Komen Florida and Say WHAT! Enterprise Host Free
“Zumba With Purpose” Breast Cancer Awareness Event
Susan G. Komen® Florida and Say WHAT! Enterprise are partnering to offer a free Zumba class and breast cancer awareness event on Tuesday, January 15th from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Libby Wesley Amphitheater in Delray Beach, FL. The event will include a Zumba class, breast cancer survivor celebration, breast health education, healthy snacks and smoothies, and giveaways.
Susan G. Komen Florida’s community breast health navigator, Melissa Dixon, will lead the breast cancer education session to help increase awareness of the importance of early detection, breast health and life-saving services available through Komen Florida. Dixon, a Haitian American breast cancer survivor, focuses her efforts on reaching women of diversity in the Delray Beach community, particularly African American women who have a 40% higher mortality rate for breast cancer than white women.
If You Go:
What: Zumba With Purpose Breast Cancer Awareness Event
Where: Libby Wesley Amphitheater, 2 SW 5th Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33444
When: Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE. Food and giveaways on a first come, first served basis.
For more information: Melissa Dixon, Susan G. Komen Florida, 561-514-3020
About Susan G. Komen® Florida
Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Komen Florida is working to better the lives of those facing breast cancer in local communities across its service area of southwest, central, north, south and the Florida Suncoast regions. Komen Florida has invested nearly $57 million in community breast health programs and has helped contribute to the more than $988 million invested globally in research. For more information, call 561-514-3020 or visit www.komenflorida.org.