Be bold.

Be fearless.

Be more than pink

Our Vision
A world without breast cancer

2018 Komen Washington DC Race for the CureŽ

Saturday, September 8, 2018
7:00 am - Race Village Opens
8:15 am - Survivor Activities
8:30 am - Opening Ceremonies
9:00 am - Walk/Run begins
Freedom Plaza
14th Street and Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington , DC 20004

2018 Komen Washington DC Race for the CureŽ has raised

Our goal is

Fundraise today to help reduce the current number of breast cancer deaths by 50%
in the U.S. by 2026.

Your Fundraising Is Helping Us Save Lives Every Day


  • Better detect, prevent and treat all breast cancers, especially deadly metastatic breast cancer
  • Increase access to and participation in innovative clinical trials
  • Fund the next generation of breast cancer researchers


  • Improve access to quality breast health services by funding patient navigators
  • Provide underserved patients with low- or no-cost screening, diagnosis and treatment
  • Eliminate barriers to quality care by supporting lifesaving services like transportation, medication access and child care


  • Eliminate disparities in breast cancer care and outcomes by addressing gaps in access and quality
  • Offer volunteer opportunities so that individuals and communities can match passion with movement.
  • Provide scientifically accurate information, support and compassion through the Komen Breast Care Helpline


  • Advocate for research funding and access to affordable, high-quality breast health and cancer care services
  • Provide the public and elected officials with accurate, widely accepted breast cancer information
  • Gather survivors, those living with metastatic breast cancer, co-survivors and their communities together to honor, support and celebrate


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Special Announcement

Please note that t-shirts will not be mailed to participants this year. Please pick them up at packet-pickup the week prior to the Race or on Race Day. In addition, though runners are welcome at the event, we will not be offering a timed option.

Thank You to Our National Sponsors

Thank You to Our Local Sponsors