National Race to End Women’s Cancer
Author: Shannon Miller
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As an advocate for women’s
I’m really excited to share a wonderful event coming up that can help you do just that and also allows you to join the fight against women’s cancers. It’s the 2019 National Race to End Women’s Cancer taking place in Washington DC on November 3rd!
The race started more than 10 years ago as the pinnacle fundraising and awareness event for the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. It serves as an opportunity to bring families and friends together to support those impacted by gynecologic cancers. To date, over $1,500,000 from the race has been raised by more than 22,000 survivors, families and advocates participating in the race from across the country.
Check out the information below, and if you’ll be in the DC area the first week of November make sure to check out this uplifting, informative and
The 2019 National Race to End Women’s Cancer is a 5K or 1-mile run/walk that serves as the primary fundraising and awareness event for the Foundation for Women’s Cancer and brings families, friends and advocates together to support those impacted by gynecologic (GYN) cancers. This race is part of End Women’s Cancer Weekend, which also includes a free GYN cancer education course.
Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.
Freedom Plaza, 13th St NW and Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004
The cost to register is $45 per person and includes a performance race shirt, bib and medal.
Everyone is encouraged to join the movement to end women’s cancer, whether as a runner, walker or fundraiser. Even if you can’t join us in DC, your registration fee or donation are greatly appreciated.
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting research, education and public awareness of gynecologic cancers. FWC is the official foundation of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO).
Every five minutes someone will be diagnosed with of one of the five gynecologic cancers: cervical, ovarian, endometrial/uterine, vaginal or vulvar cancer. Join us to #EndWomensCancer. Proceeds from the race benefit the mission-based programs of the FWC, including research, education and public awareness of gynecologic cancers.
Registration website: runsignup.com/Race/DC/Washington/NationalRacetoEndWomensCancer
Race website: endwomenscancer.org
FWC website: foundationforwomenscancer.org