Team Pink Gown via Crowdrise
January 21, 2013
BENEFITING: PINK PEARLS OF HOPE BREAST CANCER ORGANIZATION
EVENT: The Pink Gown Fashion Show
EVENT DATE: Feb 09, 2013
HOURS PLEDGED: 15
Pink Pearls of Hope Breast Cancer Organization is a community based organization committed to empowering, educating, strengthening, and inspiring hope in women of color in the fight against breast cancer. Our focus is to motivate women of color to take responsibility for their health by practicing a healthier lifestyle in order to eliminate the one in eight breast cancer epidemic
*In 2011, Pink Pearls of Hope distributed more than 1,000 Free Breast Self-Exam kits throughout the United States to individuals, churches, hospitals, businesses, beauty salons, and organizations.
*Pink Pearls of Hope developed and produced culturally sensitive DVDs, literature, and seminars to educate women about the risk factors, symptoms, benefits of early detection, and prevention.