Komen 3-Day for the Cure Raises Millions

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The 3-day walk to raise money for those fighting breast cancer concludes Sunday.

    Organizers said over 2,500 women and men walked 60 miles since Friday, participating in the 3-Day for the Cure event.

    Covering 20 miles a day, participants slept in tents on Friday and Saturday nights, in their journey from Nationals Stadium on their way to the closing ceremony at the Washington Monument.

    Komen 3-Day for the Cure

    [DC] Komen 3-Day for the Cure
    The D.C. area begins the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure.

    The Komen foundation said this weekend's march netted over $7 million for breast cancer research and community-based breast cancer education programs.

    To find out more about the Komen foundation and the next march, scheduled for October, click here.