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Care4 Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk registration open

Published: Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 2:03 p.m. CDT

McHenry County – The 13th annual Care4 Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk will take place Oct. 20 at Woodstock North High School. 

This annual event raises money for the Family Health Partnership Clinic’s Breast Cancer Fund, which provides early detection, screening and educational services to women and men in McHenry County who have no insurance. 

Last year, this event raised $180,000. This year, more than 2,500 participants are expected, and advance registration is encouraged.

For the seventh year, Sage Products Inc. is the presenting sponsor.

The Care4 Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk begins at 7:15 a.m. with same day-registration and an 8:30 a.m. race start time. 

Online registration for $25 can be done at www.hpclinic.org – click on the pink ribbon.  Participants can do late-registration for $30 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 19 at The Running Depot in downtown Crystal Lake.

For information, visit www.hpclinic.org or call Cathy Patenaude at 815-334-8987 ext. 24. 

– Northwest Herald

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