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Tanger PINKStyle Campaign (through Saturday, October 25)

September 15, 2014

Shop, save and help support the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition at Tanger Outlets in Rehoboth Beach from September 15 through October 25! Simply purchase a PINK CARD PACK for $5 to receive 25% off at 5 participating stores. All discounts are taken on a single item and you can buy as many PINK CARD PACKS as you like. Also, available is a digital pink style savings pass. For $10, customers will have an exclusive, unlimited use of the savings pass offering 25% off a single item at participating stores throughout the ENTIRE pink style campaign. This pass can only be purchased through www.tangeroutlets.com.

A portion of the card sales will benefit DBCC. Cards available at all three DBCC offices and at the Tanger Outlets in Rehoboth Beach.

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Harvest Festival at the Brandywine Valley Wine Trail (month long)

October 01, 2014

Throughout the month of October, Kreutz Creek Vineyards, Paradocx Vineyard, and Patone Cellars have partnered with the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition and will be donating $1 to the agency from the purchase of select bottles of wine.  In addition, on October 4, Kreutz Creek and Paradocx will be hosting a grape stomping.  Paradocx is at 2:00p and Kreutz Creek is at 3:00p.  Patrons pay a minimum of $5 to stomp and all the donations come to DBCC.

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Bayhealth Go Pink! Health Fair

October 03, 2014

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Bayhealth will host the 9th Annual Go Pink! Health Fair on Friday, October 3 to increase awareness of breast health for women and men throughout the region. The program will include free clinical breast exams; free blood pressure screenings; information on available cancer screening, treatment and survivorship programs.

Go Pink! T-shirts will be available to purchase for a donation of $10 or more. Sale proceeds after expenses will be divided between the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition and breast screenings and education programs available through Bayhealth’s Cancer Institute. To order a shirt, visit http://www.bayhealthfoundation.org or co,mplete this form and mail it with a check payable to the Bayhealth Foundation, 640 S. State Street, Dover, DE 19901.

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4th Annual Dewey Goes Pink 5K at The Starboard

October 04, 2014

Join DBCC for the 4th Annual Dewey Goes Pink - The ‘Gugie’ Run 5K! The race is held at the Starboard in memory of Barbara ‘Gugie’ Montgomery, the mother of the restaurant’s owner Steve Montgomery. The 5K run/walk is followed by a fabulous post-party with a pig roast, food, beer and drinks! More details coming soon and can be found at http://www.deweygoespink.com/

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Open House at Dover Fire Department

October 05, 2014

Join us for a kid friendly open house at the Dover Fire Station from 12 to 4 pm on October 5th. Pink and blue t-shirts will be for sale for $20. The proceeds will be split between the fire house and DBCC. Resources and health information will be available. Wear your pink to support breast cancer awareness!

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Survivor Tea at Cancer Support Community - Eastern Sussex

October 07, 2014

Join DBCC for the Eastern Sussex Survivor Brunch on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10am at the Cancer Support Community Office behind Tunnell. Our entertainment will be “The Problematics” singing duo. This event is free. Please contact Kaye Webb from Cancer Support Community to register at 302-645-9150.

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Survivor Tea at Seaford Library

October 10, 2014

Join DBCC for the Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Annual Survivor Tea on Friday, October 12, 2012 from noon to 3 pm at the Seaford Library. Our entertainment will be “The Problematics” singing duo. The delicious tea is catered by the hospital and takes place at the Seaford Library. This event is free. Please contact Kaye Webb from Cancer Support Community to register at 302-645-9150.

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Wilmington University double header soccer game

October 11, 2014

Come out to support Wilmington University at the men and women’s double header soccer game on October 11th. The first game begins at 12 noon and the second game begins at 2:30pm. Show your support by wearing pink. donations will be accepted at the door!

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Oxford Feed & Lumber’s Pink 50 Poker Prance

October 12, 2014

Calling all equine enthusiasts! Join Oxford Feed and Lumber for this upcoming event! For only a $30 donation, you can be a part of this Poker Prance for DBCC! Riders may begin between 9 am and 12 pm on October 12 in Fair Hill, MD. Your donation includes lunch, a pink t-shirt and assorted goodies and a popular trail ride through Fair Hill. Gift cards will be awarded for the top 5 poker hands and top 5 “Most Pink” horse and rider! Five raffle winners will receive 5 free bags of feed. Purina feed will also be available for purchase at a super discount! Stop by Oxford Feed & Lumber, beginning Sept. 12, for early raffle chances. Proceeds will benefit the Delaware and Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalitions and a local Maryland agency.

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Ronny’s Garden World’s Fourth Annual Ladies Night Out

October 12, 2014

Join Ronny’s Garden World for their Fourth Annual Ladies Night with special discounts and raffles. Help spread awareness for breast cancer and get your holiday shopping done early.

