Greene County 5k helps patients fighting cancer

XENIA, Ohio (WDTN) – Hundreds of people took strides against cancer in Greene County.

The annual Circle of Victor 5k took place in Xenia Sunday.

The money raised goes to help patients fighting cancer in Greene County.

“We help with prosthetics, maybe some medications, even transportation to and from treatment,” said Donna Saraga who helps coordinate the event. “The things patients need, those burdens that other funding doesn’t cover.”

Organizers say, on average, cancer patients in the Miami Valley spend about $700 a month on expenses not covered by insurance. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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