Things to do in Reno!

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Grand Sierra Resort
Sunday, October 7, 2012
7:00 am

The 14th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure will make it's debut at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino. To date, the Northern Nevada Affiliate has invested approximately $3,400,000 in local breast health and breast cancer awareness projects in 10 counties in Northern Nevada. Seventy-five percent of net proceeds generated by the Komen Northern Nevada Affiliate are granted to lifesaving local breast cancer programs. The remainign 25 percent goes to Komen-funded groundbeaking research to find the cure. 

This year's Race for the Cure will be held on Sunday, October 7. Registration and events begin at 7:00 a.m., 5K timed run will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the 1-mile fitness walk will begin at 9:15 a.m. Participants who cannot make the race, can still participate and recieve a race day t-shirt by participating in "Sleep in for the Cure." For more information on the race, to register your team, or to donate to the cause visit