JACKSON CAMPUS PROMOTES BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

JACKSON CAMPUS PROMOTES BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

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News Date: 
10/17/07
Campus: 
Jackson

Breast Cancer Tree Antonelli College students, faculty, and staff are promoting Breast Cancer Awareness during the month of October with a variety of charitable activities.   Anita Bales (left) American Cancer Society representative and Esther Cash Associate Director of Antonelli College and co-ordinator of events stand beneath the “Tree of Life” decorated with pink ribbons obtained from donations. Mrs. Bales met with students and presented an informative talk about breast cancer and research.  The “Tree of Life” is just one of the ways that funds are being raised for this worthy cause.  Other activities being conducted on campus are the “M & M jar” guessing game, “Think Pink” jeans day, the Breast Cancer Gift Tote Bag Raffle and “the Pink Ladies and the T-Birds” walking teams that will be participating in the “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk in Flowood on October 20.

Breast Cancer Tree Antonelli College in Jackson is conducting several activities to commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Student Brenda McCurtis of Louin (far right) is shown with Anita Bales(left) American Cancer Society speaker and Esther Cash, (center) Associate Director and coordinator of events, standing beneath the “Tree of Life” that is bedecked with pink ribbons representing donations.