Wear it pink on Wednesday 12 October for Breast Cancer Now, the UK’s largest breast cancer charity, At their heart they have a clear aim: To stop women dying from breast cancer by 2050.
The money raised will fund world-class research, by the brightest scientific minds, across the UK and Ireland. Breast Cancer Now actively encourage collaboration and knowledge sharing, and help their scientists and clinicians kick-start innovation. This pioneering approach to breast cancer research trusts scientific experts to help us fund the best projects you’ll be helping the 50,000 women and 350 men diagnosed with breast cancer each year in the UK.
This event is run by RAG Portsmouth, the student fundraising group at the University of Portsmouth Students’ Union. Last year we raised over £200,000 for a variety of causes.
Each year they hold this Pink Wednesday event for Breast Cancer Now, the UK’s largest breast cancer charity. Last year Pink Wednesday raised over £2000! This year we want to raise even more, but to do this we need your help.
So get out your pink shirts, ties and tutu’s (optional) and wear it pink on Wednesday 12 October.
Or in person in the Science Faculty Office.