East Hartford - posted Aug, 12 2011
The American Cancer Society invites all community members interested in making strides to end breast cancer to the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Hartford Kickoff Celebration, set for Aug. 23 at the Hartford Plaza Hotel in East Hartford. Guests will hear from someone in the community who has been touched by breast cancer and learn more about how the American Cancer Society is making strides toward a world with less breast cancer more birthdays. Complimentary breakfast will be served. Register by calling Hannah Charry at 203-379-4782 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Hartford, is set for Oct. 23 at Bushnell Park in Hartford. Making Strides is an inspiring event that unites the entire community to honor and celebrate breast cancer survivors and supports the society’s unique mission to fight cancer on all fronts and save lives by helping people stay well by preventing cancer or finding it early; helping people get well by being there for them during and after a cancer diagnosis; by finding cures through investment in groundbreaking research and by fighting back by encouraging lawmakers to pass laws to defeat cancer and by rallying communities worldwide to join the fight. To sign up or for more information visit cancer.org/stridesonline or call 1-800-227-2345.