October is Breast Cancer Awareness month which means its time to “think pink” and do your part to raise awareness for this disease in Singapore. Ever year, 1,850 women are diagnosed with the disease here in Singapore alone and such a diagnosis can affect not just the patient, but everyone around her. The Breast Cancer Foundation has worked for years to encourage Singaporeans to stand together when battling this illness. This year, they celebrate their 20th anniversary and will be rolling out a few unique ways you can support them this year.
Through these outreach efforts, BCF hopes to raise awareness, empower loved ones, and nurture a more supportive network amongst the local community. Here are some ways you can take action and make a difference for yourself and the women in your lives: