Running for a Sole Purpose: Top Race Finishers

By: Heidi Schubargo, Komen Columbus Intern The Komen Columbus Race for the Cure® had more than 25,000 participants this year and of that, around 2,000 that were officially timed. The overall top finisher this year, Jack Schlabig, ran the race in 15 minutes and 43 seconds. The top female race finisher, Laura Kaulen, completed the … More Running for a Sole Purpose: Top Race Finishers

BCCP Funding Continues to Save Lives in Ohio

When Ohio Governor John Kasich signed the state budget into law last week, with it came a greater reassurance that gaps will be bridged for greater healthcare access across Ohio, also making positive progress in Ohio’s breast cancer mortality rate.  It’s estimated that 1,690 Ohioans will die in 2017 because of breast cancer, making this … More BCCP Funding Continues to Save Lives in Ohio

Komen Columbus Super Heroes: Top 100 Fundraisers Named

What’s your super power? For our top 100 fundraisers, it’s fighting breast cancer! These Race participants went above and beyond and collectively raised $192,800, nearly $30,000 more than our 2016  Honor Roll! These super heroes are saving women’s lives in Central and Southeastern Ohio and we couldn’t be prouder to have them as partners in … More Komen Columbus Super Heroes: Top 100 Fundraisers Named