News 8's Kevin Doran was Grand Marshall. At the finish line runners and walkers went through a giant blow-up colon. Strollin for The Colon organizers says it's important to know your family history and get checked out.
Last year Strollin for the Colon raised more than $17,000 for local colon cancer research and education and they hope to raise more this year.
In February U-R Medicine teamed up with WROC TV to spread the word that Colon Cancer is 100% preventable. For more information on colon cancer and how to prevent it click here.
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