Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure

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2017 Team Winners

Congratulations to our top Achievers in 2017!

Dietz & Watson Above & Beyond Challenge

The winning team in each category has won a Dietz & Watson Grillebration.

  • Top Returning Team: (exceeded its 2016 fundraising total by the greatest amount in 2017). Lorelei & the Pink Ambassadors, Captain Lorelei McGlade. Total fundraising $21,764—an increase of $20,952.
  • Top Rookie Team: (raised the most of all first-time teams in 2017). Bosom Buddies, Captain Tammy Duering. Total fundraising $6,731


Team-building Challenge Achievers.

Congratulations to our Made in the Shade winning teams! BB's Boobies, Bella Anna Bella, Bosom Buddies, Fit for Tits, Fogg Lights, In memory of marge, Komen Pink Worker Bees, Maria's Cheerleaders, Mt Airy Family Practice, My-T Warriors, Nancy's Knockers, Shirley's Temple, Spomenka, Spring-Ford School District Employees and Friends, Spunky's Hope, St. Matthew AME Church Team Healing Hands, Team Daniels, Team Debbie, Team Einstein, #Team Kelly, Team Quattro Cares, TEAM ROAR, Team Saul Ewing, team teeny, Team Trow, Twin Oak Survivors

Look who went even further! Of our Made in the Shade challenge winners above, 5 teams when the distance to add another 10 or more new members in the month of April, earning each team 20 tickets to an upcoming Phillies game. Our successful teams in this challenge are: Bella Anna Bella, Spomenka, Spring-Ford School District Employee and Friends, Team Debbie, and Team Einstein  

10th Annual Team T-Shirt Contest Winner.

Team Forever Fighters, representing the metastatic breast cancer community 

Team Participation Challenge Winners

Congratulations to the winning teams in our 2017 Race for the Cure Team Participation Challenge! These teams registered the most members. Numbers listed below are as of April 28.  Final totals may be higher.

  • Business, corporate, university: Team PCI, Captain Dee Washburn with 131 members
  • Community/support groups: Spring-Ford School District Employee and Friends, Captain Joy Rubeo with 76 members
  • Faith-based: Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church Cancer Ministry, Captain Darlene Tansmore with 199 members
  • Friends & family: BB’s Boobies, Captain Caren Levine with 58 members
  • Hospitals: Team Einstein, Captain Rochelle Millhouse with 182 members
  • Law Firms: Cozen O’Connor, Captain Sarah Klem with 56 members


The Peggy & Bernie Ashner Team Fundraising Challenge Winners

Congratulations to our 2017 top fundraising teams who posted a minimum of $2,500.
Please note: Totals listed are of May 31; final totals for fundraising through July 31 may be higher.

  • Business, corporate, university: Team PECO, Captain Michele Garrity with a total of $15,670
  • Community/support groups: PFT Walks the Walk, Captain Joan McGowan with a total of $21,244
  • Faith-based: St. Matthew AME Team Healing Hands, Captain Lynne Dudley with a total of $14,672
  • Friends & family: Lorelei and the Pink Ambassadors, Captain Lorelei McGlade with a total of $21,764
  • Law firms: Henderson for Higgins and Sabos Presents Harvans Heroes, Captain Patrice O'Brien with a total of $6,784