October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Support the cause and join upcoming walks and runs in your area throughout the month of October.
The Susan G. Komen Foundation educates, supports research, advocates for policy, and provides both emotional and financial support to patients through grants.
Last year alone, Susan G. Komen provided support for more than 50,000 families that have been impacted by breast cancer. Join the race today!
Location: Hunt Valley, MD
Date: Sunday, October 25th, 2014
Contact Information: (410) 938-8990 – email@example.com
Through passion, power and purpose, the American Cancer Society fights the fight against breast cancer. The ACS continues to provide support through information and research, as well as services and access to mammograms for women in need. All it takes is one step!
There are 3 upcoming Making Strides walks in the DMV. Find out more about a walk near you:
Location: Washington DC – Washington Monument
Date: Sunday, October 5th, 2014
Time: 9am (Registration), 10am Start
Location: Baltimore, MD –Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center Y
Date: Sunday, October 12th 2014
Time: 7:30am (Registration), 9am Start
Location: Richmond, VA – Virginia War Memorial
Date: Sunday, October 19th 2014
Brides Against Breast Cancer provides free information, programs and services to cancer patients and families. Through their nationwide tour they are able to reach thousands of patients and at the same time connect them with others.
Location: Baltimore, MD – Sheraton Inner Harbor
Date: November 21st and 22nd, 2014
Brides Against Breast Cancer returns to Baltimore, MD on December 3rd for Entrepreneurs for a Cause!
Location: Embassy Suites – Washington, DC Convention Center
Date: November 28th and 29th, 2014
Please share with us any local fundraisers, walks, fun runs or 5Ks going on in your area throughout the month of October! Or share ways you are participating and raising awareness this month for this great cause.
Post by: Ivon M., Community Outreach Committee