ST. MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — The Susan G. Komen organization is hosting the 2023 Wabash Valley MORE THAN PINK Walk.

The event will take place on Saturday, October 14 at St. Mary of the Woods College. The annual fundraiser helps to celebrate survivors and honor those who have passed.

The money raised will go towards research and support services for those with breast cancer. Survivors and those living with metastatic disease are welcome to enjoy a light breakfast and visit with other survivors in Hope Village.

The walk sites and activities will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the opening ceremony starting at 10:00 a.m. and the Parade of Hope following. 

The following businesses and organizations have helped to sponsor the event. 

  • Bank of America
  • Walgreens
  • Union Health
  • The Hometown Savings Bank
  • Myers Surgical Associates
  • American Legion Post 104
  • Ross Elliott Jewelers
  • Old National Bank
  • Dentistry Just for Kids + 
  • TK Orthodontics
  • Providence Health
  • Elanco

Those participating in the walk will include breast cancer survivors, those currently battling metastatic breast cancer, co-survivors, and supporters of Susan G. Komen. To register for the event, visit the Wabash Valley Walk webpage.