Unless you live under a rock, you are well aware that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Whether you are at the supermarket, the mall and even the Bank you are surrounded by those who are wearing pink and working to help raise awareness and money for a cure! It is very easy to get involved and I came across a great website that can help you get started! It’s Susan G. Komen’s Passionately Pink for the Cure® website. (www.Passionatelypink.org) Not only is Passionately Pink for the Cure is a fun way to start a fundraiser for Susan G. Komen for the Cure® it is so simple (and FREE!) to get started and supplies you with tons of information and support materials at your fingertips.
Here is how you can get started:
1. Register as a Passionately Pink Team Captain. The registration process should take you less than 5 minutes and when you are done you will have access to your own customizable Passionately Pink fundraising page, where you can accept donations and track your progress!
2. A Passionately Pink Fundraising Kit containing promotional and educational material, collectible lapel pins and much more will come in the mail approximately 2 weeks after registration. (All promotional and educational materials are also available right online for download)
3. Roll Out the Pink Carpet and have fun going passionately Pink for the Cure! Whether you are having a Jeans Day, a bake sale, girls night out or something completely different, wear pink, have fun and join in the promise to find the cure for breast cancer!
Pink is not just a color...it is the strength, hope, faith and courage for all the women fighting to become a survivor! Be tough enough to Rock the Pink and show the world you care!
~Rebecca Procops Marketing Coordinator