Susan G. Komen National Event in Washington D.C. brings thousands together to celebrate life and remember those lost to cancer.
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Speaker: Hi everybody! Speaker: Hi! Speaker: Is it a great day to be alive? [Music Playing] Speaker: Amazing to see all this. Speaker: Overwhelming, isn't it? Speaker: It's very emotional. Speaker: It's a very empowering feeling to see all these people here. Speaker: Today's efforts are dedicated to saving lives and ending breast cancer and clearly we are well on our way as Kelly mentioned with a total of nearly $4 million raised today. Speaker: With the help of friends, my family and prayer, I am here today. Speaker: I have met more people than I think I would have ever, it's just kind of fantastic journey. Speaker: I wasn't scared because I knew that I could survive with the help of all of my friends, my family, my church. [Music Playing] Speaker: My kids were just babies when I was first diagnosed and they have helped me for this struggle. Speaker: With a strong support from the group at my church and faith in God I was really able to go through this. [Music Playing] Speaker: I am just working with all the people, it's really wonderful and keep your spirits up and everything and to help other people. Speaker: This reminds me of how lucky I am. Speaker: Right now, I am just participating in all the races I can so that people can see that it does make a difference when we get our mammograms. Speaker: Thanks to all of you, your families and your friends who support Common for the Cure. Speaker: This is the third year that I have come to this what I call a pilgrimage because it makes such a difference to see there is a community of us over there, we are survivors. Speaker: I am here today to show my support and I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. Speaker: I am a survivor. [Music Playing]
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