Paint The Town Pink to Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer

St. Joseph's/Candler and the Savannah Morning News are celebrating our 11th consecutive year of Paint The Town Pink, a Savannah-based initiative to raise awareness of breast cancer treatments, research, education and support. Local businesses and organizations are joining our fight against the disease with special events and promotions throughout the month including: 

Paint The Town Pink Kick Off

When: 2:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 1
Where: Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion, 225 Candler Drive, Savannah
Details: Survivors and guests are invited to join us as we kick off a month of Painting The Town Pink! Enjoy refreshments and fellowship among other survivors and guests, as well as hear a few words from leaders in our breast cancer community.

St. Vincent's Academy's Pink Night

When: Thursday, Oct. 4
Where: St. Vincent's Academy
Details: The annual volleyball shootout between St. Vincent's Academy and Calvary Day School will include T-shirt sales, concessions and entry proceeds that will support the Telfair Mammography Fund at St. Joseph's/Candler.  

Spartina 449 Promotion

When: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6
Where: Spartina449, 317 Broughton Street, Savannah
Details: Spartina449 will offer a 15 percent discount between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. and contribute a percentage of sales to the Mary Telfair Mammography Fund. There also will be refreshments and raffle prizes. 

11th annual Mammography Day  

When: Monday, Oct. 29
Where: Any of our six imaging locations: the Telfair Pavilion at Candler, St. Joseph’s Hospital’s Imaging Services, SJ/C’s Telfair Imaging Center – Eisenhower, SJ/C Imaging Center – Pooler, the Imaging Center at Belfair Towne Village East in Bluffton, SC, and SJ/C’s Mobile Mammography Unit (will be located at the Savannah Civic Center)
Details: St. Joseph's/Candler will complete hundreds of mammograms for women all over the region, all in one day. Women can have their mammogram done at one of six locations. Tell your friends and family to call 912-819-PINK to schedule a mammogram. 

Lighting of the Breast Cancer Awareness Holiday Tree

When: 3:30 to 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15
Where: Telfair Pavilion, inside Candler Hospital, 5353 Reynolds Street, Savannah
Details: Join us for a wine and cheese reception to celebrate the Lighting of the Breast Cancer Awareness Holiday Tree at the Telfair Pavilion. The tree will be decorated in part with pink ribbons and dedication cards by those wishing to contribute a donation. The proceeds will benefit the Mammography Fund. The first 25 breast cancer survivors who RSVP will be presented with a special gift. Please RSVP at 819-5499.

All Month Promotions

Chatham Parkway Lexus will donate $100 to the Telfair Mammography Fund at St. Joseph's/Candler for any new or used vehicle sold during October.

Panera Bread's Pink Ribbon promotion runs for the month of October with 10 percent of sales from the pink ribbon bagels at all coastal Georgia cafes (Savannah, Pooler, Statesboro and Hinesville) throughout the month. The money raised will be donated to the Telfair Mammography Fund at St. Joseph's/Candler. On Wednesday, Oct. 3, 100 percent of the sales from the pink ribbon bagels will be donated. In addition, these bagels will be for sale in the lobby of the Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion on Oct. 3.  

Tanger Outlet Savannah's Pink Style promotion runs for the month of October. Purchase a $10 unlimited use savings card and enjoy 25 percent off any single item at participating stores. Proceeds support the Telfair Mammography Fund at St. Joseph's/Candler. Additionally, Tanger Outlet Savannah will hold its fourth annual Pinking of the Fountain Sunday, Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. The fountain is located by Shopper Services near the red and white lighthouse. 

  • St. Joseph's Hospital Campus: 11705 Mercy Blvd., Savannah, GA 31419, (p) 912-819-4100
  • Candler Hospital Campus: 5353 Reynolds St., Savannah, GA 31405, (p) 912-819-6000
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