It is estimated that there will are 1.3 million new cases of breast cancer this year alone. It is the most prevalent and widespread form of cancer striking people of all ages and races. It is likely that you will know someone in your lifetime that is affected by this life changing disease. That's why 19 Action News is a proud sponsor of Susan G. Komen of Northeast Ohio, an organization that's playing a vital role in fighting breast cancer right here in our community.
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has touched so many lives, including 19 Action News Anchor Romona Robinson. Romona has served as Honorary Chair of the race for 14 years, being the face of a cause that has taken her into the personal journeys of breast cancer patients across Northeast Ohio.
When you sign-up for a race you can be take pride in the knowledge that your fundraising dollars are helping someone right here in our community. So who will you touch when you register? A friend? A co-worker? A mom? A daughter? A sister?Race Information:Akron Race2nd Annual RaceSunday, July 28, 2013Firestone Stadium & Firestone Country ClubSign Up Here Cleveland Race20th Annual RaceSaturday, September 21, 2013Malls B & C Downtown ClevelandSign Up Here
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