Breast Cancer Patients, Survivors will Kick Off Pink Wall of Hope

Thursday, September 29, 2011

WHAT: Breast cancer patients, survivors and their families will join community supporters and Roswell Park Cancer Institute breast cancer specialists to help kick off the second annual Pink Wall of Hope campaign at Chef’s Restaurant.

The Pink Wall of Hope is a partnership between Chef’s and 97 Rock that raises funds for breast cancer research at Roswell Park. Donors make a gift of $25 for the chance to have a loved one’s name inscribed on the pink brick wall outside Chef’s Restaurant.

WHEN:Friday, September 30

3 pm – 4:30 pm

WHERE: Chef’s Restaurant

291 Seneca Street

Buffalo, NY 14204

SPEAKERS:Veronica Meadows Ray, Breast Cancer Survivor

Dr. Shicha Kumar, Assistant Professor of Surgical Oncology, RPCI

Lou Billitier, Owner, Chef’s Restaurant

DETAILS: The Pink Wall of Hope is part of Roswell Park’s Go Pink program to commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. Last year’s campaign raised over $8,000 for the cause. Learn more about how Western New York is going pink at www.RoswellPark.org/GoPink.

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Kerry Jones

716-380-7319