A pair of events are “thinking pink” this October, as the nation rallies for breast cancer awareness.
Still one the nation’s top diseases, breast cancer strikes women of all ages, all walks of life and all sizes and colors.
Centra Care Health is marking October with a special event set for Tuesday, Oct. 21. CentraCare Health – Monticello is hosting Breast Friends, a breast health awareness event, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 21, at River City Extreme located at 3875 School Boulevard in Monticello.
The event honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month and provides women in our community with an opportunity to learn how to put their health first in a fun and relaxed environment. Guests will enjoy a free evening of beneficial health tips while enjoying seasonal appetizers, a night out with friends and learning from a panel of experts as they discuss prevention, detection and treatment of breast cancer in women.
Panelists include Adrianne Bowen, MD, General Surgeon, CentraCare Health – Monticello Medical Group; Nelson Adamson, MD, Radiation Oncologist, Monticello Cancer Center; Jeff Gambach, MD, Radiologist, Minneapolis Radiology; Abby LaBounty, MD, Family Medicine, Monticello Clinic; Ali Wells, DNP, CentraCareHealth – Monticello Medical Group; Charina Wynia, CNP Monticello Cancer Center.
Albertville Premium Outlets
Premium Outlets is teaming up with Susan G. Komen to support breast cancer awareness, research, and treatment programs in the community. During the month of October, visit the on-site Information Center in Albertville to donate $10 to support the cause and receive 25 percent off one item from select stores. Donations will be accepted on-site only via cash or credit, with contributions benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
During the month of October 2014, shoppers can visit participating Premium Outlet Centers® to make $10 donations to benefit Susan G. Komen® and receive a discount card, while supplies last. In connection with this national fundraising initiative benefiting Susan G. Komen, Premium Outlets is proud to support Komen, and with the help of generous customers, will guarantee a contribution of at least $100,000.