Thousands Impacted by Breast Cancer to Come Together to Raise Critical Funds for Breast Cancer Research and Financial Assistance
SAN DIEGO – Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, will be hosting the annual 2023 San Diego MORE THAN PINK Walk on Sunday, November 5 at Balboa Park.
Thousands of individuals including family and friends will come together to celebrate breast cancer survivors, honor those who have passed away from the disease, and raise critical funds that support research and vital support services for breast cancer patients, including research, financial assistance, screening and diagnostics and patient navigation services.
“We are excited to have the community join us this year at the MORE THAN PINK Walk to make a difference in our fight against breast cancer in our community,” said Leia Brune, Executive Director for San Diego Susan G. Komen. “Continuing to support individuals going through breast cancer in our community is critical to our mission and it is clear that our services are needed as the demand increases.”
Breast cancer survivors and those living with metastatic disease, caregivers, family members and loved ones will come together in Balboa Park starting at 6:30 a.m. Opening ceremony kicks off at 7:30 a.m. and the Walk begins at 8 a.m.
Sponsors for the event include: Hologic, CBS 8, CW San Diego, Sycuan Casino Resort, Puma Biotechnology, Soapy Joe’s, Petco, Radio Latina, Global Payments and Collins Aerospace.
Walk participants will include breast cancer survivors, metastatic breast cancer thrivers, co-survivors, volunteers, community partners and supporters of Susan G. Komen.
What: 2023 Susan G. Komen San Diego MORE THAN PINK Walk
When: Sunday, November 5, 2023, at 6:30 a.m.
Where: Balboa Park (6th Ave and Laurel St)
Details: Register at: www.komen.org/sandiegowalk