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Community businesses and Hope for Strength Breast Cancer Fund partnering to raise awarenss on breast cancer

  • 26 September 2014
  • Author: Visit Poconos
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(Stroudsburg)  During the month of October in celebration of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, there are many opportunities for the community to support the Hope for Strength Breast Cancer Fund / Pocono Health FoundationPink the color of triumph over breast cancer, the color of hope, is the theme with the following campaigns:


O Sweet Creams Cafe´ - donating $1 for every cone or dish when ordering Strawberry or Rose Petal homemade ice cream.

O Kitchen Chemistry – donating $5 for every 4-count box of pink ribbon cupcakes.

 O Pocono Soap – donating $2 for every pomegranate-scented handcrafted pink ribbon bar of soap.

O Pocono Pistol Range – donating $1 for every pink target sold and each Tuesday (in October only) is Ladies' Night with a portion of proceeds donated to the fund.

O Monroe Farmers Market, Courthouse Square, Saturday, Oct. 18, 8:30 – noon.

Various vendors will be donating a portion of their proceeds to the fund.  There will also be breast cancer information and a raffle with the winner announced at noon.

O The Strand Together for Strength Campaign continues. Purchase your pink hair strand for $5 at any participating hair salon in support of the Hope for Strength Breast Cancer Fund. Visit for participating salons and specialty shoppes.


Visit or contact Carole´ Ann F. Bowyer at or 570 977-0872 for more information about the Hope for Strength Breast Cancer Fund and how you can get involved.


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