Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events in Northern Virginia
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Throughout the month, there are breast cancer awareness events, charity walks, fundraisers, and open houses happening all over the country (see here for a partial list). Below are some of the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month events in Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C.
Upcoming Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events in NoVa
Making Strides Hosted by the American Cancer Society, Making Strides is an annual walk held in cities across the nation. This year, there will be an organized walk in Richmond, VA on October 20. Click here to participate or donate. Walk for Awareness Hosted by the Women Veterans Committee of Richmond’s McGuire VA Medical Center, Walk for Awareness is a free event open to civilians and active duty personnel alike. Held this year on October 18, the Walk helps to bring attention to how breast cancer affects everyone – even our brave women in uniform. Click here for more information. DC United Auction For you sports fans out there, DC United will auction off game memorabilia to help raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. For more information about how to get involved during this month-long campaign, click here. Bras for Hope Breast Cancer Awareness Party Belle Mode Intimates is a professional bra-fitting & lingerie boutique. They'll host their annual "Bras for Hope" Breast Cancer Awareness Party Oct. 27, 12pm - 6pm at their Fairfax Corner location. Belle Mode is also offering bra-recycling throughout October. Foreach bra recycled, customers receive a promotional discount coupon to use at the Breast Cancer Awareness party. Learn more at www.facebook.com/BelleModeIntimates.
More Breast Cancer Awareness Activities in Northern Virginia?
This brief list only scratches the surface. There are countless Breast Cancer Awareness Month events all over the greater DC metro area. For a more complete schedule of upcoming events, check out this page on the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation’s website. Have questions about alternative breast cancer treatments? Call us to ask about a free consultation: 1-877-292-1571