Whether you are a golfer, a bowler, a chef or a runner, you can contribute to the fight against breast cancer 365 days a year. By participating in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® or another Komen event, you become part of a grassroots network that has changed the way the world talks about and treats breast cancer. You can make a difference as you celebrate survivorship, honor those who have lost their battle, and most importantly, raise funds and awareness for the fight against this life-threatening disease. There are many different ways to support Komen's mission.
|Affiliate Event||Affiliate Meeting||Board Meeting|
|January||January 12, 2013 Volunteer Appreciation Open House||January 16, 2013 - Penrose Cancer Center - 5:30 - rooms A&B|
|February||Board Meeting - date/location TBD|
Wednesday, April 17
|Board Meeting - date/location TBD|
|May||Mother/Daughter Breast Education & Fashion Show:
Saturday, May 11
9:30am to 12:00pm
Hillside Community Center
Sponsored by Penrose Cancer Center
Free but must RSVP to 719-632-8887
Max capacity 200
|July||July 17, 2013 - Penrose Cancer Center||Board Meeting - date/location TBD|
|August||Survivor Luncheon - Saturday, August 10 Antlers Hilton|
|September||September 7, 2013 - Pooches in Pink - GoG|
|September 8, 2013 - Race for the Cure - GoG|
|October||October 16, 2013 - Penrose Cancer Center||Board Meeting - date/location TBD|
Rally for the Cure • year round • more
Yoplait Save Lids Save Lives • through June 2013 • more
Rally for the Cure is a grassroots program designed to spread awareness about breast health and breast cancer through volunteered organized golf, tennis and social events. In partnership with Condé Nast Publications, Rally empowers people to support the mission of Susan G. Komen for the Cure by spreading awareness in their community through an activity they are passionate about. Volunteer Ambassadors also may host and plan fundraising events to benefit Komen. Each registered participant receives event favors, important breast health information from Komen, as well as a one-year subscription to select Condé Nast magazines such as, Golf Digest, SELF, Bon Appétit and Architectural Digest.
To learn more about Rally for the Cure go to http://www.rftcpromotions.com/
The Broadmoor Tennis Club is hosting their Fifth Annual Rally for the Cure On June 7 and 8. Click on information to obtain a flyer which shows details and agenda for this successful event! Registration fees are reduced by 20% if you register by April 15 (registration form). Contact: 719-471-6174 or email@example.com
In addition to supporting the Race, Yoplait conducts the highly successful Save Lids to Save Lives® program, which takes place during September and October each year. For each pink lid mailed in or redeemed online by YOU by December 31, 2011, Yoplait will donate 10 cents to Komen with a guaranteed donation of $500,000 up $1.5 million. For more information about the program, including the Save Lids to Save Lives mailing address, and/or to redeem your lids online, visit www.yourlidmatters.com. The Affiliate has also created a flyer with detailed information about the program and redeeming your lids.
You can also bring your lids to the local Komen office and we will send them in for you. Or call us at 632-8887.
Southeastern Colorado Komen Affiliate
625 N. Cascade Suite 110
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
The purpose of the Affiliate Quarterly Meeting is to provide information about Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the Southeastern Colorado Affiliate. We will highlight fundraising events, breast cancer awareness, local breast health programs funded by our Affiliate, survivor & volunteer recognition and more. All volunteers, sponsors, grantees, and the community are welcome to attend. Typically held at Penrose Cancer Center in rooms A/B/C from 5:30 to 7:30pm. Please join us!