Salt Lake City Walk Raises over $72,000


The sun came out on Saturday, July 9th for the Inaugural Salt Lake City CureSearch Walk. 46 teams and more than 1,400 walkers raised more than $72,000 to support pediatric cancer research.


There were 42 children cancer “Champions” at the event who were dubbed “Cancer Fighting Cuties” by many of the moms present. TV Personality Kent Derricott emceed the event and walked with participants through the beautiful Liberty Park in downtown Salt Lake City. Kids were entertained by face painters, airbrush tattoos, princesses, local team mascots, clowns and balloon artists. Walk manager Kelli Very noted that it may have been a “record number of entertainers,” and “the kids were able to do a lot.”

All in all it was a great event and CureSearch is excited to be back sometime next year.

Christine Bork
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