The 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 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.
Kish Bank Shines Light on Community STATE COLLEGE, PA – June 22, 2018 – Community shone brightly at Beaver Stadium last night when Kish Bank hosted its fourth annual Kish Celebrates Community gathering, where women’s basketball Head Coach Coquese Washington, three-time Big Ten Coach of the Year, and men’s basketball Head Coach Patrick Chambers, coach […]
STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Jersey Mike’s Raises More Than $13,000 for Pink Zone! Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, held a Month of Giving in March that included a Day of Giving event where 100% of sales were dedicated to giving back to the local community. The franchise, owned by Matt and […]
A 1999 Penn State graduate, Woodring joins The Pennsylvania Pink Zone after serving as the Director of Development & Alumni Relations at Penn State Altoona Sept. 6, 2017 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; September 6, 2017 – The Pennsylvania Pink Zone, along with the Penn State women’s basketball program, is pleased to announced the hiring of Susan […]