Partner Events Raise Over $50,000 for Breast Health Education

We are proud to highlight our partners who raised over $50,000 on our behalf throughout 2019, with most of the events taking place during October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  

  • Anchin Block and Anchin participated in the Anchin Women’s Initiative Network (AWIN) “Change War,” a competition between floors in their building.
  • Anthony DeFranco Salon held a raffle and chance auction and sold our pink and white cookies.
  • Biodex hosted year-long activities such as “Pink Dollar Fridays,” where employees could donate $1 each week and be placed in a raffle to win fabulous prizes.
  • Our young supporter Charlotte sold homemade bracelets, honoring family members diagnosed with breast cancer, setting a great example of the importance of giving back to the community.
  • Staff at ClearVision Optical participated in various games and made donations to our cause.
  • Dan’s Dog Walking and Pet Sitting continued their generous support when they held their Sixth Annual Paws for a Cause fundraiser.
  • (EMRA) Eastern Motor Racing Association donated the proceeds of t-shirt sales that were created for their race day in October.
  • For six consecutive years, Huntington Honda and Certified Pre-owned made donations for every test drive in October.
  • Through their October and November pink merchandise sale, ILoveKickBoxing in Franklin Square raised awareness and funds.
  • Through its “Great Wine, Great Cause, Great Neighbors” campaign, J. Kings & Sysco LI partnered with their customers resulting in a generous donation.
  • For the third year, the Long Island Women’s Interclub Tennis League donated the raffle proceeds from their end of season celebration banquet.
  • Rallye Motor Company showed their support during breast cancer awareness month by donating for each vehicle sold or serviced in October.
  • Riverhead Ciderhouse held a wine raffle every weekend in October.
  • In addition to selling our pink and white cookies, Salon Montáage sold raffles all month long that culminated at their Halloween Bash.
  • Silverfox Photography donated a portion of each contract booked in October.
  • Once again Sperry Federal Credit Union held a bake sale at the branch.
  • Stahl Eyecare Experts made a donation for every LASIK procedure performed in the month of October.
  • Surge Rehabilitation and Nursing held a “Fight Like a Girl” fundraiser bake sale.
  • The Virginia Campione Memorial made a generous donation at their annual dinner fundraiser.
  • Waves Salon donated 5% of all their retail sales, conditioning treatments, and pink hair extensions.
  • Students at West Hempstead High School organized a 5K fundraiser for their senior service project.
  • Our own Young Professionals Committee sponsored Cocktails for a Cause in October; a great networking event.

We would like to acknowledge all our pink and white cookie sellers, including Anastasia Salon, Synergy Fitness Club in Baldwin and Eastern Suffolk BOCES.

A huge thank you to everyone for their commitment to our cause and we look forward to continued and new partnerships in 2020 as we celebrate our 25th Anniversary! For additional ideas and information on how to host your own fundraiser download our Third Party Event Toolkit!