Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, today announced that it will hold a MORE THAN PINK Walk in Manchester, Vermont this fall on Saturday, Oct. 15. The Walk will begin at the Northshire Civic Center – Riley Rink at Hunter Park.
“We are very excited to welcome Walk participants in person this year and grateful for the opportunity to provide a community for anyone who has been impacted by breast cancer,” said Linda Maness, Development Manager for Vermont-New Hampshire at Susan G. Komen. “Whether you are in treatment, celebrating survivorship, or a family member, friend or loved one, we hope you will join us in Manchester in October and be part of our collective efforts to end breast cancer forever.”
“We welcome all the members of our breast cancer community honoring friends, family and anyone who has been impacted by the disease,” said Nicole Marohn, Executive Director of New England at Susan G. Komen. “The MORE THAN PINK Walk is about supporting advances being made toward curing breast cancer and the funds raised through registrations and sponsorships will give more individuals who have been impacted by the disease access to resources and the support they need now.”
The 2022 Vermont MORE THAN PINK Walk will take place on October 15. The Walk route will start at Northshire Civic Center and continue to the walking path at Dana Thompson Memorial Recreation Center and return to Hunter Park. Komen is pleased to have support from valued returning media partners, including WCAX-TV 3, WEQX 102.7, Nanci Gordon Media Services, Old Mill Road Media and New England Newspapers, Inc., and sponsorship support from returning businesses: rk Miles, H. N. Williams General Store, People’s United (a division of M & T Bank), and Community National Bank.
“We welcome other businesses in our community to join our elite sponsors in supporting our efforts to make an impact against breast cancer,” said returning Sponsorship Chair Virginia “Ginny” Houseman, a breast cancer survivor.
For more information on how to become a sponsor, contact Linda Maness at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Power of ONE Week – a week’s worth of events to honor those who have been impacted by breast cancer – will take place Oct. 10-14. A schedule of in-person and virtual events and additional details will be announced soon.
Komen MORE THAN PINK Walk
Northshire Civic Center – Riley Rink at Hunter Park
October 15, 2022
7:30 AM Event Opens
9:00 AM Opening Ceremony
9:30 AM Walk Begins