Charlotte Observer – October 10, 2010

Friends Tony Borowiec and Madison Summers, 9, celebrate finishing the Recreational 5K Adult/Youth event in honor of Madison’s mother Cindy Summers, a cancer survivor, as part of the group Cindy’s Hope Chest at Saturday’s 14th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. image of MadisonThis year’s race, which was supposed to draw 15,000-20,000, consisted of three races, a competitive 5K Adult/Youth race at 7:15 a.m., a recreational 5K Adult/Youth race at 7:50 a.m., and a 1 mile Adult/Youth race at 8:30 a.m. All funds from the race go to research, education, screening and treatment programs. DIEDRA LAIRD-dlaird@nullcharlotteobserver.com

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