L Brands the Largest Corporate Race Team in the World!
(Columbus, Ohio) – L Brands once again will have the largest team at this year’s Komen Columbus Race for the Cure on May 16 in downtown Columbus and at 9,741 members strong, the team retains its record as largest corporate team in the world. L Brands has been a strong supporter of Komen Columbus Race for the Cure for the past 18 years and is this year’s Presenting Sponsor.
“L Brands is excited and proud to once again be recognized as the world’s largest Komen team,” said Janelle Simmons, President of the L Brands Foundation and Chief Diversity Officer for L Brands. “Breast cancer has affected all of us in some way, and when we come together as a community we are able to have a significant impact – an impact that brings us closer to finding a cure.”
“L Brands has been a steadfast supporter of Komen Columbus for many years,” said Katie Carter, Executive Director of Komen Columbus. “Its commitment to Komen’s mission is evident through its continuous generous support and active participation and we are truly grateful.”
Komen Columbus continues to push for registration during the weeks leading up to the 23rd Annual Komen Columbus Race for the Cure on Saturday, May 16. As in past years, individual fundraising efforts continue to be strongly encouraged.
The deadline for on-line individual registration is Thursday, May 7 at midnight. Individual on-line registration closes Thursday, May 7 at midnight.