Cerritos College to Host Making Strides Against Breast Cancer on October 10

Campus Police Offers Pink Patches for Sale for Cancer Awareness

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Media Contact: Aya Abelon, Public Affairs; 562-653-7878

WHAT: To celebrate those who have fought the battle against breast cancer and to educate the community about the disease, Cerritos College will host a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event on Wednesday, October 10. The event will be held in the College’s Falcon Square, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

The event will feature a survivor, family and supporter walk. There will also be a Luminaria ceremony to honor survivors and those who have lost the battle to cancer. Participants can learn more about breast cancer resources during the event.

To raise additional funds for cancer research, The Cerritos College Campus Police department will be on-hand to sell special pink patches for $10. Join the event or donate online, or sign-up at the event. View the flyer.

All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society to help fund breast cancer education, research, and treatment.

WHEN: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

WHERE: Cerritos College
11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650

Campus Map: www.cerritos.edu/guide or www.cerritos.edu/google-map

CONTACT: For more information, contact Toni Grijalva at grijalva@cerritos.edu 

COST: Registration fee is $5 (payable at the event, cash/check/credit card accepted). Parking is free only in Lot 10, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.  


About Cerritos College: Cerritos College serves as a comprehensive community college for southeastern Los Angeles County. Communities within the college’s district include Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, La Mirada, Norwalk, and portions of Bell Gardens, Lakewood, Long Beach, Santa Fe Springs and South Gate. Cerritos College offers degrees and certificates in more than 180 areas of study in nine divisions. Annually, more than 1,200 students successfully complete their course of studies, and enrollment currently averages 23,000 students. Visit Cerritos College online at http://www.cerritos.edu/.