One out of eight women will have to fight breast cancer in her lifetime. That's why the Austin affiliate of Susan G. Komen For the Cure has been hard at work in the Austin area raising money to provide free breast cancer screenings, education and medical services.
But fundraising is down 46 percent and we are just weeks away from the big race.
Board President of Komen Austin Rick Reeder spoke to KVUE about the importance of registering and donating now.
The 2012 Komen Austin Race for the Cure will be held downtown on Sunday, Nov. 4. For more information click here.