RaceFor The Cure


Join CBS 3 as we broadcast live from the 28th Annual Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure  Sunday, Mother’s Day, May 13, from 6 to 9 a.m.


Anchors Ukee WashingtonJessica DeanJim Donovan and Rahel Solomon will host coverage of the Race live from the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Eakins Oval joined by CBS 3’s Kate BiloNatasha Brown,  Meisha Johnson,Stephanie Stahl and Vittoria Woodill. Katie Fehlinger will also be running the course along with her husband, Steve, and their twins Parker and Kaeden. This will be their third year ‘running’ the 5k as a family.

CBS 3’s  Mobile Weather Watcher will also be on site at the Race for those who want to take a peek inside the state-of-the-art weather station. Viewers can also stop by the  CBS 3 selfie booth to take a photo with a CBS 3 anchor. CSB 3 is encouraging everyone to share their photos by tagging tweets with #CBS3RFTC or by using the tag to send a shout-out to a friend or family.

Race For The Cure 2017

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Blue Bell Woman To Run Komen’s ‘Race For The Cure’ In Honor Of Late Mother

A Blue Bell woman who has been participating in “Race For The Cure” since she was 13 is now running in honor of her late mother.

CBS 3–04/19/2018

Daughter Helping To Find Cure After Mother Beats Breast Cancer

Every Mother’s Day, thousands of families and friends come together for the annual Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure.


How The Susan G. Komen “Race For The Cure” Impacts A CBS3 Team Member

This year’s race theme is “We Are Family”, which is fitting for a member of the CBS3 family who participates alongside friends and family to honor someone close to his heart.       


4 People, 1 Family: Battling Breast Cancer Together

A Willow Grove family is celebrating life despite a group battle with breast cancer.


16th Annual ‘Lights For The Cure’ Campaign Kicks Off In Philadelphia

For the 16th year CBS3 and Komen Philadelphia are turning the skyline pink in the fight against breast cancer.


3-Day Race Race Of A Lifetime Kicks-Off Friday

The journey of a lifetime begins this week as hundreds of local women and men gather for the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia 3-Day.

CBS 3–08/21/2017

‘I Credit You With Saving My Life,’ Cancer Survivor Tells CBS3’s Carol Erickson

As hundreds of breast cancer survivors walked down the art museum steps on Sunday, one woman credits former CBS 3 broadcaster Carol Erickson with saving her life.


Emotional Moment For Many As Breast Cancer Survivors Walk Down Art Museum Steps

The Race for the Cure raises millions of dollars each year for the fight against breast cancer. One part of the event stands out for many.


Former Smooth Jazz Radio Hosts Shares Battle With Breast Cancer

One former Philadelphia radio DJ has participated for the last 15 years, supporting the cause – but the race became much more personal when she got her own life-changing diagnosis.


Woman’s 17-Year Cancer Fight Inspires Others To ‘Live, Love & Walk Sexy”

For one family, it’s a celebration of a life after their loved one loses their battle with cancer after 17 years.


Race for the Cure: Top Fundraiser PFT ‘Walking The Walk’ For Their 7th Year

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers will embark on their 7th year raising awareness for breast cancer in Philadelphia.


Breast Cancer Survivor Says Yearly Mammogram Saved Her Life

Little did Jeanne know that day that years later she’d return to the Race for the Cure, this time as a breast cancer survivor.


Felicia Johnson race for the cure

Woman Inspiring Others After Surviving Metastatic Breast Cancer

Fourteen years after Felicia Johnson’s original diagnosis she is not cured, but there is no evidence of disease in her body.


Young Breast Cancer Survivor Stresses Importance Of Early Detection

“It was caught because of me being aware of my body, researching and then bringing it up to my doctors.”


2 Women Turn To Their Faith After Breast Cancer Hits Close To Home

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Their churches may differ. “My name is Darlene Tansmore and I’m captain of team Enon.” “My name is Lynne Dudley and I am captain of St. Matthew’s AME Church Team Healing Hands.” But their cause united them. For Komen Race for the Cure co-chair Lynne Dudley, it was her grandmother Mayme Simms. […]


Doctor-Nurse Team Share Special Passion For Race For The Cure

Two and a half years ago Kathy was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer.


CBS 3 To Broadcast Coverage Of The 27th Annual Komen Philadelphia Race For The Cure

CBS 3 will broadcast live from the 27th Annual Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure this Sunday, Mother’s Day, May 14, from 6 to 9 a.m.


Breast Cancer Survivors Share What Race For The Cure Means To Them

Thousands of breast cancer survivors walked in the 2016 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday. Many of them talked about their battles and shared what the race meant to them.


3 Time Cancer Survivor Shares Her Inspiring Story

She says she gets her strength from her family.


Carol Erickson Returns For 26th Annual Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure

Former meteorologist at CBS 3 and breast cancer survivor Carol Erickson is back on CBS 3 today for the 26th Annual Susan G. Komen.


Woman Living With BRCA Gene Walks In Race For The Cure In Memory Of Lost Loved Ones

Her sister passed away two weeks before her first Race for the Cure.


Breast Cancer Survivor Prepares For Race For The Cure

For one woman, the battle against breast cancer is very personal.


Daughters Travel Far And Wide To Walk With Mom In Komen’s Race For The Cure

Tens of thousands of people will be on the parkway for Race for The Cure, but one Philadelphia family has a special connection.

CBS 3–05/05/2016

Cancer Patients Form A Friendship As They Fight For A Cure

Andrea Miller and Kate Royal met by chance in the business world, but became friends through their shared experiences fighting breast cancer.


Friends Share Their Stories Of Conquering Breast Cancer

Two friends share their inspiring stories of how they conquered breast cancer.


CBS 3 To Broadcast Coverage Of The 26th Annual Komen Philadelphia Race For The Cure

CBS 3 will broadcast live from the 26th Annual Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure® this Sunday, Mother’s Day, May 8, from 6 to 9 a.m.


Young Girl On A Mission To Find Cure For Breast Cancer

Katie Fehlinger has her inspiring story.


Komen Philadelphia Hosts Kick-Off Party For The Race For The Cure

The biggest event of the year in the fight against breast cancer is just around the corner.


25th Annual Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race For The Cure Wraps Up At The Art Museum

The 25th Annual Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure was held Sunday morning at the at Eakins Oval and the Art Museum.


2014 Lights For The Cure

Region to glow pink again as CBS3/CW Philly, Komen Philadelphia® launch 13th annual lights for the cure™ campaign in honor of national breast cancer awareness month.


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