First published in the Nov. 6 print issue of the Burbank Leader.
Photo courtesy Moms of Burbank
Moms of Burbank board members Theresa Cerna, vice president of membership; Ashley Mejia, vice president of communications; Kathryn Kennedy, president; Janice Paik, treasurer; and Sami Goldberg, secretary, are pictured at MOB’s 5K Fun Run for breast cancer research last Saturday. The Chandler Bikeway event raised $1,588 — exceeding its $500 goal — with all proceeds going to national nonprofit METAvivor.
First published in the Oct. 30 print issue of the Burbank Leader.
Local organization Moms of Burbank hosted a 5K run on the Chandler Bikeway on Oct. 30 to raise awareness about breast cancer.
Participants in the run paid a donation to enter with all of the proceeds going to METAvivor, a national nonprofit that helps fund stage 4 metastatic breast cancer research. The diagnosis is usually considered terminal, according to METAvivor, but the organization estimates that only about 2%-5% of the funds raised for breast cancer research is invested in studying the condition.
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