Paint The Town Pink is Upon Us!

Contact:Tom Paolella, Public Relations Manager
Phone:732-530-2282
Email:tpaolella@meridianhealth.com

Paint The Town Pink is Upon Us!

Come Out and Support Breast Cancer Awareness through the Fifth Annual Paint the Town Pink

In less than two weeks, Riverview Medical Center will host their fifth annual "Paint the Town Pink," powered by Tom's Lincoln. This year's Pink the Town Pink includes 14 signature Pink events to raise awareness of the importance of mammography. The schedule of events is as follows:

Saturday, April 30: Pink Retail Day in Pink Bank and Pink Haven (10:00am-5:00pm)
Visit participating Pink Partners in Pink Bank and Pink Haven and enjoy hundreds of Pink discounts at the many businesses in these towns.

Play for Pink! (9:00am-2:00pm)
Fair Haven Field - Come out and show your support as local sports teams in Fair Haven Play for Pink

Mammos for Mom (8:00am-12:00pm) - Registration required
Hosted by the Jane H. Booker Women's Center at Riverview, Pink Bank
Complimentary Event - In celebration of Mother's Day - Give the gift of caring - Bring your Mom or any Mom you know (grandmother, aunt, sister, daughter, friend) for their mammography test and receive complimentary gifts, delicious refreshments, music and breast health information.

Sunday, May 1: Pink Haven Pancake Breakfast (8:00am-12:00pm)
Pink Haven Firehouse - sponsored by Cub Scout Pack #127.

Paint Everything Pink - A fully Pink family day (1:00pm-4:00pm)
Riverview Medical Center Parking Lot, Pink Bank
We're putting a fresh coat of "pink" paint on our kick-off event, featuring different "zones" of Pink activities for the whole family.

Pink Beach Community Day (4:30pm-6:30pm)
Monmouth Beach Bathing Pavilion, Pink Beach
Paint the Sky Pink- Enjoy refreshments, activities for the entire family and pink kite flying as the sun goes down at Pink Beach!

Pink Plunge (5:30pm-6:30pm) Registration required
Brave it for a great cause! Take a dip in the Pinklantic Ocean to raise funds for annual mammography! $30 per adult, and $15 per child under 18.

Monday, May 2:
Fit to be Pink (6:30pm-8:30pm) Registration required

Hosted by Road Runner Sports, Pinkbury
Complimentary Event- Join Road Runner Sports for a fun and informative evening including coctails and refreshments

Tuesday, May 3:
Pink Lecture and Wine Tasting and Tapas (6:30pm-8:30pm) Registration required

Hosted by The Wine Bar, Pinklantic Highlands
Tickets are $25, Reservations Limited- Join us for a special evening beginning with a discussion on breast health and end with a sampling of delicious wines and tasty tapas.

Pink Lecture and Champagne Cocktail Event (7:30pm-9:30pm) Registration required
Hosted by the Nauvoo Grill Club, Pink Haven
Tickets are $25, Reservations Limited- Join Donald Cugini, M.D. and John Taylor, M.D. for a lecture on breast and reconstructive surgery and enjoy Hors d'oeuvres, a pasta station, dessert, Pink champagne and refreshments.

Wednesday, May 4:
Girls Night Out at The Downtown (7:00pm-10:00pm) Registration required

Hosted by The Downtown, Pink Bank, NJ
Tickets are $60, Reservations Limited- Grab your "breast friends" and join us for a "girls only" night complete with live entertainment, pink cocktails, a fully pink menu, the music of the Mike Dalton Band and, of course, Pink Swag! This year's event has been extended to three hours!

Thursday, May 5:
Fighters, Survivors and Supporters (6:30pm-8:30pm) Registration required
Hosted by David Burke Fromagerie, Pinkson
Complimentary Menu and Cash Bar- Join Negin Griffith, M.D. for a special evening celebrating breast cancer survivors, fighters and their supporters.

Friday, May 6:
Party for Pink (7:00pm-10:00pm) Registration required
Navesink Country Club, Pinkletown
Tickets are $75- Come out for a fun-filled night of dinner, drinks and dancing to support the Pink Fund.

Saturday, May 7:
Pink Hat Tea (10:30am-1:00pm) Registration required

Shrewsbury A.M.E. Zion Church, Pink Bank
Complimentary Event- Be in the PINK about breast health.Be inspired.by the stories of breast cancer survivors. Be dazzled.by a Hat Fashion Show courtesy of New York Hat Designer, Lawrence H. Levens!!!

Mammos for Mom (8:00am-3:00pm) Registration required
Complimentary Event - Hosted by the Jane H. Booker Women's Center at Riverview, Pink Bank

Many of these events are complimentary but have limited capacity. Proceeds from the ticketed events benefit the Pink Fund at the Jane H. Booker Women's Center at Riverview, which provides free mammography for uninsured or underinsured women in our community. To Register please call 1-800-DOCTORS. For more information: www.PaintTheTownPink.com.