Walk for Life and Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon—26 years of innovation, enhancements and inspiration
Thanks to the support of donors more than $8.5 million has been raised for Palmetto Health Breast Center!
In 1991, the first Walk, “First Ladies’ Walk for Life,” co-foundedby former First Lady of Columbia, Beth Coble, in collaboration with Baptist Medical Center staff, was held Saturday, Oct. 12 with 200 walkers at the former Baptist Medical Center.
The 2016 Walk for Life/Race for Life was held Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at its new home at Spirit Communications Park with more than 7,000 walkers and runners. Proceeds from the event, more than $697,000, including in-kind donations, stay right here in the community and benefit Palmetto Health Breast Center. Learn more about the impact your dollars have on our community.