The Rose Run 5k Run/Walk & 1k Kids’ Fun Run is returning to Griffith Park to raise funds for a 3D mammography machine at The Disney Family Cancer Center, located at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank.
We all know that early detection saves lives; however many places utilize traditional 2D screenings. The proceeds from the Rose Run will go towards purchasing a 3d tomography machine for the Disney Family Cancer Center. The “Tomo” Machine is a 3D imaging machine used especially for the early detection of breast cancer, with a 41% increase in breast cancer detection.
I have two family members who are breast cancer survivors. I’m sure there are many of you who are reading this blog post know someone (friend or family) who have been affected by breast cancer. The Rose Run is a great way to give back to the local community & really make a difference that can impact someone’s life.
Please join me at the Rose Run 5k Run/Walk & 1k Kids’ Fun Run on October 9th!
WHERE: Crystal Springs Picnic Area, Griffith Park. Trail run around the golf course in Griffith Park
WHEN: Sunday, October 9th, 2016 7:30am. There is a Wellness Fair from 7:30am-10am.
REGISTRATION: You can register as an individual or start/join a team. Registration & event info can be found at TheRoseRun.com.
Disclosure: No monetary compensation was received for this post. This blog post is for informational purposes. Images shown in this post are used with permission. As always, my opinions are 100% my own.
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