Terramed Alliance News Pink Ribbon Challenge
11/01/2009

October is Breast Cancer Action Month and this year You can join The Terra Med Alliance Breast Cancer Foundation in taking Action against breast cancer.

Online PR News – 01-November-2009 – – October is Breast Cancer Action Month and this year You can join The Terra Med Alliance Breast Cancer Foundation in taking Action against breast cancer. Join the fundraise in the The Pink Ribbon Challenge and make a goal towards keeping a healthy lifestyle for your self and to set a fundraising goal in the month of October.

“We are always overwhelmed by the amazing level of support for the cause shown by our communities in Breast Cancer ACTION Month- we are excited to join with them to see what they will accomplish in 2009!" says Fiona Lewis, Fundraising Manager.

"The Pink Ribbon Challenge is great because it is achievable for anyone. Whether you are nine or ninety, you can TAKE ACTION this October and raise funds and awareness about a disease that affects over 2,500 New Zealand women diagnosed each year and countless families and loved ones."

The Pink Ribbon Challenge centres around the number ‘9' because it is such an important number for NZBCF. 1 in 9 New Zealand women have a lifetime risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer, the Pink Ribbon Street Appeal, The Foundation's largest fundraising event is October 9 in 2009.

Some FUNdraising ideas: Get sponsored to cut out the coffee for 9 days, Get together with the girls and walk 90km collectively, raise $900, lose 9 kgs over 9 weeks, Run 9km in a silly pink outfit - the sky is the limit!

For more information about the Pink Ribbon Challenge and how you can put your hand up to help, please go to www.nzbcf.org.nz
Terramed Alliance is a non-profit charity organization dedicated to research, education and advocacy of breast cancer. One of the vision of Terramed Alliance is to provide this community and Internet users with a charity based research and education entity. Advocacy of breast cancer through education is vital to the reduction of this disease. For any requests and enquiries, please contact at us: cancer@terramedalliance.us www.terramedalliance.us