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Reader Stories: Celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness With Events and Fundraisers

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Updated July 01, 2011

Breast cancer awareness can be celebrated all year. You can participate by joining in events such as the Komen Race for the Cure, or taking a Walk for Hope, riding on a Pink Heals Firetruck, joining an Avon Walk for Breast Cancer, baking cupcakes for sale, handing out informative literature, or wearing a pink ribbon. Read stories about breast cancer awareness events here.

Pink Sugar cookie candles

Organizer. As a consultant, I went above the Gold Canyon donation to do my part to support. Supporter. I want to do what I can to help out. I handed out flyers around town, posted to Facebook and ema…More

Relay For Life, Komen Walk, Making Strides Events

I was a participant in the many cancer walks. I speak out about my breast cancer to make more people educated about the awful disease. I talk about early detection. I have a sister that still has not…More

Celebration in the Philippines

I was an attendee in some of the events mentioned above. In the Feel Good, Look Good event sponsored by a major retailer, I was one of those picked to have a make over. It was fun! Got to be covered …More

Pink Firetrucks For Survivor Rally

I got a pink t-shirt and attended the rally with my father and his little dog. I took photos and watched as people wrote their names on the fire trucks. Several local organizations were there with in…More

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