PHENIX CITY, AL - Around 100 runners and walkers are expected to attend the inaugural Get Your Rear in Gear®/Diva Dash 5K Run/Walk at Moon Lake in Phenix City on September 17. Runners, walkers, and volunteers will gather to raise awareness of the nation’s number two cancer killer, and raise funds for colon cancer prevention screening. The day will include opportunities for celebration of the survivors and support for caregivers and those who may have been left behind. Event begins at 9 am.
Funds raised at the Get Your Rear in Gear event will stay in the Phenix City-area community, helping with prevention, early detection and treatment, and healthy living projects for this disease.