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Reader Stories: Celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness With Events and Fundraisers


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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