Feb ’13
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12:00 pm

Saturday, Feb. 2
PSU Physical Education Center & Field House
noon - 4 p.m.

Residents across New Hampshire are invited to Plymouth State University Saturday, February 2 for the “Think Pink” Breast Cancer Information Expo. Sponsored by PSU’s Department of Athletics, Center for Active Living & Healthy Communities and the Department of Health and Human Performance, this event is designed to raise community awareness about breast cancer including prevention, detection, treatment (both traditional and complementary), nutrition, rehabilitation, survivorship and family support. The Expo will be held in the PSU Physical Education Center and Field House from noon – 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 2. HHP Associate Professor Marjorie King was prompted to create this community outreach event through her own experience with breast cancer.

The event is being held in conjunction with afternoon home games hosted by Plymouth State’s men’s and women’s basketball teams. All proceeds from game ticket sales are being donated to the Play 4Kay Foundation, a national non-profit created in memory of North Carolina State women’s basketball coach Kay Yow that raises money for scientific research, assists the underserved and unites people in the fight against breast cancer.

 

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