Saturday, 25 February 2012

Susan G. Komen For The Cure-Planned Parenthood-Breast Cancer-Charity Race

Turnout steady at Komen charity race despite controversy

El PASO, Texas (Reuters) - The decision by Susan G. Komen for the Cure to cut, and later restore, funding for Planned Parenthood did not seem to affect turnout on Sunday for the first Race for the Cure Breast Cancer fundraiser held since the controversy erupted this month. Organizers in El Paso, Texas, said 11,000 participants donned running shoes and signature pink T-shirts to race and walk for Komen, the world's largest breast cancer charity, a turnout close to the 11,500 or so who took part last year. ... read more..

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