ASA WOMEN USA Teams Up With GlobalGiving for Cancer 5K Walk/Run

ASA WOMEN USA Teams Up With GlobalGiving for Cancer 5K Walk/Run

Nationwide – April 22, 2024 ( –

ASA WOMEN USA is proudly announced its collaboration with GlobalGiving to host the 2024 5K Walk/Run for Hope & Fight to End Cancer. This event aimed to raise funds for ASA Women USA’s legacy project focused on improving healthcare access for indigent women with cancer and other maternal health concerns in Nigeria.

Scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2024, starting at 8:30 AM, the event will take place at the Glenndale Community Center, WB&A Trail, 11901 Glenndale Blvd, Glenndale, Maryland 20769.

“This 5K Walk/Run is not just a physical activity; it’s a collective effort to bring hope and tangible support to women battling cancer and facing maternal health challenges in Nigeria,” Dr. Anthonia Uche Umeh, the president of the foundation said.

Keynote Speakers;
Dr. Jennifer D. Son, MD FACS
Breast Surgical Oncologist
MedStar Montgomery and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Motivational Speaker:
Donna J. Hopkins, 
Founder/CEO, Hopkins Breast Cancer, Inc.

Motivational Guest Speaker:
Dr. Oluremi Ilupeju, MD, MS, FACOG.
American Board of Obstetrician and Gynecologist/ Certified 

Cancer Survivor:
Dr. Annouchka Ondias-Kouame
CEO of PharmaEllie Consulting

Grand Marshals:
Honorable Aisha Braveboy, State’s Attorney for Prince George’s County
Honorable Wala Blegay, Council Woman for Prince George’s County 

Teams are forming now, and individuals interested in participating can sign up by contacting 3015203849 or emailing [email protected]

Join us in the fight against cancer and in supporting maternal health in Nigeria.

Together, we can make a lasting impact on the lives of women in need.

Click here to DONATE. Your generosity will help us to continue our important work and make a difference in the lives of many people.

For further information, partnership opportunities, or sponsorship inquiries, please visit or email [email protected].

Anambra State Association Women in USA, Inc. is a registered 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to empowering women, promoting health and education, and fostering community development, you can learn more as you visit our website.

GlobalGiving is a non-profit organization that connects donors with grassroots projects around the world to make a positive impact. Through its online platform, GlobalGiving enables individuals and organizations to support causes they care about effectively.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Dr. Anthonia Uche Umeh
Founder & President
WhatsApp # +1 (301) 520 3849
[email protected]

Dr. Josephine O. Onor 
Board Chairperson 
WhatsApp #: +1 (225) 938-0697



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