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Events: Sussex County

Navigating the Course - Lewes

December 16, 2014

Join us to learn more about breast cancer and the resources that are available to help you. This is a free program for people newly diagnosed with breast cancer.

This program is facilitated by Connie Holdridge, Program Manager and Kathy Cook, RN, MSN Breast Health Nurse Navigator.

Please call Connie Holdridge at to register 302-644-6844.

This class is held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4 pm. Those dates include August 19, September 16, October 21, November 18, and December 16.

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DBCC Sussex Survivor Social: Wrapping Tanger Pink Trees of Hope Gifts

December 17, 2014

Join DBCC and fellow breast cancer survivors for a Sussex Survivor Social. For this month’s program we will wrap gifts for the Tanger Trees of Hope campaign. The gifts are for local breast cancer survivors and their families. Please call Connie at 302-644-6844 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to register.

Sussex County Survivors meet regularly to socialize, learn a craft, volunteer with an event, or get educated about a health topic. These events are volunteer driven so ideas and suggestions for topics or speakers are always welcome.

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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 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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Beginning Your Pink Ribbon Journey - Seaford

December 18, 2014

Beginning Your Pink Ribbon Journey is a free class open to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their loved ones. Join us to learn more about: breast cancer, financial issues, your diagnosis and treatment, available support programs and other available resources.

This class is held the 3rd Thursday of the month (except February) at Nanticoke at 3 pm. 2014 classes are taking place Jan, 23. Feb. 13, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 26, July 17, Aug. 21, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20, and Dec. 18. Please call Connie to register at 302-644-6844.

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Kim Miller 5K (and Boobs & Brews) Presented by 16 Mile Brewery

April 11, 2015

Kim Miller was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in May of 2010 at age 27. She fought the disease for 16 months and in October 2011, she lost the battle and passed away peacefully. This event has been organized to raise money for the fight against breast cancer in Delaware.

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Broadwalk on the Boardwalk at CAMP Rehoboth

April 12, 2015

Join CAMP Rehoboth for the Annual Broadwalk on the Boardwalk, part of the 2015 Women’s Fest Weekend. Walk through Rehoboth Beach in your pink to support the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition on Sunday, April 12th at 8am.

Broadwalk on the Boardwalk gathers attendees for a walk along the boardwalk in Rehoboth. This event allows men and women to come together to honor the lives of those who have died from breast cancer, celebrate those who have struggled with breast cancer and to educate others. Please contact Connie Holdridge, Program Manager of Education and Survivorship at 302-644-6844 if you have any questions.

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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.

Race produced by Races2Run.

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Bras for a Cause Presented by the Sussex County Women’s Council of Realtors

June 03, 2015

The 2015 Bras For A Cause will be held on Wednesday, June 3rd at Ivy on Dagsworthy Street in Dewey Beach. Come join in the festivities and participate in a fun opportunity to help your local community. Call 302-841-8117 for more information.

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