Rising Texas country artist Kyle Park is supporting breast cancer awareness month by wearing a pink shirt onstage at every show for the entire month of October. Starting today, fans can pick up their t-shirts at any Kyle Park show or they can be purchased from his website for $20. All proceeds raised will go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation Austin Affiliate and Women Rock For The Cure.
About Women Rock For The Cure:
Women Rock For The Cure™ is a Nashville-based 501(c)(3) organization committed to connecting and supporting young women facing breast cancer. Founded in 2007, the organization works to build awareness and provide outreach programs through the power of the entertainment industry. Flagship annual events include the Pink Trash Ball
and Opry Goes Pink
concert, which has featured performances by The Judds, Martina McBride, Kellie Pickler and Carrie Underwood. All proceeds benefit the organization's outreach efforts, including the Young Survivors Retreat
, which brings together young women diagnosed with breast cancer. For additional information on Women Rock For The Cure upcoming events and how to get involved, please visit www.WomenRockForTheCure.org
About Austin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure:
Since 1999 the Austin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure has been hard at work in the Austin area raising money to provide FREE breast cancer screening, education and medical services as well as financial and emotional support. In fact, 75 percent of the money raised each year is put to work right here in Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, Williamson counties to improve the lives of those affected by this deadly disease. The remaining funds go to national research to find a cure for breast cancer once and for all.