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Indigenous Pink Day Event Oct. 17

Date: October 08, 2019

Celebrate breast cancer survivors and their warrior spirit at the Indigenous Pink Day event, Oct. 17, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Visit the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center and learn how cancer screenings and early detection saves lives.

The event will include “beading for breast care,” messages from cancer survivors, vendor booths and more. Everyone is encouraged to wear ribbon skirts, ribbon dresses (in the traditional Chickasaw style) or pink attire.

Indigenous Pink Day is a national breast cancer awareness campaign for American Indian and Alaska Native people. For more information, visit AmericanIndianCancer.org/Pink.