From 5:00 to 8:00 pm enjoy 20% off fall, Halloween and Christmas merchandise (Artificial Trees & Trains Excluded). Raffle drawing at 7:00 pm. Many local vendors will be here to show their support with products available for immediate purchase or to order. Refreshments will be served by Main Street Market and Wine samplings will be provided by Sheridan’s Irish Pub. Lots of giveaways and raffles and 100% of proceeds from the raffles will be donated to the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition! Visit Ronnys.com for more information.

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Pink Ribbon Survivor Tea at Bayhealth in Milford

October 13, 2014

Breast cancer survivors are invited to join us for a Pink Ribbon Survivor Tea at Bayhealth in Milford on October 13 from 1 to 3 pm. Bayhealth Medical Center is a member of the Penn Cancer Network. Join us for a Holistic Spa Day focused on mind and body: Tai Chi, Reiki, Hand massages, and Lymphedema Presentation. For questions or to RSVP, please contact Lois Wilkinson, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 302-672-6435.

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Survivor’s Social “Using Flower Essences to Balance your Emotions”

October 15, 2014

Join DBCC for a Survivor Social on October 15th from 3 to 4:15pm to learn how flower essences can help balance your emotions, especially during the holidays. Mary Anne LaTorre will introduce you to homeopathic remedies using flower essences. Learn to develop flower essences from your garden. Bring a dark color dropper bottle and you can take your favorite essences home with you. RSVP by Email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 302-644-6844.

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A Cancer Conversation with DBCC and CAMP Rehoboth

October 15, 2014

CAMP Rehoboth, in cooperation with Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, is offering a Cancer Conversation group to be held monthly starting in October. All CAMP Rehoboth women who have experienced cancer as a patient or caregiver are invited to join us. Discussion will include sharing of experiences, ideas and suggestions on living with cancer and after cancer. The conversations will take place on the third Wednesday of each month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Camp Rehoboth Library. Please RSVP to Connie Holdridge if you would like to join the conversation by calling 302-644-6844 or emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Spa at Montchanin Pink Party

October 15, 2014

You’re Invited to a Pink Party Benefiting the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition at the Spa at Montchanin Village on October 15 & 16 from 5 to 8:00 pm. Join us for a night of relaxation including: mini facials, chair massage, and nail care. There will be door prizes, event only specials, Darphin Hello Beautiful eye treatments, Revitalize that Glow sample body treatments, Liz Abel Healthy Living Coach with smoothies, my Inner Light Yoga with Mediation with Yoga Tips for Warriors and Survivors, and complimentary wine and snacks from Krazy Kat’s Restaurant.

DBCC will also receive 20% of sales from each days special services during the month of October so make your appointment fast!

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Spinning For Breast Cancer Awareness

October 18, 2014

Come out to the first Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Spin-A-Thon at Midway Fitness & Racquetball in Rehoboth Beach on October 18th!  $20/Bike HR or Pledge $20 to be a Class Sponsor. The first hour begins at 9 A.M. and the final hour ends at 2 P.M. Donation collections will be taken Midway Fitness now through event date and all proceeds will benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition in Sussex County.

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5th Annual Monster Miles for a Cause Walk

October 18, 2014

Join DBCC for the 5th Annual Monster Miles for a Cause Walk! Bring your family and friends RAIN or SHINE to share in fun, food and the Monster Mile while joining the fight against breast cancer.

Registration begins at 10:00 am and the walk step off promptly at 12:00pm. Walkers should arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled walk time. The cost is $25 per person in advance and $30 on race day. Children 10 and under walk free with an adult (t-shirts not included for children who walk free). T-shirts guaranteed if pre-registered before October 1, 2014. Sponsorship opportunities are available, please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to find out more.

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Second Annual Georgetown Breast Cancer Awareness Car Show

October 19, 2014

Please join us for the Second Annual Georgetown Breast Cancer Awareness Car Show on Sunday, October 19th! All proceeds will benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. Registration takes place the day of the event from 9-1 PM with $12 fee ($10 second car). Monster trucks will be there along with Dennis Anderson! The silent auction will include items donated by Dennis!


This will be a judged event with a total of 50 trophies including Top 35, Top 8 1989-Up, Best Engine Compartment, Best Interior, Best of Show, etc. There will also be a DJ, door prizes and goodie bags available for guests!

For more information, please contact Levin Clark at 302-500-1128 or Connie Holdridge at 302-644-6844 / .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Pink Ribbon Survivor tea at Bayhealth in Dover

October 20, 2014

Breast cancer survivors are invited to join us for a Pink Ribbon Survivor Tea at Bayhealth in Dover on October 20th from 1 to 3 pm. Bayhealth Medical Center is a member of the Penn Cancer Network. Join us for a Holistic Spa Day focused on mind and body: Tai Chi, Reiki, Hand massages, and Lymphedema Presentation. For questions or to RSVP, please contact Lois Wilkinson, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 302-672-6435.

