Healthy lifestyle choices - A New Year a New You
we start the New Year and consider changes we want to make in 2016,
check out some of these healthy behaviors. Healthy lifestyle choices
may help lower your risk of different types of cancer and other health
conditions such as heart disease, diabetes and osteoporosis. It is never
too late to adopt a healthy lifestyle whether it is with food choices
or increasing physical activity, it all helps!
Check out our Recipe Search Tool or learn more about exercise and breast cancer risk.
Join the Norfolk Admirals and Komen Tidewater for our 9th Annual Pink in the Rink Game on January 23, 2016. The Norfolk Admirals will face off against the Elmira Jackals as we deck the arena in pink! The ice will once again be dyed pink, and fans are encouraged to pull out their best pink gear for the evening. The puck drops at 7:15pm.
Red level tickets are $15.00 and gold level tickets are $18.00. There are a limited number of gold tickets so get yours early. A portion of every ticket will be donated to Komen Tidewater.
Date: Saturday, January 23, 2016
Time: 7:15 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
201 East Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23510
If you’d like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online.
14th Annual Hoops for the Cure
ODU Lady Monarchs continues their commitment to make a difference in
the fight to end breast with the 14th Annual Hoops for the Cure game.
Join us Saturday, February 6th to watch the ODU Lady Monarchs take on
Charlotte 49ers! Show your support by wearing Pink in support of breast
cancer awareness. The annual game is a partnership with Susan G. Komen
Tidewater, with partial proceeds from the contest supporting the local
organization’s fight against breast cancer.
Breast cancer survivors, are invited to attend the Survivor Reception from 3:00 – 3:45 p.m. Each survivor is allowed one free ticket, which provides game access and reception in the Blue room.
will want to make sure you arrive in time to watch or participate in
the Breast Cancer Survivor Parade. Players, coaches, supporters and Big
Blue line the court to cheer on the women and men who have survived
breast cancer and those still in the fight. Watch as The Ted becomes a
sea of pink!
Tickets for this event are on sale at the Komen Tidewater Office,
757-490-7794. at 420 North Center Dr., Bldg. 11, Suite 143, Norfolk. The
tickets can be purchased from the Komen office for $10 using cash or check, checks made
payable to ODU. If you would like to purchase the tickets online please click here and enter the code “PINK”, a portion of each ticket will be donated to Komen.
Immunotherapies: A Promising breast cancer treatment
Immunotherapies are a relatively new and promising area of breast cancer treatments that use the body’s own immune system to fight cancer. There are many types of immunotherapies, including the use of vaccines. Learn about how #immunotherapy may help certain #cancer patients. Cancer Treatment Centers of America is hosting their #TreatThePerson Chat on Twitter with Dr. Maurie Markman! January 12 @ 11am
If you don’t have a Twitter account, click for the direct link to participate:
Dates to Remember
|Join us for this fun night of food, friends, fundraising and prizes!
Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: The SGK Tidewater Office, 420 North Center Drive, Building 11, Suite
143, Norfolk, VA 23502
Cost: $10.00 - pay at the door
||Uniquely Yours Bridal Showcase
Pearl Taylor, the founder of the Uniquely Yours Bridal Showcase has been a Bridal Coordinator and Event Planner for over 17 years. Combining her passion for brides’ wants and needs, and making their dreams come true while staying on budget, makes her a leader in the bridal world. A portion of the tickets will benfit Komen Tidewater. Click Here for more information.
January 17, 2016
11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
||9th Annual Pink-in-the-Rink
Saturday, January 23rd
The Norfolk Admirals vs Elmira Jackals
The puck drops at 7:15pm.
Tickets can be purchased online or from the office
||Hoops for the Cure
Saturday, February 6th, tipoff at 4:00.
ODU Lady Monarchs VS Charlotte
Tickets available at the Komen Office.
||3rd Annual Road Rage For the Cure - 5K
Saturday, February 20th, Start time 9:30
Click for more information or to register.
||Corn Hole for the Cure
Saturday, March 5th at Norfolk Collegiate
Click for more information
3rd Annual Pink-o de Mayo
Friday, May 6th. 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Westin Town Center Virginia Beach
Tickets on sale soon!
||Swipe your Kroger Plus Card to benefit the Komen Tidewater Affiliate. Click
here to learn more!
||Are you are an avid Amazon customer, 0.5% of your shopping expense can donated in support of Komen Tidewater. All you have to do is shop through this link. Register today!
||Donate your used vehicle, van, truck, boat, or
recreational vehicle to help support breast cancer awareness. You can donate by
calling 1-855-KOMEN-CARS (1-855-566-3622) or you can donate online by clicking
When you open a new eligible Pink Ribbon Banking
account*, Bank of America contributes to Susan G. Komen®. This money will help
save lives, ensure quality of care for all and energize science and research in
the fight to end breast cancer. Click
here to learn more.*Check
order fees may apply.
||Atlantic Potties is donating 1 Dollar per Pink Porta Potty rented.
Atlantic Potties services the Hampton Roads area for commercial,
residential, and industrial venues. For your next event, have a seat on a
Pink Potty!!! 460-6100
Rally for the Cure® has expanded their well-established
golf program to other events. You can now plan a Rally for the Cure®
program for sporting events like golf and tennis, dinner events such as
wine-tasting or group/club activities such as a bridge or book clubs.
Learn how you can become a Rally Ambassador.
||Ford Motor Company and its Warriors in Pink campaign kicks off its
20th year of support in the fight against breast cancer by issuing a
strong call to action encouraging women to drive more conversations on
breast health. Shop warriors in Pink
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