It’s Time for Pink Week — A Virtual Festival of Fun!

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Pink Week kicks off with pre-week festivities beginning at the MORE THAN PINK Drive-Through Expo on Friday, September 25 at Six Flags Great Adventure, and concludes with “Chalk Your Walk” on Saturday, October 3 — the day before the Virtual Walk!

Follow along on Komen New Jersey social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) each day as we commemorate and honor all those who have gone above and beyond in their 2020 Komen New Jersey Virtual MORE THAN PINK Walk fundraising efforts — all benefiting breast cancer survivors and those living with the metastatic disease in New Jersey and nationwide.

MORE THAN PINK Drive-Through Expo

Were coming together virtually for the 2020 Komen New Jersey Virtual MORE THAN PINK Walk on October 4! For registered participants, we’re hosting a MORE THAN PINK Drive-Through Expo with t-shirts, beads and goodies available on Friday, September 25 at Six Flags Great Adventure from 4 pm — 7 pm.

Learn more and RSVP here.

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Take Action

Follow the lead of Action Pillar Sponsor Johnson & Johnson and take ACTION in the fight against breast cancer! There are many ways to make a difference — including becoming an Advocacy Insider or applying to be an Advocacy Ambassador.

We fight for the rights of patients among policymakers and know advocacy efforts will lead us to a world with improved, compassionate care for everyone!

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Virtual Remembrance Tent

This year, on October 4, due to COVID-19 the Walk looks a little different — with the 2020 MORE THAN PINK Walk and We Remember tent now hosted and taking place VIRTUALLY.

Join Hope Village Sponsor RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey in remembering loved ones lost to breast cancer by posting to the Virtual Remembrance Tent.

Research Saves Lives

Research provides new hope through lifesaving discoveries! Dr. Yibin Kang, a longtime Komen New Jersey speaker and Komen Scholar, leads research efforts focused on improving the lives of those with breast cancer and metastatic disease.

You can support research by becoming more informed:

  • Dr. Yibin Kang shares updates on current cutting-edge research here.
  • Learn more about the upcoming 2020 Virtual Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference on November 15 here.
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Mosaic Wall

If you love sharing photos, today is your day. It’s time to take part in the Mosaic Wall! Post your photos from past MORE THAN PINK Walk and Komen New Jersey events to the Virtual Mosaic Wall here, and browse the fun collection of contributions from other participants.

We are a beautiful, connected mosaic of supporting survivors, metastatic patients, friends, caregivers, family and co-survivors!

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On Wednesdays, We Wear Pink

We hope to support everyone, alongside Community Pillar Sponsor BD, no matter where they are in their breast cancer journey. To acknowledge the MORE THAN PINK Walk Community Pillar, wear pink on Wednesday and share a selfie to social media with hashtag #WalkWhereYouAre!

Together, as a community, we’ll continue to create a safe place to share and find strength forward.

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Care Through Awareness

It’s the first day of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and we will spend every moment creating awareness to ensure all have access to quality screening, diagnosis and treatment for breast cancer. Breast cancer survivors and metastatic patients deserve improved CARE — through patient support, treatment assistance and more!

Join Care Pillar Sponsor Allergan Aesthetics today and learn more about breast cancer tools and resources available from Susan G. Komen here.

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Princeton Radiology Scavenger Hunt

Join Princeton Radiology for a “Hunt for the Cure” game culminating with the Virtual MORE THAN PINK Walk on October 4 to be entered to win a grand prize “Pink Party Pack” gift basket valued at $400, and other fun and fabulous prizes!

Learn more and play to win here.

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Chalk Your Walk

It’s time to Chalk Your Walk! Take a stroll in your neighborhood, draw your best pink ribbon on a public sidewalk, and share to social media with the hashtag #WalkWhereYouAre — encouraging friends to donate to your Komen New Jersey Virtual MORE THAN PINK Walk efforts!

We hope you’ll join us for Pink Week!

Be Bold. Be Empowered. Your story will inspire others to give. Dollars you raise now means new clinical trials and treatment options tomorrow. Register for the Virtual MORE THAN PINK Walk on October 4 today, and ensure no one walks the breast cancer journey alone.

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