Once again, I have taken on the role as a Pinkador and I am helping out Palmetto Health Foundation to help raise awareness for Breast Cancer and research.
The main event is the Walk for Life/Race being held on October 17th. It’s not too late to register and get a team together. Here is the information to register (as well as a sneak peek of the t-shirts!):
If you are unable to make it to the race, below are events happening throughout the Midlands.
Date/Time: Sunday, Sept. 27, 2:30 p.m.
Location: Lexington Middle School, 702 N. Lake Dr.
Description: Teresa Brooks and her team are hosting their third annual beauty pageant to raise money for Walk for Life/Race for Life. The deadline to enter the pageant is Monday, Sept. 21. Contact Teresa at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 803-409-8987 for an application. Tickets to attend the pageant are $5. Children four and under are free.
Paint the Platter Pink at The Mad Platter
Date/Time: Wednesday, Sept. 30, 5 to 9 p.m.
Location: The Mad Platter, 3101 Millwood Ave.
Description: Join us at The Mad Platter for a night of fun with painting, food, and door prizes. The cost is $15 per person. Bring your own beverages/wine! To attend, contact The Mad Platter at 803-771-8080. Reservations are required, and they started taking them today!
Nothing But Net: Richland One & Two Charity Basketball Game
Date/Time: Thursday, Oct. 8, 6 p.m.
Location: Keenan High School Gym, 361 Pisgah Church Rd.
Description: Richland One and Richland Two are having their second annual Nothing But Net charity basketball game with proceeds benefitting Walk for Life/Race for Life. In addition to the game there will be prizes, a free-throw contest, concessions and other entertainment. Tickets will be $5 for everyone age six and up, and are available at the Richland One and Richland Two District Offices. For more information, contact Dr. Traci Young Cooper at 231-6842 or at email@example.com.
Aerobics – Cardio for the Cure
Date/Time: Saturday, Oct. 3, 9-10 a.m.
Location: Saxe Gotha Church, 5503 Sunset Blvd.
Description: Vicki Beatty, a breast cancer survivor and longtime Walk for Life/Race for Life warm-up leader, is a high energy instructor who keeps aerobics fun! You can attend for a $5 donation (or more if you want) and proceeds will benefit Walk for Life/Race for Life. Please contact Vicki Beatty at 803-260-5817 for more information, or call Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church at 803-359-7770.