2017 ~ October Breast Cancer Awareness Month Activities to Benefit Breast Friends

Thanks to our fabulous community partners, October is lining up to be a great opportunity to support Breast Friends and the women we serve through various third party fundraisers and events.

If you would like to join our Community Partners in hosting a fundraising event in October, check out Breast Friends Third Party Special Events Promotions Guidelines & Contract> or call the office 503.598.8048 for more information.

Here is a list of the events lined up so far (check back often for updates):


  • 10/08/2017 ~ Athleta Washington Square Shop for a Cause 1:00pm – 3:00pm
    10% of all sales during this event will support Breast Friends.
  • 10/14/2017 ~ Scratch Made Market>  9:00am – 3:00pm
    A market of unique, hand-made from scratch items by local artisans
  • 10/17/2017 ~ 105.1 The Buzz Party for Pink> 8:00pm
    Ready to Party for Pink with 105 1 The Buzz? Join us on Tuesday, October 17th at McMenamins Mission Theatre for live music, food, beverages and silent auctions all helping to benefit Breast Friends of Oregon!
  • 10/21/2017 ~ 1360 KUIK Pretty in Pink 80’s Dance Party> $40 per ticket 6:00pm – 9:00pm
    Silent auction, special raffle, “Sipping for a Cause” wine tasting, food and beverages. Proceeds go to Breast Friends. Advance tickets required, you can purchase tickets by calling KUIK at 503.640.1360 or email vena@kuik.com
  • 10/25/2017 ~ Tupperware & Party Lite Quarter Auction 6:00pm – 8:00pm
    Enjoy an evening of Quarter Auctions, Raffles & Prizes (Bring Quarters) while supporting Breast Friends. Wine, beer and assorted drinks will be available for purchase. Lite snacks will be served.  RSVP: Kathleen 503.332.9410


  • September 29th-October 31 ~ Brighton POWER of PINK
    Join Brighton in their commitment to bring support to mothers, daughters, sisters and friends who are challenged by breast cancer. Brighton’s limited edition bracelets and accessories support the cause – a portion of each purchase will be donated to Breast Friends.
  • October 1-31 ~ Portland Firefighters Local 43 ~ Pink Uniforms for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
    Supporting Breast Friends by wearing pink shirts for the month of October. They are also selling special pink shirts to the public – $25 or more if you feel extra-generous. You may get your pink shirt at Portland Firefighters Association – 4530 SE 67th Ave, Portland, OR 97206 Phone: (503) 774-4302 – 9:00am-4:00pm, Mon-Fri
  • October 1-31 ~ Papa John’s> (all 11 Portland area locations)
    During the full month of October Get 30% off your ENTIRE regular menu price order and 10% of your order total will be donated to Breast Friends! Order online papajohns.com, over the phone or in the store, use the promo code BF3010
  • October 1-31 ~ Ponzi Vineyards Charity of the Month
    Throughout the Month of October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a portion of tasting fees from the Ponzi Vineyards Tasting Room will help to “minimize the fear and isolation of cancer” through Breast Friends. Come taste Ponzi new release wines, watch the vines turn from green to bright gold and know you are helping to support an important nonprofit organization.
  • October 1-31 ~ Shango Premium Cannabis
    The entire month of October, when you purchase any PINK Shango apparel they will donate a portion of the proceeds to Breast Friends.