05 October 2011

PRESS RELEASE - Fashion To Figure 2nd Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Drive

My Dear Friends,


FASHION TO FIGURE TO HOST SECOND ANNUAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH TO BENEFIT THE BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION

NEW YORK, NY (October 3, 2011) – Fashion To Figure, the fast-fashion retail chain dedicated solely to plus-size women’s clothing, announced that it will host its second annual Breast Cancer Awareness Drive this October. FTF is proud to continue to support the fight against breast cancer, the most common cancer among women in the United States after skin cancer.
 



In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the full-fashion retailer known for its trendy dresses and separates will sell pink wristbands at all seven FTF stores. One hundred percent of proceeds will go to support The Breast Cancer Foundation (BCRF), which funds “research to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime.” The American Cancer Society has projected that over 230,000 women in the US will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in 2011.

Details: October 1 – 31, 2011 All FTF locations (http://www.fashiontofigure.com/locations.asp)
Contact: Elizabeth Legris at elizabeth.legris@ftfstores.com
or 646.825.4600 x8679

About Fashion To Figure:
FTF provides a trendy full-fashion shopping experience focused exclusively on women sized 12-26.



At FTF, plus-sized customers can find the very latest in style at the very best prices in a chic atmosphere where everyone wants to shop. With more than a hundred brands under one roof, each store receives new fashion daily. FTF Fashion Stylists provide personal service and help guests find the perfect fit.

FTF is dedicated to making people's lives better by providing the ultimate full-fashion shopping experience and was founded by the great-grandsons of Lena H. Bryant, the revolutionary businesswoman and visionary dressmaker who invented full-fashion over 100 years ago. Go to www.fashiontofigure.com for more information.

About The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) is an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization committed to achieving prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime. Since its founding, the BCRF has raised over $330 million to support clinical and translational research at medical institutions across the globe.

The BCRF also supports organizations increasing public awareness about good breast health. Currently, over 90 cents of every dollar donated to the BCRF goes to breast cancer research and awareness programs. For more information, please visit www.bcrfcure.org.

1 comment:

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