Mark your calendars, because throughout the month of October, Valley towns and organizations are invited to host a variety of unique fundraising events and marketing programs to raise awareness and support for the cause.
What is The Valley Goes Pink?
The Valley Goes Pink is an annual, grassroots, community-wide effort of fundraising events and programs that take place throughout the month of October to:
Help us make this year's Valley Goes PINK the best yet! From hosting Pink Parties in homes, to "pinkifying" businesses with ribbons or lights, or hosting dress down days and auctions - the possibilities are endless - and you can help by planning or attending one or more of these fun happenings!
See our list of activities below:
Beautycounter Goes Pink – Shop open until Friday, October 16 and a portion of sales will come to VGP.
Private Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/325020328671480
Beautycounter shop: https://www.beautycounter.com/fionapaterson/socials/9syoa9E2L38rnuJoHCmz?fbclid=IwAR3I9c_j5xobGDFZiITR3VYzXuNnHqEyaLIJ4CerKmXl4HcSBb1o0VH5bMk
Pink Pop-up Party by Mary Kay
Private Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2837356069882190
Hosted by Donna Gentile. She is donating $1 for every $5 spent and doing giveaways with gift certificates and spa pampering packages.
Light The Valley CT – Shine for Survivors at Quarry Walk 6-9pm
For more information and details please visit the Light the Valley CT Facebook page.
Pink Yoga with Kimmarie
Minimum suggested donation $25
This outdoor yoga class is the perfect way to unwind and relax! Open to people of all ages and yoga abilities.
Team Tatas Virtual Trivia Night
7-9pm | $20 per player
Prizes for top two teams and one prize for "Best Pinked Out” team! Hosted by Best Trivia Ever.
October into November
Kindred Spirits & Wine in Shelton
Supporting VGP with in-store promo. Get a free VGP wine tote with the purchase of 6 bottles or more, and 10% of purchase will benefit VGP.
Griffin Pharmacy & Gift and Cancer Center Boutique
Selling breast cancer awareness face masks, hand sanitizers and insulated grocery totes on behalf of the Development Fund. All proceeds will benefit The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital.
50/50 Online Raffle to benefit The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness
Online purchases can be made until 5pm on Friday, October 23rd. $5 per ticket.
The winning name will be drawn on Saturday, October 24th at the Light The Valley CT event at Quarry Walk in Oxford.
Also, when you purchase items through Amazon, be sure to go through smile.amazon.com. When you do, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to Valley Goes Pink with choosing Griffin Hospital as your charity of choice.
Help support The Valley Goes Pink