A LIST OF EVENTS RELATED TO BREAST CANCER HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE
  • Saturday, October 20, 2012
  • 8:30 pm
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    2012 Pink Tie Gala
      Richmond, VA

    Presented by the Bon Secours Cancer Institute

    Enjoy a night of great food, dancing to live music with Casper,  Silent Auctions, The Celebration of Life Dance Team, and more dancing!

    The sixth annual dance to raise funds for Breast Cancer awareness, education, and research, in our community.

    Tickets are only $85.00 and 100% of the net proceeds going to the Central Va. Affiliate of  Susan G. Komen for the Cure®

    Space is limited, so order early (Advanced tickets only.  No tickets will be sold at the door)

    The 2011 Gala Sold Out Early.
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  • Saturday, October 27, 2012
  • 5:30 am
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    Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Charlotte, NC
      Charlotte, North Carolina

    The Avon Walk Charlotte presents a unique atmosphere where big city style meets down-home appeal. With a Southern ambiance all its own, the Queen City’s broad, tree-lined streets and majestic homes provide a beautiful scenic backdrop for the Walk.

    Charlotte has been named one of the “Top 20 Walking Cities” in the nation, joining the list at number four by Prevention Magazine. The landscape of Charlotte is ever-changing. What better way to see it than by helping others in the fight against breast cancer.

    IN IT for a purpose

    The walk is up to 26.2 miles on Saturday ...

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  • Sunday, November 04, 2012
  • 6:00 am
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    2012 Komen Race for the Cure Austin
      Austin, Texas

    Race Basics

    The 2011 Komen Austin Race for the Cure® will be held Sunday, November 13 in downtown Austin. All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable, even in the event of inclement weather. The Race is a 5k (3.1 miles), we also offer a 1 mile family walk.

    Donations and Fundraising

    Your Registration Fee and Fundraising. . . What’s the Difference?
    When you register for the Susan G. Komen Austin Race for the Cure® your registration fee mainly covers the Austin Affiliate’s operating cost of putting on the Race. Donations are essential for making an impact by providing care for ...

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  • Saturday, April 20, 2013
  • 5:30 am
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    Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Houston
      Houston, TX

    A vibrant international city, cultural diversity, picturesque parks and a leading medical community making cancer history-all provide obvious and persuasive reasons why we'll walk in the great city of Houston. You'll walk amidst glorious oak trees, funky antique and craft shops, designer boutiques and pictorial greenbelts while witnessing Houston's skyline, which showcases some of the best modern architecture around. This event takes place on a beautiful spring weekend - April 21-22, 2012.

    The walk is up to 26.2 miles on Saturday, and 13.1 miles on Sunday-all so that women and men can get the medical care ...

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  • Saturday, May 04, 2013
  • 5:30 am
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    Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Washington, DC
      Washington, DC

    As the sun rose on Saturday of our walk weekend, the iconic beauty of the Washington, DC monuments was the incredible backdrop during our Opening Ceremony on the Washington Monument Grounds. Walkers took their first steps onto our walk route and through some of the best highlights of Washington, DC!  With majestic views stretching from the US Capitol building to the Lincoln Memorial, the route consisted of mostly sidewalks and shade-covered streets and was a true walking tour of the city. Their journey was extraordinary!

    After having a taste of “all the best” in Washington, DC on Saturday, Walkers reached ...

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  • Saturday, May 18, 2013
  • 5:30 am
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    Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Boston
      Boston, MA

    Known as America’s Walking City, the walk through Boston took Walkers through some of the city’s newest, and oldest, highlights. From historic neighborhoods of Beacon Hill and Back Bay, to our newest urban planning initiative, the Rose Kennedy Greenway, Walkers had a feel for how our historic city has evolved into a modern metropolis.

    On Saturday Walkers begun their journey by travelling along the Harborwalk. They traveled by Boston Garden, home of the Boston Celtics and Bruins, with views of the Cambridge skyline in the distance.  After going through one of America’s oldest parks – the Boston Common ...

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  • Saturday, June 01, 2013
  • 5:30 am
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    Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Chicago
      Chicago, Illinois

    As the sun rose on Saturday of the walk weekend, the beauty of our downtown skyline and the Chicago Lakefront served as the incredible backdrop during our Opening Ceremony at Soldier Field.

    Walker’s first steps onto our walk route took them through some of the many highlights of Chicago!  The route consisted mostly of sidewalks and city streets and was a true walking tour of the city. From the beautiful Museum Campus, to the ever-popular Michigan Avenue, through the Lincoln Park neighborhood and even by the historic Wrigley Field, their journey was extraordinary!
     

    After they had a taste of ...
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