October Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Celebrate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by checking out these events and specials going on around Mid-Michigan. 

  • Excel Academies of Cosmetology-- The students at Excel Academies of Cosmetology will be putting pink hair extensions in for $5 with proceeds going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation during October. Click here for more info

  • Hungry Howie's-- For the 5th year in a row, Hungry Howie's will make a donation to the National Breast Cancer Foundation for every pizza, every new Facebook fan, and every story shared. Click here for more info and locations

  • Curves of Lansing-- Purchase a $10 punch card and complete 10 workouts in honor of a woman you know who has battled breast cancer. All proceeds go to Breast Cancer Research. Click here for more info

  • Dick's Sporting Goods-- Dick's Sporting Goods is offering free shipping when you purchase qualifying "pink" products. Click here for more info

  • Party in Pink Zumbathon-- It’s time to party, prevent and prevail together! Let’s exercise our right to unite as a Zumba® community worldwide for the first ever medical research grant exclusively representing Zumba. Get your Zumba on at the Hannah Community Center on Sunday, October 20. Click here for more info

  • Biggby-- You can purchase a Breast Cancer Awareness travel mug, a donation of $1 from each sale goes toward the American Cancer Society. Click here for more info and locations

  • Making Strides of Lansing-- The fight to end breast cancer starts with a single step. Take that step at the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Saturday, October 26. Click here for more info

  • MSU Bakers-- Gwen's Bagels are pink, ribbon-shaped bagels with dried cranberries to celebrate breast cancer survivors and the memory of victims. Available through Oct. 31, can be purchased at Sparty’s convenience stores and cafés or the MSU Bakers Farm Stand from 10 a.m.–3 p.m Thursdays at The Rock near the MSU Auditorium or online at www.msubakers.com. Click here for more info

  • Expert Answers to Your Questions on Breast Cancer-- Hear from Sparrow and Mayo Clinic experts about advances in the prevention and treatment of breast cancer, followed by a chance to ask your questions on Tuesday, October 15. Click here for more info

  • Becky Beauchine Kulka Diamonds and Fine Jewelry-- Through October, Becky Beauchine Kulka will donate a portion of all sales to Susan G. Komen Mid-Michigan to help support local services and fund research to find a cure for breast cancer. Click here for more info

  • Twistband-- Through October, When you purchase a Twistband "Survivor Set" 100% of the proceeds will go to Breast Cancer Research. Click here for more info

  • Birch Run Premium Outlets-- During the month of October, visit the on-site Information Center to donate $10 to support the cause and receive 25% off one item from select stores including Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Clarks Bostonian, Columbia Sportswear, New York & Company, Polo Ralph Lauren, Pottery Barn, Tommy Hilfiger, and more. Click here for more info