What is the AVON Walk for Breast Cancer?The Avon Walk for Breast Cancer is a national series of8 39-mile weekend fundraising events launched in2003 by the Avon Foundation, founded in 1992.The Avon Walk for Breast Cancer event series is aproject of the Avon Foundation for Women and is notaffiliated with any other breast cancer organizationsor programs such as Susan G. Komen for theCure, American Cancer Society, or Breast CancerResearch Foundation.
A Little ExtraHelp… October is breast cancer awareness month Sports teams promote it Raises overall awareness for the cause
What is therationale behindpromoting theevent? Fight cancer Raise awareness Find a cure
Is the event asuccess? YES! 8 Cities around the country Been going strong since 2003
CONCLUSION AVON runs a creative event promotion package to make its event a success Their ads are creative and emotional to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research Sponsors who believe in the cause: Reebok, Otterbox, & Orion Trading
WORKS CITED www.avonwalk.org www.otterbox.com www.reebok.com www.oriontradingworldwide.com