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Celebrating 25 Years of Life!

25th Anniversary Avera Race Against Breast Cancer
A Community in Movement.


Over the past 25 years, the Avera Race Against Breast Cancer has succeeded in raising more than $2.7 million to fight cancer and support local patients.

Avera Race Against Breast Cancer

Celebrate our silver! The Avera Race is proud to mark 25 years of providing cancer care for everyone in our community.

Avera Race details

Digital Art Wall at the Prairie Center on the Avera McKennan campus.

This show highlights the 25th anniversary of the Avera Race Against Breast Cancer. Read stories about how the race has brought together a community in movement for the past years to raise money for cancer services as well as celebrate and support survivorship, and remember those who have fought the battle with the disease.

Avera Race Throwback!

Check out this amazing video on the history of the Avera Race.

Since 1989, 100 percent of donations have stayed local to benefit cancer services as well as cancer patients and their families in Sioux Falls and the surrounding areas.

Avera Race funds have created:
  • Cancer Resource Library
  • Care Store Salon and comprehensive wig program
  • Region’s only cancer rehab fitness program
  • Digital mammography services at Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center
  • Breast health educational materials for women in the Sioux Falls community

The Avera Race Against Breast Cancer takes place on May 11.

Register now for the Avera Race