You're Invited to Paint Austin Pink!

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By Community Editor

Kick-off Reception

When-Thursday, October 6

Time- 5:30 P.M- 7:30 P.M

Where- Loretto Hospital

645 S. Central Ave

Chicago,IL 60644

Paint Austin Pink is an education and outreach initiative, and partnership between Loretto Hospital and local businesses, to raise awareness about breast cancer, its impact on women from our community and the importance of early detection. Through Paint Austin Pink our goal is to increase the mammography screening rates among women in the community as well as bring attention to the huge disparities in breast cancer deaths on the westside of Chicago. Paint Austin Pink will run concurrently with Loretto Hospital $50 mammogram program

Did you know that Austin has one of the highest breast cancer mortality rates in Chicago? It's time we join together to turn that number around. It's time to Paint Austin Pink and saves lives.

Additional area data will be provided by metropolitan Chicago breast cancer Task force

Refreshments and Hors d'oeuvres will be served

Join Loretto Hospital for an evening of networking for a cause as we launch... Paint Austin Pink in support of breast cancer awareness month

To RSVP call Angela K. Waller at (773)-854-5275 or via email at Angela.Waller@lorettohospital.org

 

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