(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 Foundation. Pink 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 hopeforstrength.com for participating salons and specialty shoppes.
Visit hopeforstrength.com or contact Carole´ Ann F. Bowyer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 570 977-0872 for more information about the Hope for Strength Breast Cancer Fund and how you can get involved.