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Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch on October 27 to Honor Generosa Grana, MD

Susan Bass Levin, President and CEO of The Cooper Foundation, and survivors on stage at last year’s Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch.

Wear Pink and Teal and join the fight against breast or gynecologic cancers! The 4th Annual Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch, honoring Dr. Generosa Grana, Director, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, will take place on Sunday, October 27, at 11 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.

The empowering fundraiser pays tribute to survivors who have overcome breast or gynecologic cancers, and also recognizes loved ones lost to these difficult diseases. The event will feature a musical performance by Fermata Cherry Hill High School West Girls A Capella Group, a Tribute to Dr. Grana, a 50/50 Cash Prize, Smurf Lottery, Airline Raffle Tickets, Baskets and Silent Auctions.

All proceeds support breast and gynecologic cancer clinical and research programs at the MD Anderson at Cooper.

This year’s honorary co-chairs are Kristin L. Brill, MD, Tamara A. LaCouture, MD, Francis R. Spitz, MD, and David P. Warshal, MD, and the event co-chairs are Donna Forman, Janet Knowles, Sandy Levenson, Mary Ann Todd and Sandee Vogelson.

Sponsor Opportunities

It’s not too late to sign up as an event sponsor. Promote your business and demonstrate your personal support for the Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Cancer Fund.

View the 2013 Honor Roll of Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Sponsors.

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, visit the Pink Roses Teal Magnolias page.

Silent Auction Items and Gift Baskets

Whether you love watching sports, shopping or going out to eat, there’s a Silent Auction, Restaurant Row item or basket for you. Among the contenders are gift certificates to local restaurants, vacation getaways and sports tickets. Here’s a snapshot of our big ticket items to date:

• Autographed Frank Sinatra Sheet Music

• Bluetooth Showerhead

• Tour the US Capitol building with Congressman Rob Andrews as your guide

• Congress Hall 2 Night Stay and Dinner for 2 at Peter Shields Inn

• Pink & Teal Makeover at Louis Christian Salon

Airline Raffle Tickets

Buy raffle tickets for $10 each or three for $25 for a chance to win United Airlines 2 Roundtrip Tickets (includes US48, Alaska, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean). Drawing is October 27, 2013. Click here to buy raffle tickets online.

For more information about the Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch, please click here.