COSTA MESA (CBSLA) — Thousands laced up their sneakers for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in Costa Mesa.
The walk/run got underway at 8 a.m. Sunday at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and was emceed by Stacey Butler, a reporter for CBS2/KCAL9.
Members of the event’s flagship sponsor – Kia Motors America, Inc. – were also in attendance at the walk, and participated.
Between 10,000 to 12,000 people participated in the walk.
Funds raised during the event will go towards research, treatment, and awareness of breast cancer.
CBS2/KCAL9 has served as the proud media sponsor of the event for years.