Online registration is open for Susan G. Komen® New England Snowshoe for the Cure® - Vermont , a 3K and 5K walk, 3K race, and Kids’ Snowshoe Dash. Snowshoe for the Cure® will be held on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the Sun Bowl, Stratton Mountain, Vermont. 802-362-2733.
Snowshoe for the Cure® allows Komen New England® to support thousands of local families through funding for critical breast care services and groundbreaking research. There are many ways to get involved in Snowshoe. Participants can race or walk as a team or an individual, volunteer, donate, or become a corporate sponsor to help Komen reach its Bold Goal of reducing breast cancer deaths by 50% in the United States by 2026. Snowshoe for the Cure® - Vermont is a family friendly event with fun for everyone including a kids’ snowshoe dash.
If you have ever been a part of a Susan G. Komen® New England event, you know it’s a life changing experience. Surrounded by survivors, patients, family members and friends, you feel the inspirational, emotional, and powerful connection that brings thousands of people to these events every year to help raise money for a cure.
For more information on Snowshoe for a the Cure®, FAQs, registration, or to make a donation, visit KomenNewEngland.org.
About Susan G. Komen®
Susan G. Komen® is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Komen has set a Bold Goal to reduce the current number of breast cancer deaths by 50 percent in the U.S. by 2026. Komen New England is working to better the lives of those facing breast cancer in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Susan G. Komen® New England began with Races for the Cure® in Boston and Manchester, VT in 1993 and Hartford in 1994. The Affiliate has invested nearly $12 million in Connecticut organizations, $9 million in Massachusetts organizations, and $8 million in Vermont and New Hampshire organizations providing breast health services to uninsured and underinsured residents. The Affiliate has also contributed more than $8 million to support breast cancer research.
Susan G. Komen® has awarded more than more than $81 million for breast cancer research in Massachusetts, $9 million for breast cancer research in Connecticut, and nearly $4 million for breast cancer research in Vermont and New Hampshire. For more information, call 802-362-2733. or visit KomenNewEngland.org.