We are just days away from the Chelan Chase, an annual event that raises money to help provide screening for mammograms for residents of our valley.
The Chelan Chase will be held this Saturday, October 19th.
Sandy Gruenburg, with the Soroptimist International of Chelan- which organizes the event, says the run is a 5k, with all levels participating…"CLICK HERE" for Audio
In addition to mammograms at Lake Chelan Community Hospital, the Chelan Chase also donates a percentage of its proceeds to the Wellness Place, a nonprofit that provides support to cancer patients from North Central Washington.
Ellen Pell with the Wellness Place, says the organization has been around for about 10 years…"CLICK HERE" for Audio
Sandy says the money that is allotted for mammograms at Lake Chelan Community Hospital is for anyone who would like to have a mammogram, but cannot afford it..."CLICK HERE" for Audio
For more information on the Chelan Chase, taking place this Saturday, visit their website at www.chelanchase.com