Written by Chris Herman
Willimantic, Conn. - The American Marketing Association (AMA) at Eastern Connecticut State University is raising money for the breast cancer research group, Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Fundraisers will be held at 9 a.m. on Oct. 3 and Oct. 7 in the Webb Hall lobby, and at 9 a.m. on Oct. 4 and Oct. 6 in the Student Center. Students and the public are encouraged to donate.
The AMA will be selling cupcakes, ribbons and bracelets. The Susan G. Komen for the Cure is the largest breast cancer organization in the United States. Nancy Goodman Brinker founded the organization after her sister, Susan Komen, died from breast cancer in 1980. Susan G. Komen for the Cure uses its funds and donations for breast cancer research, public health education, health screening services and breast cancer treatment.
For more information on Susan G. Komen for the Cure, visit ww5.komen.org.