DELICIOUS! BEAUTIFUL! PINK OCTOBER!
ONLY 4 DAYS TO GO UNTIL PINK SAVES FASHION SHOW & RIBBONS AND ROSÉ FUNDRAISER...AND WE HAVE A SURPRISE FOR YOU!
The PINK SAVES fashion show will be hosted by actress and talk-show host Garcelle Beauvais and will include a grand finale performance by Grammy Award Winner Melissa Manchester singing “The Power Of Ribbons”, an original song inspired by a friend of Melissa’s who was battling breast cancer and written with the express intent that the royalties go to support breast cancer research.
BUY YOUR RIBBONS AND ROSÉ TICKETS HERE.
DINE OUT FOR THE CURE IS ON!
What is Dine Out for the Cure?
For one delicious month, local restaurants across LA County will participate in Susan G. Komen LA Dine Out for the Cure®. It’s simple. Eat at a participating restaurant and you’ll help Los Angeles County breast cancer patients become breast cancer survivors. For every dollar you spend, anywhere from 10-25% of the restaurant’s profits for the day will go to Komen LA.
We, here at Susan G. Komen, can’t wait for the month of October to start— we have every restaurant experience you could be looking for all around Los Angeles area. On October 2nd we invite you to wine and dine at Craft where Chef Tom Colicchio has multiple seasonal and local options for you. Who can say “no” to Craft’s flat iron steak or an avocado salad?
Craving Italian? The one of a kind Avanti Italian Bistro & Bar in Pasadena invites you to stop for a cozy family dining experience on Oct. 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th. For the entire month, Buffalo Wild Wings in Burbank, Pasadena, Lakewood, and Hollywood have committed to donate 20% of every check of Susan G. Komen LA supporters. If you have a sweet tooth though, BJ’s Restaurants in Montebello, Glendale, Westwood, and Woodland Hills will be ready for you with their famous pazookies each on a different day of the month!
Baborrito’s in Santa Monica are serving yummy almond milk pink drink or pink rice sushi all month long. Mediterranean is not only healthy but ohh… so delicious and we can't be more excited that seven Panini Kabob Grills and two Luna Grills around the Los Angeles area are participating in Dine Out for the Cure. But the options do not stop there. If you are on the go, we have three Chipotle’s on board for Dine Out for the Cure.
One can never go wrong with some good ol’ classic American food. Hook Burger in Westlake Village has every type of burger for any dietary restriction ready to serve up on October 11th and you can create your own pizza at three different participating PizzaRev’s. And last but certainly not least, we have The Great Maple in Torrance creating special pink drinks to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness month and “made-from-scratch” recipes all month long to satisfy all your cravings.
When dining at participating restaurants please remember to show a flier if available on our web-site and mention that you are there supporting Susan G. Komen LA.
Delicious food and giving back--all in one! What can be better?
To get more information about specific times, dates, and locations of the participating restaurants, please visit this link. New restaurants are added daily!
We are happy to announce our new partnership with Arlana’s Gourmet Cookies. Arlana Brooks is passionate about fighting breast cancer with Susan G. Komen LA: So many of us are affected by breast cancer! It hit home when my mom was diagnosed and now is a breast cancer survivor. I am ready to join you in the fight! 75% of sales of special packaged cookie packages in October will go to Susan G. Komen LA.
CELEBRATE OCTOBER WITH BEAUTY AND GIFTS
Susan G. Komen LA has many loyal supporters who teamed up to make you feel special, look beautiful and feel good about buying gifts for your loved ones this October!
BREATH. RELAX. BE PINK.
Special Yoga Event at Red Diamond Yoga
Sunday, Oct. 22nd
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm.
3500 Overland Ave #210, Los Angeles, CA 90034
This special class will be led by Ashley James, who is a breast cancer survivor and will share her journey at the beginning of the class. Ashley is also one of our beautiful models at the Pink Saves Fashion Show on Oct. 1st.l This class is perfect for students new to yoga or anyone who wants to experience a slow flow vinyasa practice. Class will begin with breathwork and introduction to yoga philosophy. Ashley will start with the create a moving meditation with the breath.The instructor will help you understand proper alignment while giving you freedom to move in a way that feels best for you to help you build confidence in the postures while exploring the many benefits of yoga.Bring your friends and family for a day of relaxation!
This is a donation based class. 100% proceeds will benefit Komen LA County.
SUSAN G. KOMEN LA MAGIC MUGS—LET THE MAGIC HAPPEN!
In has been over five months since the conception of the unique Susan G. Komen LA Magic Mug. When Jeff Jurkowitz from Magic Mug first contacted our office, he was eager to join us in the fight against breast cancer by creating something different and fun that all of Komen LA supporters can enjoy every day. Jeff shared : Our mugs are made with creativity, laughter, and intelligence. Our mission is that you feel what we feel when we design them, a memorable moment that last a lifetime, and leaves ya saying, "Wow, that's COOL!" Now you have the opportunity to give a Susan G. Komen Magic Mug to your friends and family or enjoy it with your morning coffee like we do at the Komen office. Order your Magic Mug HERE.
$5 from every Komen LA Magic Mug will be donated back to Komen LA.
