THINK PINK WEEKEND COMING BACK TO AVALON

Think Pink weekend has been scheduled this August. The fourth annual event will take place on Aug. 13 and Aug. 14. Cape May County’s local Birds for Boobs Team of 60 Mile Walkers are raising funds to participate in the Breast Cancer 3-Day in Philadelphia benefiting Susan G Komen for the Cure. Since its inception in 2007, the team has raised nearly $250,000 with a goal to raise $1,000,000 to aid in the fight to find a cure for breast cancer.

The weekend opens at 8AM on Saturday August 13th with the Inspirational Walk celebrating the many survivors as well as honoring those who have lost their fight with this disease. The walk is a 3 mile loop beginning at Avalon’s Community Hall at 30th and Avalon Avenue. The donation is $15 per walker with the first 50 participants receiving a complimentary water bottle. Registration will be day of event from 7AM to 8AM or on line at http://www.birdsforboobs.org/ or by calling 609-602-7044.

On Sunday August 14th the team “puts on their pink” and hosts the Think Pink Patio Party at The Golden Inn Patio and Sea Glass Restaurant from 1pm to 4:00pm. The day will be filled with many activities to enjoy – informal modeling featuring fashions and discounts for guests from local shops Tiger Lily, The Preppy Palm and Closet Boutique; psychic card reading by Edith of Under the Sun of Stone Harbor; and the very best silent auction loaded with outstanding values compliments of our many local businesses from the island and county. Ticket price is $20 which includes all this plus a full lunch. Tickets can be purchased by calling 609-465-8421; 609-602-7044 or go to http://www.BirdsForBoobs.org/ or HollyCRennie@hotmail.com. If available tickets will be sold at the door.