MURRIETA – The Susan G. Komen Inland Empire Race for the Cure is accepting registrations for the event Sunday, Oct. 8, at Town Square Park in Murrieta. Racers are encouraged to join or form a team of friends, family members, co-workers, neighbors and more. The teams often feature matching shirts, encouragement, support and raising money together for a cause that affects 1 in 8 women in the United States.
Team do not have to be limited to 10 team members. Team Pechanga had nearly 300 team members, and they won the “Largest Team” and the “Top Fundraiser” award for their team contribution of nearly $70,000 in 2016. Visit komenie.org to create a team page and begin collecting direct donations. The Team Captain Toolkit is available at http://bit.ly/2xoa1Q6 to help teams get organized and to learn how to encourage more people to take action against breast cancer.
Teams that raise $1,000 or more by Sept. 29 will be invited to the Team Tailgate area. They can reserve their space at a cost of $250 by visiting the link, http://bit.ly/2eZHea7. Professional team photos are available for a $25 donation. Teams are recommended to register for a time slot early at http://bit.ly/2fadbjo.
For more information about Susan G. Komen Inland Empire Race for the Cure, visit www.komenie.org or call (951) 676-7465.