National Breast Cancer Awareness Month takes place in October across the USA and worldwide. Supported by a number of organisations including the National Breast Cancer Foundation, the month long campaign hopes to help anyone affected by this disease.
The statistics for this life changing disease are vast, yet more and more people, women AND men, are surviving the disease thanks to the awarensss that is being raised through this campaign and many others like it worldwide.
The Breast Cancer Charirties of America website has some useful tips to help promote the cause, including images to upload to your facebook profile, using #pinkpose encouraging people to wear pink and post on twitter, opportunities to buy merchandise, arranging fundraisers, volunteering and the most simple option – to donate.
This is such a huge campaign that touches so many people hearts that the resources available to get involved and support this extremely worthy cause are extremely easy to access, varied and not to mention fun, that there really is no excuse not to help. Get involved and check out igopink.org or any of the other sources mentioned in this article.