How does a 5K Race/1 Mile Fun Walk make a huge impact on the global movement to end breast cancer forever? Through the fundraising efforts of every participant!
You don't need to be a fundraising expert to be successful at it – you just need the desire to stand up to breast cancer and make a difference. Thanks to people like you, the Komen Greater Kansas City Affiliate is able to fund $959,901 for education, screening and treatment services in our 17-county service area - A new record for our affiliate! This brings our 20-year total to nearly $10.0 million is support!
Your Gifts in Action - The Local Impact of Fundraising!
Over the next 12 months our grantees predict to do some very impressive work as evidenced by the infogrpahic above. Click here for a downloadable version of our Impact infographic for use on your own.
In 2013 we are aiming even higher! If every Race participant raised an average of $218 over the registration fee ($218 is the cost of a clinical breast exam and digital mammogram), the Komen Greater Kansas City Affiliate would raise an additional $4 million. Together, we can save lives!
Will YOU go the extra mile?
Click here to read the most recent Community Profile. Our community profile indicates the needs of the service area and identifies our focus year in and year out.
Fundraising is easy with online fundraising tools! When you register for the Race you will automatically receive your own fundraising website which can be personalized. Once you register, be sure to share your page and encourage everyone you know to visit your site, see what you are doing in the fight against breast cancer and make a donation on your behalf. Up to 75% of net proceeds generated by the Affiliate stays right here in the local community! The remaining income goes to the national Susan G. Komen Grants Program to fund research.
Interested in becoming a Sponsor for the Race for the Cure: Click here to send a note to our development & marketing director and receive our partner benefits package for 2014!
Every dollar makes an impact – Thank you for everything you do!
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