Second Line for a Cure
Komen New Orleans Race for the Cure participants arrive early at City Park to register for the day's event on Oct. 24 (top left). Deborah Smiley, cancer survivor, prepares for the survivor walk at the Komen New Orleans Race for the Cure in City Park (top right). Teresa Manix, Loyola alumni, is representing her mother as she prepares for the survivor walk and the Komen New Orleans Race for the Cure (bottom left). Cancer survivors begin the survivor walk with a New Orleans second-line as the brass band plays. The race raises awareness and support for the local affiliate of the Susan G. Komen foundation, which supports local clinics that provide healthcare to women and families (bottom right).