Colleges Against Cancer GMU wrote -
It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
Come to our Breastival to support breast cancer awareness. There will be Apple Cider, Pumpkin Painting, Photo Booth, Donut Challange, and More. All donations recieved at the event will go to the American Cancer Society.
Did you know...
In 2017, invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in about 252,710 women and 2,470 men in the US.
Breast Cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in women.
The American Cancer Society works year round to end breast cancer with campaings and patient programs.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a walk hosted in various cities during October to raise funds to further breast cancer research and continue patient programs.
Reach to Recovery is a patient program that connects breast cancer patients to volunteers who talk them through treatment options as well as other problems they might be facing day-to-day.