October 19, 2013
Lake Charles Civic Center
900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601 United States

Additional Information

The Ethel Precht Hope Breast Cancer Foundation Walk is proud to announce the opening of registration for the annual walk, which is set to take place October 19th, 2013 at the Lake Charles Civic Center. Lake Charles residents along with surrounding areas gather once a year in October to celebrate the lives of those who have faced breast cancer, remember loved ones lost, and encourage the fight against breast cancer. This event started as a small gathering for a non-profit organization in Lake Charles. The money raised undergoing breast cancer treatments. The Ethel Precht Cancer Foundation awarded $60,000 in 2012 to local breast cancer survivors.

In addition to the walk, the foundation gives out scholarship's to survivor's immediate family members who are attending McNeese State University of Sowela Technical Community College. In 2011, the foundation started a support group for breast cancer survivors that meet on a monthly basis.

Individuals can pre-register on the website below.

If you or anyone you know is interested in volunteering at the walk this year you may go to our website and print out the volunteer form. please email completed form to info@ethelbreastcancerwalk.org or fax the form to 337.474.3412.