FUNDRAISING & AWARENESS EVENTS
Join The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama
VIRTUAL PINK UP THE PACE 2020
The 3rd annual Pink Up the Pace, presented by Vulcan Materials, is going virtual! Join the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama to raise funds and awareness for local, life-saving breast cancer research by running with us during the month of October.
Brought to you by the Junior Board of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama, this month-long event features three run options:
A time challenge, which will challenge runners to submit their fastest 5K time.
A distance challenge, which will connect runners across the state of Alabama to collaboratively reach 4,120 miles, to represent the 4,120 women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer in Alabama this year.
A 1-mile run, bike and scooter race, which will encourage Alabama’s kids to get involved in funding life-saving research.
Choose one or participate in multiple – the choice is yours!
Your registration fee also includes a t-shirt. Be sure to use the hashtag #PUTPWithBCRFA to follow along with us.
Adult registration is $30 (ages 13 and up)
Child registration is $20 (ages 3-12)
Children 3 and under are free
Each registered participant will receive a Pink Up the Pace t-shirt!
Email [email protected] for additional information on sponsorship opportunities.
CALERA GOES PINK 2020 – 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama is excited to announce the 10th Annual Calera Goes Pink celebration, raising awareness and funds for breast cancer research in our state.
Join us for events throughout the month of October to show your spirit and support for breast cancer patients and survivors in Alabama.
- Cheer on Calera High School in your Calera Goes Pink t-shirt as they face off against Stanhope Elmore at the Calera Goes Pink Football Game on October 2, 2020 at Calera High School. Game date/time subject to change.
- Get your clubs ready for this year’s Calera Goes Pink Golf Tournament on October 11, 2020 at Timberline Golf Club. Individuals and foursomes welcome! 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. start times available. Registration form available here.
- Get involved in sponsorship events across the city while wearing your Calera Goes Pink T-Shirt to show your spirit. Shirts available for pick-up or home delivery. All orders must be received before September 7, 2020.
- Enter for a chance to win exciting prizes – 1 chance/$10 or 3 chances/$25!
Let’s join together for a great cause to raise funds for research in Calera!
Pink Ribbon Project 2020
During the month of October, fire stations across the state will Go Pink! to support breast cancer research in Alabama.
More than twenty stations across Alabama will be selling specially designed pink ribbon project t-shirts for $15 and $20. Proceeds from shirt sales will help the BCRFA provide seed dollars required to secure national grants for breast cancer research at the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB.
To receive a list of participating fire departments, please email [email protected]