EASTERN IOWA LOCAL NEWS HEADLINES

 

Especially For You Race Draws 15,000 Plus, Raises over 300 Grand

OVER 15 THOUSAND PEOPLE GATHING IN DOWNTOWN CEDAR RAPIDS YESTERDAY (SUN) TO RAISE MONEY TO FIGHT BREAST CANCER. IT WAS 23RD ANNUAL ESPECIALLY FOR YOU RACE AGAINST BREAST CANCER, AND OVER 500 BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS PARTICIPATED, INCLUDING BETTY MCBURNEY.  SHE SAYS THE EVENT IS VERY POSITIVE AND MAKES HER FEEL SO MUCH BETTER.  PEOPLE FROM OVER 428 CITIES IN 35 STATES PARTICIPATED IN THE RACE WHICH RAISED OVER 300,000 TO PROVIDE MAMMOGRAPHY AND OTHER BREAST-CARE SERVICES TO NEARLY 800 PEOPLE IN LINN COUNTY.

 

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