Hu-Friedy helped raise more than $24,000 in support of Breast Cancer Network of Strength (formerly know as the Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization) over Mother’s Day weekend.
Hu-Friedy pledged to continue its 2nd year of support for the Y-ME Race to Empower by establishing teams other Y-ME race cities across the country, including Atlanta, Denver, Miami, New Haven, Sacramento, San Diego, and Washington DC.
Teams of dental organizations and partners also joined together under the Hu-Friedy name, including the American Association of Women Dentists, “Modern Hygienist” magazine, and individual members of the Friends of Hu-Friedy online dental hygiene community. A Hu-Friedy race t-shirt was designed and worn by all the Hu-Friedy team members across the country. The t-shirt design was announced as the second place prize winner in the Race to Empower corporate T-Shirt contest.
The Y-ME organization also made an important announcement at the race—the organization will now be called the Breast Cancer Network of Strength. A new logo and branding message was also revealed.
For more information, visit www.networkofstrength.org.
[Hu-Friedy, May 22, 2008]