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“Unmask the Cure” Fundraiser - Duncan Center

October 24, 2014

The Upper Cut Salon & Spa of Dover presents “Unmask the Cure”, a masquerade themed event to benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition on October 24th from 7pm - 12 am at the Duncan Center. The event will include live entertainment provided by Mike Hines & The Look, costume prizes, food and spirits. Tickets can be reserved via phone at (302) 736-1661 (The Upper Cut) or purchased via e-mail at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Tickets are $50 per person in advance, $60 day of event.

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Ramsey’s Farm Goes Pink to Support Breast Cancer

October 25, 2014

Wear something pink on October 25 or 26th and Ramsey’s Farm will donate $1.00 of your activity admission fee to the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition! The farm is open from 10 AM to 5 PM. The farm raises pumpkins, gourds, ornamental corn, popcorn, feed corn and hay. The pumpkin patch consists of 12 acres of pumpkins or more and the corn maze is about 8 acres. Enjoy a day on the farm with the whole family to support DBCC!

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6th Annual Currie Hair-Skin-Nails “There’s Life in Beauty” Fundraiser for DBCC

October 26, 2014

Join DBCC for the 6th Annual “There’s Life in Beauty” fundraiser at Currie Hair, Skin & Nails. The salon will open on a Sunday to offer discounted pricing with all proceeds benefiting the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition.  There will also be a silent auction with a variety of beauty and home items. Services available include haircuts, blow drys, facial waxing, manis, pedis, massages and facials between the hours of 11 am and 4 pm.

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A Cancer Conversation with DBCC and CAMP Rehoboth

November 19, 2014

CAMP Rehoboth, in cooperation with Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, is offering a Cancer Conversation group to be held monthly starting in October. All CAMP Rehoboth women who have experienced cancer as a patient or caregiver are invited to join us. Discussion will include sharing of experiences, ideas and suggestions on living with cancer and after cancer. The conversations will take place on the third Wednesday of each month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Camp Rehoboth Library. Please RSVP to Connie Holdridge if you would like to join the conversation by calling 302-644-6844 or emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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A Cancer Conversation with DBCC and CAMP Rehoboth

December 17, 2014

CAMP Rehoboth, in cooperation with Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, is offering a Cancer Conversation group to be held monthly starting in October. All CAMP Rehoboth women who have experienced cancer as a patient or caregiver are invited to join us. Discussion will include sharing of experiences, ideas and suggestions on living with cancer and after cancer. The conversations will take place on the third Wednesday of each month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Camp Rehoboth Library. Please RSVP to Connie Holdridge if you would like to join the conversation by calling 302-644-6844 or emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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2015 Southern Lights of Life

February 28, 2015

The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition proudly presents the 11th Annual Southern Lights of Life: An Evening of Living and Giving gala on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino. This event is Kent and Sussex counties premier breast cancer fundraiser.

The evening will include a gourmet dinner and cocktails, exciting live and silent auctions, live entertainment and featuring breast cancer survivors. All funds raised at this event support DBCC’s programs and services in Kent and Sussex counties. For more details, contact Michelle Marshall at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 302-672-6435.

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18th Annual Breast Cancer Update

April 22, 2015

Save the date for the 18th Annual Breast Cancer Update to be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Each spring, DBCC presents a symposium featuring leading medical experts and other speakers discussing the most current topics in breast cancer diagnosis, treatment, detection and survivorship. The annual one-day educational forum is free and open to the public, and has become one of Delaware’s most trusted sources of up-to date breast cancer information. More information coming soon.


DBCC is excited to present a excellent roster of speakers to address breast cancer treatment and survivorship. This year’s program reviews recent trends and advances in breast cancer treatment, and focuses on options for breast reconstruction. The in-depth review of breast reconstruction options includes not only the surgical techniques, but also outcomes as viewed both clinically and by women who have experienced the long-term outcomes of these options. Self-image, sexuality and health are all part of the presentations, and provide a holistic, patient-centered understanding to clinicians, as well as supporting the education of breast cancer survivors and the newly-diagnosed.

Certificates of attendance documenting 4.5 Contact Hours and .45 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) will be available to Nurses and other healthcare professionals. Corexcel is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Corexcel has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, suite 500, McLean, VA 22102.

The event is FREE to attend. Registration for contact hours or CEUs is $30.

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6th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk at the Tanger Outlet Center - Rehoboth Beach, Seaside

May 17, 2015

Join DBCC for the 6th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K at the Tanger Outlet Center - Rehoboth Beach, Seaside, on Sunday, May 17th (rain or shine)! The event will include a 5K run and walk as well as a 1-Mile Fun Walk. Run/walk kicks off at 8:30 am with registration opening at 7 am.

Save the date for your family, friends and co-workers to create a team and help DBCC take action to defeat breast cancer. Together, we can make a real difference!  For more information, please contact Michelle Marshall at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 302-672-6435.

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