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Breast Cancer Awareness in Bloomsburg

During the month of October, we recognize the immense impact of breast cancer on the lives of many mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers and many others.

Events & other ways to raise awareness

BU Breast Cancer Walk:

On Sunday, October 29th, Bloomsburg University will be holding the 2023 Breast Cancer Awareness Walk. This will be the 21st annual walk that starts at 1pm at the Student Recreation Center. All proceeds benefit the PA Breast Cancer Coalition.

It costs $25 to participate. Contact Maddy Rodriguez at 570-389-4937 for further information about the walk.

Buy flowers:

The Bloomsburg Florist is offering Breast Cancer Awareness inspired flowers and bouquets in various pinks to match the ribbon.

The featured bouquet is called “pretty pinks” for $59.99, and is available for next day delivery.

Visit local areas raising awareness:

The local Press Enterprise Inc. changes their fountain color to celebrate holidays, commemorate special times of the year, and to raise awareness.

Right now, for the month of October, their fountains gleam pink to raise awareness for breast cancer. Visit the site at 3185 Lackawanna Avenue, Bloomsburg PA 17815.

Screenshot from Press Enterprise LinkedIn post. Screenshot by Carly Busfield.


National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc. – Click here to donate.

Susan G. Komen- Click here to donate.

PA Breast Cancer Coalition- Click here to donate to a cause within the state of Pennsylvania.