Pink Kiss, October 10, 2015

headThe third annual Pink Kiss event, in support of Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation, will be held on Saturday, October 10 2015, hosted by Lorraine Tyne & Sparkle My Head Scarves at 161 Main Street in Beacon from 6 PM – 9 PM. Highlights of the fundraiser will include:

  • shopping
  • drinking
  • posing on their Pink Carpet
  • complimentary cocktails
  • glam styling sessions
  • pink give-aways

Crystal Jewelry for Hope in October from Elisa Gambino

jewelry2015As we all know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In an effort to support local breast cancer initiatives, Elisa Gambino will personally donate 15% of all sales and orders of the Open Heart Necklace, Heart Tac Pin and Love & Miracles Bracelet directly to the Miles Of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation. This event will run for the month of October.

Download a poster about the jewelry special.

Purchase the Open Heart Necklace, Heart Tac Pin and Love & Miracles Bracelet, which honor women in their fight against breast cancer. All are made of genuine hand-set Swarovski crystals. Thank you for caring. Choices:

  • October Birthstone Necklace, Item 3773nf / $36
  • Heart Tac Pin, Item 3979pf / $36
  • Open Heart Necklace, Item 3980nf / $56
  • Love And Miracles Bracelet, Item 3320bf / $36

To order, visit and click “Shop Jewelry,” then type in Elisa Gambino as your host and you can search all jewelry or you can type in item numbers or by name and order away. It will ship directly to you. Any questions or problems ordering, you can contact Elisa at 845-705-3637. Thank you!

A special Pink Party will be held on Saturday, October 3, at 95 Cunningham Drive in Lagrangeville, NY. Click for details about the Pink Party.

West Hills Country Club Golf Tournament for Hope, Sept. 29, 2015

west-hillsThe West Hills Country Club Ladies League will hold a golf tournament on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, at the West Hills Country Club, 121 Golf Links Rd., Middletown, NY [map]. This tournament will be a fundraiser for the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation.

The format is three-person alternate shot; shotgun start at 9:00 a.m.  The costs: $25 tournament fee (we encourage more as all goes toward the donation to Miles of Hope). Lunch is approximately $25, and non-member guests will be charged $18 for a cart fee.

For information, call Marie at 845-651-7415 or email

8th Annual Community Friends Craft Show on Oct. 17, 2015

The 8th Annual “Community Friends” Craft Show, in support of Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation, will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2015, 10 am – 4 pm, at the Town of Poughkeepsie Senior Center, 14 Abes Way (off South Gate Drive) [map].

Gorgeous gifts from more than 20 handcraft artisans will be available for purchase, just in time to avoid the holiday rush! There will be a “Think Pink” Resale Bargains Boutique on the gazebo deck. Enjoy author book signings, blood pressure screenings by oncology nurses, and a professional massage therapist. Try your luck in the Giant Pumpkin Weight Contest, drawings for prizes every 15 minutes and the Shoppers’ Grand Prize Drawing!

Refreshments for sale will include Cool Bus Cafe Catering and delicious home-baked desserts.

Admission donations (adults $3, seniors $2) go to benefit Miles of Hope.

For more information, call 845-297-7652, or click to download the flyer.


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