Indianapolis Race for the Cure®
Registration for the 2017 Race is now open! The 26th annual Susan G. Komen Central Indiana Race for the Cure will take place Saturday, April 29, 2017 at The Historic Military Park at White River State Park in downtown Indianapolis.
The day will include opening ceremonies, the annual Pink Parade of breast cancer survivors, a 5k competitive run and non-competitive run/walk, a one-mile family walk, Kids’ Dash, Hope Village, food trucks, a sponsor expo and more.
Over the last 25 years, Komen Central Indiana Race for the Cure has raised more than $20 million for our mission.
You can view photos from the 2016 Race here.
Wabash Valley Race for the Cure®
On October 8, 2016 we celebrated the 20th Race for the Cure in Terre Haute, which was previously organized under the Susan G. Komen Wabash Valley Affiliate. The event raised more than $71,000 for our mission to meet critical needs in our service area and to fund important research aimed at improved outcomes and ultimately, the cures.
The 2017 Wabash Valley Race for the Cure will be Saturday, October 7! Registration opens in May.
Pink Tie Ball®
Enjoy an elegant and festive evening, while making a difference in the fight against breast cancer at Pink Tie Ball. Festivities include an exclusive silent auction, a formal dinner and dinner program.
Save the date! The 2017 Pink Tie Ball will be Saturday, September 16 at the JW. Learn more.
Project Pink Fashion Show
Celebrity models and breast cancer survivors rock the runway at this annual fashion event. Students from the Art Institute of Indianapolis create garments from re-purposed Race for the Cure apparel, for one-of-a-kind designs. Enjoy an evening of cocktails, fun and fashion!
The 2017 Project Pink will take place Wednesday, August 30. Stay tuned for ticket information!
Pink Ribbon Celebration
Thanks to advances in research and early detection, there are more than three million breast cancer survivors living in the United States today. Our annual luncheon brings together local survivors and co-survivors to celebrate life and inspire hope for future generations.
The 2017 event took place on Sunday, March 5. View photos here.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
It’s about more than pink, a ribbon or a race. During October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month offers the opportunity to continue raising awareness and further engaging our community, deepening our impact and motivating people to take action. Many local businesses raise funds for Komen Central Indiana through creative cause marketing activities and 3rd party events in October.
Circle of Hope Celebration
Each year, we bring together everyday heroes from central Indiana – people who have made a difference in the local fight against breast cancer – to celebrate their dedication and commitment. We present awards to outstanding supporters who have far exceeded expectations in their commitment to the Komen mission, in addition to honoring the Pink Honor Roll, key partners, grantees, volunteers, and more.