Oh yes! Its no news that the month of October is significant with breast cancer worldwide. Pink Pearl foundation is not left out of this, as her vision is to Empower Women in the fight against Breast and Cervical Cancer, so as to ensure a reduction in the death rate caused by this disease amongst Nigerian women.
The foundation is a public service charity organisation, pioneered in 2007 by Orode Uduaghan. At the forefront of its agenda is the firm establishment in the minds of Nigerian women the need to undergo an annual cancer screening combined with an outreach to community hospitals and cancer awareness centres.
In pursuit of this mission, the Pink Pearl foundation will be flagging off four events to continue its awareness creation.
PINK OCTOBER would consist of Pink Kitchen, Ball Out, Pink Ride and Camp Diva.
•PINK KITCHEN: An open restaurant to be flanked by celebrity servers.
Date: 5th – 7th October, 2011.
Venue: 911 field by Ugbuwanye market, NPA Express Road, Warri, Delta State.
• BALL OUT: Novelty football match between two women team.
Date: 15th October
Venue: Oghara Efe Township Stadium, Oghara, Delta State.
• PINK RIDE: Cycling through Benin-Warri-Abraka-Asaba, creating awareness.
Date: 18th – 22nd October, 2011.
• CAMP DIVA: Burlesque Princess in collaboration with Pink Pearl Foundation would be offering a course to female cancer survivors, friends and family.
Date: 27th – 29th October, 2011
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During these events, Pink Pearl Foundation will be creating a relaxed atmosphere for individuals as well as groups, to come have fun, and at the same time be provided with basic information on breast cancer, It’s effects, Treatments and healthy tips on how to avoid this deadly disease.
Spread the word and save a life!