IT'S TIME TO PAINT THE TOWN PINK!
Opelousas General Health System Foundation invites you to help us Paint the Town Pink this October 2019. We have new events, sponsorship opportunities and an awesome theme. Our theme this year is "True Heroes Fight Breast Cancer" and we will shine the light on all of our breast cancer superheroes. Whether someone was diagnosed today or twenty years ago they all wear the superhero cape of survivorship. Check out this years schedule of events and sponsorship opportunities below. For questions contact Carol Duplechain 337-948-5157.
Schedule of Events:
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - Deadline to PREORDER 2019 Paint the Town Pink shirts. Preorders MUST be at least 15 or more shirts to be eligible for preorder. Pick up will be on Monday, September 23rd from 12:30 - 4:00 at the OGHS South Campus. CLICK ON THE BUTTON BELOW!
Monday, September 23, 2019 - Preorder pick up at OGHS South Campus from 12:30 - 4:00.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - PTTP t-shirts go on sale to the public from 8:30am to 3:00pm at the OGHS Main Campus. Cost is $6 (S-XL), $8 (2X) and $10 (3X). Shirts are royal blue. Preorder 15 or more shirts below.
Monday, September 30, 2019 - "Be My Support" Bra Decorating Contest. All entries must be dropped off to the OGHS Main Campus Gift Shop by 4pm on September 30th. First Place - $100 Chamber Cash, First Place Peoples Choice - $75 Chamber Cash
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - *NEW Paint the Town Pink Kick Off Event the Hero Honor Hour at Le Vieux Village at 5:30pm. Join us as we honor and remember family and friends diagnosed with breast cancer. Paint the Town Pink shirts will be available for sale, live music, education and make sure to purchase a ribbon for our new Hero Wall! For questions contact Carol Duplechain 337-948-5157.
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - Paint the Canvas Pink 5:30pm at the Delta Grand Theatre. A fun evening of painting a wooden decorative Louisiana wall hanging. Get your tickets below. Tickets are $35 the deadline is September 23rd to purchase tickets. Call Carol Duplechain at 337-948-5157
Tuesday, October 3, 2019 - The Indian Hills Country Club Ladies Golf Association's will host their annual golf tournament with all proceeds donated to Paint the Town Pink. To enter your team contact Cindy Ortego at 337-945-3931.
Friday, October 11, 2019 - Pinkest Business and School Contest will be judged on this date, pre-registration is required. Winners will be posted on the Opelousas General and Opelousas General Foundation Facebook pages. Register below by clicking on the Pinkest Business/School button below by Friday, October 4th. Call Carol Duplechain at 337-948-5157.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - Pink Bag Luncheon and Style Show (Limited Seating) with guest speaker Joan Cronan at the Evangeline Downs Event Center. Event is from 11:30am to 1:00pm. Tickets can be purchased below or at the OGHS Business office. For questions contact Carol Duplechain 337-948-5157.
Joan Cronan - Pink Bag Luncheon Guest Speaker
Opelousas General Health System Foundation and Paint the Town Pink are honored to have Joan Cronan as the speaker for the Pink Bag Luncheon. An Opelousas native, Joan was recently inducted into the Womens Basketball Hall of Fame after beginning her career at Opelousas High School and winning a state championship with OHS Ladies Basketball Team in 1965. Joan currently serves as the Womens Athletic Director Emeritus at the University of Tennessee. Joan was also honored in 2019 with the Coaches vs Cancer Award to add to the long list of honors and awards she has received through her leadership, advocacy and volunteerism.
“Joan’s vision, passion, and tireless efforts to grow women’s athletics and to promote women’s opportunities have made a huge difference across the nation for women in sports. Joan was a driving force in elevating the prominence and brand of Tennessee Lady Vols athletics through strategy, excellence, and priceless relationships.” Pat Summit, Legendary Lady Vols basketball coach
“Joan has the ability to bring out the best in people and provide them with the skills to be the best they can be. It’s refreshing that despite all her vast accomplishments Joan remains humble and sincere.” Robin Roberts, Co-anchor, Good Morning America
HERO HONOR RIBBONS
Stand up for your hero! Purchase a Hero Honor Ribbon that will be displayed on our Honor Memorial Wall. This is a great way to honor your friend or family member diagnosed with breast cancer with their name on the ribbon. Join us for our new Hero Honor Hour on Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 to celebrate our heroes at Le Vieux Village!
PAINT THE CANVAS PINK
Join us to paint one of these awesome wooden Louisiana wall hangings. Tickets are $35 and the deadline is September 23rd. This event will be held at the Delta Grand Theatre at 120 S. Market St. in Opelousas. Grab your friends and pick up some snacks and drinks and paint with us for a great cause. Call Carol Duplechain at 337-948-5157 with any questions.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUOUS SUPPORT OF PAINT THE TOWN PINK
OPELOUSAS GENERAL HEALTH SYSTEM FOUNDATION
629 E. PRUDHOMME ST.
OPELOUSAS, LA 70570
FOR PAINT THE TOWN PINK: CAROL DUPLECHAIN 337.948.5157
FOR THE FOUNDATION:
TRACEY ANTEE, DIRECTOR OF FOUNDATION
Need assistance? Contact 337.948.5157
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