Friday, 13 September 2013 08:43
As National Breast Cancer Awareness Month draws near, residents and businesses in the community are gearing up for the Fifth Annual MissionPink Walk/Run at Mission Regional Medical Center. The pink event is set for Saturday, Oct. 5.
Approximately 2500 walkers participated in last year's MissionPink event which has become one of the biggest events for breast cancer awareness in the Rio Grande Valley. This year, organizers are preparing for 2800 participants.
Packet pick-up is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the hospital. Entrants can also register in person during the packet pick-up that day or the morning of the walk.