Cherry laces up sneakers to raise cancer awareness

Cherry laces up sneakers to raise cancer awareness

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, February 21, 2019 11:33 am

PHOTO CAPTIONState Rep. Bob Cherry (R-Greenfield) pairs sneakers with his suit to draw attention to National Cancer Prevention Month Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at the Statehouse in Indianapolis. Each year, the Indiana House of Representatives participates in the Suits and Sneakers challenge, an annual event hosted by the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches. According to the American Cancer Society, in the last 25 years, the cancer death rate in the U.S. has fallen by 27 percent.

 

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State Rep. Bob Cherry (R-Greenfield) represents House District 53,

which includes portions of Hancock and Madison counties.

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