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.
This message was sent out via email, but we know that many of our friends don’t have an email with us, so we wanted to post this here too. Thank you! Dear Pink Zone friends, This season we are thankful to YOU – our donors, partners, volunteers, beneficiaries and friends – and want to THANK […]
Our annual Little Black Dress Goes Pink fundraiser was a huge success thanks to all the attendees, staff and volunteers. On Sunday, October 16th, breast cancer survivors, family and friends of survivors and Pink Zone supporters gathered at Above the Valley Special Event Center for a sold out event. The venue, with its breathtaking view […]
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 […]