AVIATOR SPORTS SUPPORTS BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTHOctober 1, 2014
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Aviator Sports is proud to support and help raise awareness for this disease, which is the second leading cause of cancer death in women. According to BreastCancer.org, 40,000 women in the U.S. are expected to be die in 2014 from breast cancer.
Check out Friday’s Courier Life newspapers for their special pink edition. Get all the latest information on treatment breakthroughs, early detection, local resources, breast health events and more. We, along with our partner Maimonides Medical Center, are proud to sponsor this years’ special pink edition.
We are proud to have Maimonides as the Official Hospital of Aviator Sports and Events Center. The Maimonides Breast Cancer Center is the only dedicated breast cancer center in Brooklyn. The center treats close to 500 women per year and offers comprehensive screening, diagnostic, medical and surgical breast services, nutrition and genetics counseling, and a full array of psycho-social support for patients and families. Click here to learn more about the services the Maimonides Breast Cancer Center provides or watch the video below.
We are also thrilled to have our very own CrossFit Floyd Bennett Field hosting a Barbells for Boobs fundraising event on Saturday, October 11. The event is open to the public.