Hendricks County lawmakers lace up sneakers to raise cancer awareness

Hendricks County lawmakers lace up sneakers to raise cancer awareness

Posted by: Samantha Holifield & Brenda Holmes  | Wednesday, February 14, 2018 2:40 pm

RAISING AWARENESS: (From left to right) State Reps. Greg Steuerwald (R-Avon) and Bob Behning (R-Indianapolis) pair sneakers with their suits on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at the Statehouse in Indianapolis to draw attention to National Cancer Prevention Month. Each year, the Indiana House of Representatives participates in the Suits and Sneakers Challenge, an annual event sponsored by the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches. According to the Indiana State Department of Health, 2 out of 5 Hoosiers will develop cancer in their lifetime.