NORDSTROM BOOSTS NATIONAL EFFORTS TO BATTLE BREAST CANCER
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SEATTLE, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ Nordstrom, the Seattlebased fashion specialty retailer, will increase its efforts to battle breast cancer by sponsoring fundraising events and an educational campaign throughout its stores during October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Beneficiaries include the American Cancer Society Huntington Harbour League, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, the Breast Center of the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute and many others. Total donations in October to cancer fighting organizations will reach $150,000.
“Since I have lost loved ones in my immediate family to breast cancer, I am particularly sensitive to and aware nike soccer shop of the ongoing fight against this major disease, said Bruce A. Nordstrom, cochairman of Nordstrom. “Nearly 46,000 women will die from breast cancer this year. As a national retailer, we have a builtin opportunity to reach women with a strong message about taking action to prevent and detect breast cancer,
Nordstrom is selling the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer Tshirt sponsored by the Council of Fashion Designers of America. The Tshirt will be available at the Downtown Seattle store, San Francisco Centre, Westside Plaza in Costa Mesa, Horton Plaza in San Diego, South Coast Plaza, Oakbrook, Tyson’s Corner and Garden State Plaza in Paramus.
Nordstrom stores throughout the country are hosting informative seminars during October. Many stores will provide cards from the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation to customers that can be hung in the shower and provide instructions for doing a breast nike tiempo fg selfexamination. The retailer will also sponsor an advertisement in the October issue of Mirabella magazine urging women to take positive actions to prevent and detect breast cancer. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. “This is a tremendous nike soccer shop opportunity to reach more women with the message that breast selfexamination saves lives,
Nordstrom also supports women who have had, or currently have, breast cancer by offering postmastectomy services such as professional prosthesis fitting and products. Although certified fitters are available throughout the year, many of Nordstrom’s stores will host nike soccer shop prosthesis companies’ representatives throughout October.
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