The Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund was founded in 2003 by Vincent and Terry Boccard in support of Vincent’s sister Lisa and her fight with breast cancer. The mission of the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund is to provide funding for care that may otherwise be unattainable, for the women in our community to obtain screening mammograms and breast treatments if necessary.
Broward Health Coral Springs Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Events for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Coral Springs, FL – In honor of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Broward Health Coral Springs will host several events including the following with proceeds to benefit the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund, a fund that helps women in need obtain free mammograms and breast treatments.
Glam Doll Strut-(October 14 from 11am-3pm)- For more information log on to www.glam-a-thon.com/glamdollstrut
Mad Hatter’s Tea – (October 17 -6 p.m. – 8 p.m.) – Come party in PINK wearing a creatively decorated “PINK” hat for contest judging and fun! This community event will include a new “pampered lounge” to indulge yourself. Kick back and enjoy chair massages, refreshments, educational booths, music, raffles, prizes, tata trivia and more. Also, meet & greet with Lisa Boccard herself. EW Members: $5.00 /Guests of EW Members: $10.00/Non-members: $15. Tables fill up quickly and you can reserve a table for an additional fee of $10(group of 4) or $20 (group of 8). Event will be held at the Broward Health Coral Springs Museum of the Art at 2855 Coral Springs Dr., Coral Springs, FL 33065. Call to reserve your seat at (954) 759-7400 or visit www.browardhealth.org/events.
Brighton Collectibles Power of Pink Campaign – (October 1-31) Brighton Collectibles will hold its annual “Power for Pink” campaign. For more information, call (954) 968-2383.
Pink Flamingo Flock-(Sept 29-Oct 31)— For more information or to make your purchase, call 954-344-3329.
Mammogram Screenings (all year)- Get you mammogram with the latest 3D Mammography exam offered at the Women’s Diagnostic and Wellness Center at Broward Health Coral Springs. Images are much greater in accuracy with 40% fewer unnecessary callbacks leaving patients with more peace of mind. It is comparable in breast compression and exam time to a conventional mammogram. It is covered by Medicare and many private insurers. Call your insurance provider to find out. To schedule your 3D mammogram at Broward Health Coral Springs, call our scheduling center a 954-759-7500.
Broward Health, providing service for more than 70 years, is a nationally recognized system offering world class healthcare services to our neighbors in South Florida. Broward Health includes Broward Health Medical Center, Broward Health North, Broward Health Imperial Point, Broward Health Coral Springs, Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, Broward Health Weston, Broward Health Community Health Services, Broward Health Physician Group and Broward Health Foundation. For more information, visit BrowardHealth.org.