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Susan G. Komen® To Host Race for the Cure in Houston This Fall

Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, today announced it will host a Race for the Cure this fall. The Houston Race for the Cure will take place on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023.

The event will raise critical funds that support breast cancer patients, advance research, and provide patient navigation services to better serve those impacted by the disease.

“We look forward to welcoming runners and walkers to this event to make a difference in our fight against breast cancer,” said Kristen Barley, executive director at Susan G. Komen. “Being back in person for the second year in a row allows us to unite our community in this important mission and support the people who need our help now.”

What:               Houston Race for the Cure

When:              Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023, 7:45 AM; Gates Open at 6:00 AM

Where:             Sam Houston Park, 1000 Bagby Street, Houston, Texas 77002

Details:            Register at

This year’s Greater Houston Race for the Cure is made possible by the following sponsors: Local Presenting Sponsor Kroger along with Anosh Inc Foundation, Houston Methodist, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Enterprise, FORVIS, Greenwich Lifesciences, Kirby Inland Marine, LD Systems, Nabors, NOV, Oak Farms Dairy, Page, Shell and Smart Financial.

Please contact Amy Jo Steinbruecker at for more information on the event. Interviews with event attendees, Komen staff and honorees can be granted upon request.