QuinniPR brings breast cancer awareness to campus

QuinniPR brings breast cancer awareness to campus

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, members of QuinniPR, the public relations organization, sold pink hair extensions in the Piazza on Thursday, Oct. 10, to support the Susan G. Komen Foundation and to spread breast cancer awareness on campus.

In total, QuinniPR’s Passionately Pink event raised more than $2,500 and had more than 600 people in attendance.

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women worldwide, and it’s estimated that 1.6 million cases of breast cancer were reported among women in 2010, according to research done by the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Read more at http://www.quchronicle.com/2013/10/quinnipr-brings-breast-cancer-awareness-to-campus/