BOUQUET BAR HAS GIFTS FOR YOU
Gifting is an art and at Bouquet Bar that art is alive and well. A gift is an expression of love, gratitude and friendship. Bouquet Bar cherishes the old-world tradition of giving with all the modern convenience you’ve come to expect and love. So join us, and celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Shop here and enter SGK10 at checkout and 10% will be donated to Susan G. Komen LA.
BE FASHIONABLE THIS OCTOBER!
FEEL PAMPERED AND BEAUTIFUL
Blush Salon and Spa in Woodland Hills is here to make you feel your best. Salon owner, Tiffani Lichtenfeld shared: Over the years we have seen many of our clientele fight for their lives with breast cancer and that's why we want to give back to the SGK to support these strong and amazing women!
10% of salon boutique items sales will be donated to Komen LA County.
STYLING, SHOPPING AND REFRESHMENTS AT J. CREW
Saturday, October 14th
10 am-9 pm
Del Amo Fashion Center Torrance, CA
J. Crew welcomes you and friends for a fun day of shopping and big discounts. When you mention that you are there to support Susan G. Komen, you will get 20% off on $125 or more. Portions of the sales will benefit Susan G. Komen LA.
PINK EVENTS AT THE SHOPS OF MONTEBELLO & DEL AMO FASHION CENTER
Saturday, October 21
Del Amo Fashion Center Outdoor Village
3:00 pm-5:00 pm
3525 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90503
The Shops of Montebello
2:00 pm-3:30 pm
2134 Montebello Town Center, Montebello, CA 90640
Join us for an afternoon of music, food, fashion, and fun all in support of the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Tickets for these two fabulous events may be purchased in advance or on the day of the event at the Shop of Montebello or Del Amo Guest Services. Attendees will receive a swag bag filled with samples, treats and more at the event.Tickets are limited. All proceeds benefit SGK LA.
SPECIAL EVENING WITH BURBERRY
Thursday, October 26th
5:00 pm-8:00 pm
301 N Rodeo Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Beverly Hills Burberry store invites you for a special evening to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month with shopping, campaign and delicious canapés! Our very own, Linda Pura, one of the founders of Komen LA is the chair of this unique event. Our breast cancer survivor will share a story and there will be plenty of time for all to mingle and shop. 10% of all sales go directly to Komen LA.
SPARKLE WITH BEAUTY
The Divine Addiction has launched their Charity Market to give people a way to find gorgeous, unique & affordable products that all give back to the charity! The founders shared: If you're spoiling yourself, why not do it in a way that also helps others? Browse a special jewelry collection developed for Komen LA supporters. All year long you are welcome to make your loved ones happy with a variety of unique pieces and 20% will be donated to Komen LA.
Kendra Scott has been a Komen LA supporter for many years. She has been making our breast cancer survivors and thrivers, participants of the Annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference, feel beautiful every year with specially designed jewelry pieces. We are grateful for their dedication and year-long support and invite you to feel beautiful with Kendra Scott jewelry this October and all year long.
BE INSPIRED. TODAY YOU CAN DO ANYTHING!
Ziad Batal, the founder of TICDA (Today I Can Do Anything) has seen many of his friends and family fight breast cancer and decided to launch a line of sportswear that would keep them motivated and inspired every day. He is very passionate about Komen LA and is celebrating all the survivors and thrivers every day by giving back. All year long TICDA is donating $1 from every inspirational bracelet sold.
We would like to thank Susan G. Komen supporter, Amelia Nguyen, designer of Petite Chaussette no-show socks for women. Amelia is an entrepreneur and a fashionista who has always been dedicated to women’s health. This year she is donating a percentage of her new design line PLUM to Komen LA.
HAVE YOU SEEN THIS HUGE PINK TRUCK?
Nor-Cal decided to GO BOLD by painting their trucks
pink and creating breast cancer awareness in LA County all year long. Digging for a Cure is their motto! Thank
you from Susan G. Komen for your generosity and taking a bold step in reaching
our goal to reduce the number of breast cancer death by 50% by 2026.
CALLING ALL SPORTS FANS!
GALAXY FOR THE CURE
The Los Angeles Galaxy has teamed up with Susan G. Komen Los
Angeles County to implement a county-wide Breast Cancer Awareness campaign to
help in the fight against breast cancer. The LA Galaxy will help raise
awareness and funds for the cause throughout the month of October.
Breast Health Awareness Night
4:30 pm StubHub Center
Join us for this special game as LA Galaxy take on Minnesota
United FC. Tickets include Breast Health Awareness Commemorative Scarf.
CHARGERS FOR THE CURE
Susan G. Komen Los Angeles County is excited to partner with the Los Angeles Chargers to bring breast health awareness and action to Los Angeles County! The Chargers are committed to helping bring more life-saving services to women in the community and fuel research.Learn more about this developing partnership by e-mailing Eddie Hernandez at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 310-575-3011.
CALLING ALL BOWLING LOVERS!
Bowl for the Cure® is a year-round fundraising and breast cancer awareness initiative. This effort is sponsored by USBC in partnership with Susan G. Komen® to help support research, education, treatment assistance and other community programs. Learn more about this developing partnership by e-mailing Eddie Hernandez at email@example.com or calling 310-575-3011.
Go to komenlacounty.org