General Race Information
Q. When is the Race?
A. The Race will be held on September 26, 2020.
Q. How much is the registration fee?
A. Registration fees are as follows:
- Virtual Adult - $25.00
- Virtual Survivor - $20.00
- Virtual Youth - $15.00
Q. Is my registration fee tax-deductible?
A. No, your registration fee helps defray the costs of producing the Race and is not considered tax-deductible. However, any amount that you choose to donate above the entry fee is tax-deductible.
Q. What is included in the registration fee?
A. You will get a Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® t-shirt and a great feeling!
Q. How can I register?
A. You can register online by clicking here. You can also register offline by downloading this form [Coming Soon!] and mailing to the address below:
Komen Oklahoma Attn: Jonnah Renfroe
10153 E. 79th St., Ste 236
Tulsa, OK 74133.
Q. How will I receive my Race packet including t-shirt?
A. If you register before August 1st and select packet mailing, your packet will be mailed to the address provided. All other packets can be picked up, days and times TBD.
Q. How can I become a volunteer?
A. We may be having a virtual event, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t need your help. Find a volunteer opportunity that’s right for you. There are many ways you can get involved, for more information, please email Events Manager, Jonnah Renfroe at Jonnah@komenoklahoma.org.
Q. Does the Komen Race for the Cure® require fundraising?
A. You are not required to fundraise, but we do encourage all participants to fundraise above the entry fee. Just Imagine the IMPACT - If every Race participant raises just $100 in addition to their registration fee, we would bring in an additional $400,000.00 to support local screening, treatment, and educational programs in our community!
Q. Does the money raised benefit people in our community?
A. Funds raised help support Komen’s work to save lives through breakthrough research, advocacy and to support patients, including through Komen’s Breast Care Helpline, Clinical Trial Information Helpline, Treatment Assistance Program and other direct patient support services
Q. Where do I send donations?
A. 10153 E. 79th St., Ste 236 Tulsa, OK 74133. For donations on behalf of an individual participant or a team, please include that information with your check.
Q. Is there a deadline for fundraising?
A. All donations on your behalf that are received by October 31, 2020 will be credited to your fundraising total.
Q. What are some ways I can fundraise for my team/my individual goal?
A. We have plenty of ideas on our Fundraising Tips page!
Q. How do I form a team?
A. To be considered an official team, you will need 2 or more registered members by the morning of the Race. You can form a team or join a team online. For more information, contact Jonnah Renfroe, Events Manager at Jonnah@komenoklahoma.org.
Q. What are the benefits of a team?
A. Forming or joining a team multiplies the fun you will have on Race day. You can create a team to celebrate a survivor or honor someone you have lost. You can also create a corporate team and get your entire company involved.
Q. Do teams have to fundraise?
A. Teams are not required to fundraise, but we strongly encourage fundraising. Teams what fundraise $500.00 or more will get access to Team Tailgating. There will be food and drinks provided along with a banner with your team name! Fundraising as a team can be fun. Click here to get a list of fundraising events your team can do.
Q. One of my team members registered as an individual when they meant to join my team. How do they correct this?
A. Please contact Jonnah Renfroe at Jonnah@komenoklahoma.org to get this corrected.
Q. Can donations made to a team be split or shared among team members?
A. We are unable to split or transfer donations between individual and team accounts.