Whew! Breast Cancer Awareness month is off to a running start here in Charleston! Just a few events we’re going to mention where we’ve lent our support – there are so many that I hope you can find your way to one of them to show your support of our sisters (and brothers) who have been affected by breast cancer.
Tonight! October 8, 2014 – 2nd Annual Warriors Wear Pink Event at ALOFT Charleston Hotel & Convention Center from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Click the event flyer thumbnail for more details.
October 15, 2014 – BRA Day USA!! Learn more……
October 18, 2014 – Komen Lowcountry Race for the Cure – Family Circle Cup Stadium – Daniel Island, S.C.
October 19, 2014 – A Tickled Pink Reception: T-shirts & Stillettos – Presented by the Folly Road Church of Christ. 3:30 p.m. Experience a fun filled afternoon celebrating breast cancer survivors. Click the event flyer for more details.
Columbia Friends – SC FORCE Support Group Gathering – October 26, 2014, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Richland country Main Library – Irwin Kahn Conference Room – 1431 Assembly Street – Columbia, S.C. 29201. Do you have a family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer? Have you tested positive for a BRCA mutation or are you considering genetic testing? You are not alone and we invite you to join us to find out more. http://www.facingourrisk.org/get-support/local-groups/south-carolina.php
Worship in Pink – Worship in Pink is a breast health education initiative for the Affiliate’s faith-based communities in an effort to reduce disparities seen in African-American, Hispanic and rural communities. The Center for Natural Breast Reconstruction is thrilled to be the Promise Partner for the Komen Lowcountry initiative again this year. Find out more….
What events do you plan to attend? We’d love to feature them on our next “Upcoming Events” or “All Things Charleston” post.