2013 Komen Portland Race for the Cure
KATU Think Pink for the Cure
Welcome to the 2013 KATU Think Pink for the Cure Team! I am team captain and AM Northwest host, Helen Raptis and we at KATU are happy that you're joining us on Sunday, September 15 at the Race for the Cure (we will start walking at 9 a.m. from our team booth at Waterfront Park - off SW Naito and SW Ash Streets).
Please sign up by Wednesday, August 21, 2013 and pick up your Race shirt and team bag between 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. from Monday, September 9 - Friday, September 13 at KATU (2153 NE Sandy Blvd.). If you sign up after Wednesday, August 21st, then you can pick up your T-shirt EITHER at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (Belmont & Cambridge Ballrooms) on Saturday, September 14th from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. or on Sunday, September 15th at the Race for the Cure T-shirt tent (near our KATU Think Pink for the Cure team booth).
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