Event: The 12th Annual EIF REVLON Run/Walk For Women, New York, USA
Date: Saturday, May 2nd, 2009
On Saturday, May 2nd, 2009, more than 40,000 participants joined the 12th Annual EIF REVLON Run/Walk For Women in Times Square. It is a 5K Run/Walk which begins in Times Square and finishes in Central Park, with the purpose to raise awareness and critical funds for women's cancers research, treatment, counseling and outreach programs.
BACKGROUND: Created in 1993 through the committed and collective efforts of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, Lilly Tartikoff, and Ronald O. Perelman, The EIF REVLON Run/Walk For Women has grown to become one of the nation’s largest 5K fundraising events. To date, the Run/Walks (LA/NY) have distributed nearly 55 million dollars for cancer research, treatment, counseling and outreach programs. Thanks in part to these funds, new treatments are being developed and lives are being saved.
Photo Taken On: May 02nd, 2009