Kids for the Cure

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Thank you to UnitedHealthcare for making possible two great Kids for the Cure experiences at this year's Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure! Thousands of children and their adult loved ones enjoyed the Children's FunFest and UnitedHealthcare Dash to Make a Difference.

Dash to Make a Difference

Special thanks to our Kids for the Cure Ambassadors for 2013:

  • Adams County, PA: Carter McKinley
  • Berks County, PA: Sarah Gowman
  • Bucks County, PA: Tommy Breveridge
  • Chester County, PA: Michael Reikow
  • Delaware County, PA: Katie Reading
  • Lancaster County, PA: Aniya Majors-Rivera
  • Montgomery County, PA: Skylar Clemens
  • Philadelphia County, PA: Isabella Centeno
  • York County, PA: Caitlin Beveridge
  • Kent County, Delaware: Deshanae V. Jones
  • New Castle County, Delaware: Andreana Y. Majors-Rivera
  • Sussex County, Delaware: Devon D. Young

We also thank Wawa for providing great Dash snacks and our Dash entertainers: Enon Tabernacle Trinity Drum Line, Jane Lopoten School of Dance, Diva Dollz, UnitedHealthcare's Dr. Health E. Hound, and Temple University's "Hoot"!

Children's Funfest

Thank you to all our Funfest entertainers including:

  • Balloon Artist, Dale Varga
  • Children's Music Express
  • Diva Dollz
  • David Zeidman Entertainment
  • Abra-ka-doodle
  • Kapo's Gang
  • Chris and Lou
  • Art Skills, providing wonderful opportunities to let our Kids' creativity shine!

    "The Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure lets me make a greater impact in bettering the odds that no child like me will ever have to lose a grandmother, mother or any loved one to breast cancer."

    – Ariana Flores, Kids for the Cure Ambassador