Students invited to design Race for the Cure T-shirt

Middle and high school students are invited to enter the Susan G. Komen Kids for the Cure T-shirt design contest. The entry deadline is Monday, March 17.

The winning design will be printed on the back of the children’s T-shirts at the Race for the Cure in Norwalk on May 10. All submissions will be displayed in the kids’ area at the race in Veterans Park, and they will be posted on the Facebook page of The Connecticut Affiliate of Susan G. Komen.

Race day will feature a kids’ fun run as well as face painting, arts and crafts and other activities.

This is the first year Komen Connecticut is holding the Kids for the Cure T-shirt contest in Fairfield County. Submissions from last year’s contest in Hartford are featured on

Those wishing to participate in the contest may email or call 860-321-7806. For information about the 2014 Race for the Cure, visit

Hersam Acorn Newspapers is the media sponsor for the Norwalk race.