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Golf Tournament at West Hills Country Club


Date: A charity golf tournament benefiting Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation Hope will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2012. The tournament will have a 9:00 AM shotgun start.

West Hills Country Club is located at 121 Golf Links Rd., Middletown, NY [map].

For information, call Debi at 845-695-1110.

Think Pink — Bridge Lighting and Fireworks Oct. 2


The Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce is proud to again host the annual “Think Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness” on October 2 at 5:00pm at the River Station in Poughkeepsie.

As in previous years, the event will be marked by special pink lighting of the Mid-Hudson Bridge followed by fireworks.

Think Pink is complimentary to attend and open to the public, however reservations are strongly recommended — call (845) .454.1700 ext 1006. Sponsored by: Ulster Savings Bank and MD Imaging PLLC.

Think Pink Sponsors 2012

Be Green Kids Consignments Sales Event September 26-29

Be Green Kids ConsignmentsBe Green Kids Consignments will hold a sales event from Wednesday, Sept. 26 to Saturday Sept. 29 at the Fishkill Recreation Center in Fishkill, NY [map].

Be sure to read the schedule carefully on the Be Green website because there are specific times for drop off and buying.

At checkout time customers will be invited to make a donation to Miles of Hope.

Be Green Kids Consignments is a small business with a mission to offer parents a safe setting to buy and sell gently-used items, and to promote the idea of recycling kids items. Click to read more about Be Green Kids Consignments.

Marist Women’s Soccer PINK OUT Game

Marist Women's SoccerOn Friday, September 21st, 2012 at 6:45pm the Marist Women’s Soccer Team will host its third annual PINK OUT game against the Binghamton Bearcats! In honor of the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation, the Red Foxes invite all survivors to participate in the pregame ceremonies at Tenney Stadium where they will be honored by walking on the field with the players at the start of the game. Calling ALL Survivors: To be introduced at the game, sign up with Frank Lombardy of Marist Athletic Department by emailing

There will be official Red Foxes Women’s Soccer/Miles of Hope t-shirts for sale, plenty of giveaways, and recognition of all breast cancer survivors who attend the match. All merchandise proceeds go to benefit Miles of Hope. The survivor ceremony is at 6:45 pm and the game kicks off at 7 pm.

Craft Show in Wappingers Falls


“Community Friends” presents their Fifth Annual Craft Show to benefit Miles of Hope on Saturday, October 20, 2012, 10am-4pm, at the New Hamburg Firehouse off Channingville Road, Wappingers Falls [map].

As in previous years, craft persons and artisans will be offering their wares for sale in advance of the hectic holiday season. There will be a food buffet and bake sale plus free entertainment.

For more information click to download the flyer.

VENDORS: Now is the time to make your advance reservations for this popular event! Click to download the vendor brochure and vendor application form

For more information, email or call (845) 797-9887.

Community Walk for Breast Cancer Sunday September 30

Walk for Hope Honoree Judy PhillipsThe 10th Annual Community Walk for Breast Cancer is on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at James Baird State Park in Pleasant Valley, New York at 9 AM. Online registration ends at midnight Friday, 9/28.

Walk Registration: $25click to register for the walk

Road Sign $150 in honor or memory of someone [order a Road Sign now] Last day to order a road sign: Sept 18

T-Shirt Sponsor: $500 – (Company name on official Walk t-shirt – deadline Sept 20)

Event Sponsor: $1000 – (Company name on official Walk t-shirt and all pre-Walk publicity)

Click to read more about the Community Walk for Breast Cancer 2012.

Did you know you can create a fundraising page, either individually or as part of a fundraising team? Click to download an information sheet.

Volunteers are needed to help out at the Walk. If you would like to volunteer, please email

Click to download a poster

We much prefer walkers to register online. But if you wish to register on paper, click to download the registration form

Share this event on Facebook and “Select Guests to Invite.”

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Thank you to our 2012 Walk for Hope sponsors!

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Plus, thank you to our in-kind sponsor, Albinder Apples/Hudson Valley Fruit Distributors.

Silhouette of a Woman Fashion Show for Miles of Hope at Bardavon October 25


Thursday, October 25, 2012 – Silhouette of a Woman Fashion Show benefiting Miles of Hope at the Bardavon 1869 Opera House in Poughkeepsie, NY. [directions]

Tickets are just $25 per person ($35 at the door), and all proceeds from ticket sales go to Miles of Hope. Ticket price includes fashion show, gift bag and door prizes.

The show will include children’s, maternity, evening and mature clothing as well as latest trends.

Please come to this fun event. For details, please see the invitation. “Like” the Silhouette of a Woman page on Facebook.

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First Annual Pink Friday in Warwick


Pink Friday Warwick PosterThe Warwick (NY) Merchants Guild and the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation are excited to announce the First Annual Pink Friday on October 19th, 2012, sponsored by the Bon Secours Charity Health System.

Click to download the poster.

Pink Friday is the brainchild of Tim Mullally, owner and operator of two clothing retail stores in Warwick, NY: Style Counsel and Blue (

“A seed was planted by Warwick resident and business owner Kim Corkum when she started her ‘Think Pink’ initiative, a local fund raiser for breast cancer,” Mullally explained.


Charity Baseball Tournament Sept. 21-23


NY Elite BaseballNew York Elite Baseball will hold a Baseball Tournament to support Miles of Hope, from Friday, September 21 through Sunday, September 23, 2012, at the Mt. Airy Sports Complex, New Windsor, NY, and the Town Of Newburgh L.L. Complex, Newburgh, NY.  Teams in age groups 9U through 19U are invited to register.
For more information or to register your team, please see the New York Elite Baseball web site or email them at or