Join Team Vanderbilt for Race for the Cure

August 10, 2010

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center will sponsor the 19th annual Greater Nashville Race for the Cure, an awareness- and fund-raiser for  Komen for a Cure, and will field Team Vanderbilt, a team of walkers and runners representing the entire Vanderbilt University community.

Last year, Team Vanderbilt won the largest health care team award, with 340 registered participants, and raised more than $27,000 for breast cancer research and services.

The 2010 event will be Oct. 9 at Maryland Farms in Brentwood:

6:30 AM – Race Village opens
8:00 AM – Service of Hope in Maryland Way Park
8:15 AM – Parade of Pink Line Up – from the Survivor Tent
9:00 AM – 5K Race participants begin
9:15 AM – 5K Walk participants begin
9:30 AM – 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run starts in Maryland Way Park
10:30 AM – Celebration and Awards Ceremony begins in Maryland Way Park featuring Sony recording artists

Learn more or register HERE.

Team Vanderbilt will be coordinated by Jennifer Rice, VICC’s marketing outreach coordinator. You can reach Jennifer with questions at (615) 936-3712.

Staff from VICC, including the REACH for Survivorship Program and the Vanderbilt Breast Center, will also participate in the event as education volunteers and exhibitors.

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