancer.
About Susan G. Komen® Missouri
Susan G. Komen Missouri is an independent, local nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting breast cancer year-round. Komen Missouri’s mission is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in its communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Komen Missouri is dedicated to meeting the breast health needs of the women, men and families in its 38-county Missouri/Illinois service area. Seventy-five percent of the organization’s net proceeds stays in the local community to fund breast cancer screening, breast health education and patient navigation and support services. The remaining 25 percent of net proceeds funds global, cutting-edge breast cancer research. Visit www.komenmissouri.org. Call 314.569.3900 (Greater St. Louis office) or 573.445.1905 (Mid-Missouri office). Connect with Komen Missouri on Facebook and Twitter.