"Has Your Life Been Affected
by Cancer?" - Ambassador Nancy Goodman Brinker
Nancy Goodman Brinker, founder of the Susan G. Komen Breast
Cancer Foundation, shares her story of why she's helping
lead the battle against breast cancer. Come listen to her
experiences as she presents the keynote address at the Oncology
Nusing Society 29th Annual Congress.
29, Thursday: 9 am, Anaheim Convention Center,
Hall C (Sign in at the Guest Registration,
Fit for the Cure
Fit for the Cure bra-fitting events are held in the lingerie
section at major department stores. One dollar will be donated
to the Komen Foundation for each bra-fitting done that day
and for each Awareness Bra sold that day. Call 714-957-9157
ext. 30 to volunteer.
May 7, Friday: 11 am – 5 p.m., Macy’s
at Mission Viejo
May - Mammogram-a-thon
May, the Komen Orange County Affiliate and the YWCA ENCOREplus
team up to conduct a mammogram-a-thon. Mobile screening
units travel throughout Orange County to give free breast
health information and screening mammograms to women who
are underinsured or uninsured. To set an appointment or
to see if you qualify for these services, call the YWCA
at (714) 871-4488.
Speakers Bureau Training
18, 2004, Tuesday from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Click here
to download a flyer.
Reds Whites & Greens Charity
Be a part of the fun and help us reach this year's fundraising
goal of $50,000 for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation!
Great course, fine wine and good fun. For more information,
sponsorship details, or to register online, visit www.redswhitesgreens.com
or call 949-439-0649. Hope to see you there!
BMW Ultimate Drive
Dates: June 29, June 30, July 1, July 6
By test driving a BMW during the BMW Ultimate Drive, you
can make a difference in the fight against breast cancer!
Participating BMW dealers will donate $1 to the Orange County
Komen Foundation for every mile test driven.
Angels Night for Race for the Cure
us on Friday, August 13, at the Anaheim
Angels vs. Detroit Tigers. A portion of ticket proceeds
benefits the Komen Foundation. Click here
to download a flyer and ticket order form.
Lee National Denim Day
Friday, October 8, 2004, Lee® Jeans
will proudly sponsor Lee National Denim Day, the world's
largest single-day fundraiser for breast cancer. Each year
Lee Jeans invites companies and organizations nationwide
to participate by allowing employees and members to wear
denim in exchange for a $5 donation to the Susan G. Komen
Breast Cancer Foundation. Click
here for more information.
October - Breast Cancer 3-Day
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the National
Philanthropic Trust (NPT) announced a collaboration to initiate
the Breast Cancer 3-Day, a series of walks that will raise
millions for the fight against breast cancer. The first
three events will take place in California later this year:
San Diego - October 1-3, Los Angeles - October 8-10,
and San Francisco - October 15-17. NPT, an independent
non-profit, will manage the events and will direct up to
15% of the net proceeds to establish the NPT Breast Cancer
Fund. As a primary beneficiary, the Komen Foundation will
receive 85% of the net proceeds to support national breast
cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs.
For more info, visit www.breastcancer3day.org
or call 800.825.1000
have questions regarding any of the above mentioned events
please feel free to contact us at (714) 957-9157 or e-mail
us at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information.