Walking for cancer research and care

UMass Medicine Cancer Walk draws 12,000 people to campus

October 04, 2013

An estimated 12,000 people walked in the UMass Medicine Cancer Walk on Sunday, Sept. 29, raising money to support research and care at the Cancer Center of Excellence. While total donations are still being tallied as fundraising continues through the end of the year, organizers reported an increase in corporate sponsorship commitments and an overall increase in donations over last year.

View the slideshow to get a feel for the day’s activities.