The Pennsylvania Pink Zone and Penn State Lady Lion Basketball are a unified force in the fight against breast cancer on the court, across campus, and within communities. The Pennsylvania Pink Zone promotes cancer awareness and empowers survivors through year-long efforts to raise funds critical in supporting vital breast cancer organizations, charities, and facilities that focus on breast cancer education, research, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment.
1 in 8
women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.
women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer each year.
women in the United States die of breast cancer each year.
Over 2.9 Million
breast cancer survivors are alive in the United States today.
October is breast cancer awareness month and we are thankful to community partners – whether sports teams, community groups, local businesses or corporations – that are working with us to raise awareness and funds this month. There is a lot going on, so we have put together a quick reference calendar to share for the […]
Penn State Women’s Basketball Announces Date for Play 4 Kay Game Play 4 Kay benefiting Pink Zone will close out the 2016-17 schedule on Feb. 26 vs. Michigan UNIVERSITY PARK, PA.; September 20, 2016 – The women’s basketball community is unified in the awareness of, education about and fight against breast cancer, and Penn State […]
Pink Zone funds Mount Nittany Medical Center breast health navigator to support people affected by breast cancer in our community The Pennsylvania Pink Zone recently presented a check for $87,500 to the Mount Nittany Health Foundation for their successful fundraising year. Although the Pink Zone raises funds all year round, the Penn State Lady Lion’s […]