October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! For the month of October, participating restaurants in the Metropolitan DC area have committed to generously donate a portion of their sales to Pink Jam’s Take a Bite Out of Breast Cancer- a fundraising campaign focusing on raising awareness and early detection for young women and men.
Did you know that Washington DC has the highest breast cancer death rate for women in the United States? A lot of these deaths are related to late diagnosis and could have been avoided through early detection and an understanding of risk factors. Pink Jam’s mission is to reach out to women and men under 40 and help promote breast cancer awareness!
Join DC On Heels as we Take a Bite Out of Breast Cancer at Bangkok Joe’s, October 12. Enjoy fine dining with great Asian cuisine and good company! Bangkok Joe’s has offered to donate 25% of sales this night from 4-10:30pm to Pink Jams! Come out and show your support! You could end up saving a life just by eating out! Don’t forget to invite your family and friends! And get crazy…wear PINK! Special Guests: Miss District of Columbia, Ashley Boalch, and Miss District of Columbia USA, Heather Swann, will be there rocking their pink! Check out the Pink Jam’s website for a full listing of participating restaurants and dates!
Article by: DC ON HEELS Correspondent