9th Annual PGA National Women’s Cancer Awareness Days – January 11th thru February 2nd

9th Annual PGA National Women’s Cancer Awareness Days – January 11th thru February 2nd

Join The 9th Annual PGA National Women’s Cancer Awareness Days (WCAD) for six-days of exciting events beginning on January 11, 2014 and concluding on February 2, 2014. In existence since 2004, Women’s Cancer Awareness Days bring together 1,000 men and women to make a positive difference in the lives of those who have faced or currently suffer with cancer.

This is the third year of fundraising to benefit cancer research programs at Scripps Florida in Jupiter, whereby all proceeds fund the WCAD Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Department of Cancer Biology.

To kick-off events for this year’s 9th Annual PGA WCAD is “Shop ‘N Share Day!” on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at The Gardens Mall. Shoppers must simply validate receipts at the Mall’s Information Desk, lower level Grand Court, and a percentage of sales will be donated to cancer research at Scripps.

Schedule of Other Events:
Monday, January 27, 2014: Women’s Card Party At Scripps Florida O’Keeffe Founders Suite.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014: WCAD Cocktail Reception and Auction at PGA National Resort & Spa. Join your friends and bid on unique gifts, golf packages and lavish trips– all to benefit WCAD Fellowships in Cancer Research!

Thursday, January 30, 2014: WCAD Golf Tournaments, Bridge Tournament, Croquet and WCAD Awards Luncheon.

Saturday, February 1, 2014: Tennis Tournament at PGA National. Play with the pros, win prizes at a carnival of tennis events, followed by lunch.

Sunday, February 2, 2014: it’s “Family Fun Day!” on the grounds of PGA National. This fun-filled day includes a 5K walk/run,, the 3nd annual Kids Biathlon “Splash & Dash,” a huge hit with the children! Contact Karen Martini at gabby91297@yahoo.com. (Space is limited.) www.facebook.com/ScrippsKidsFunSplashDash

Sunday, February 2, 2014: is also the 2014 WCAD Research Ride! Choose your distance, either 19 miles Beginning at PGA National Health & Racquet Club, bike at your own pace through scenic Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter and Juno Beach or go the 50 mile distance up to Hobe Sound– all to raise funds for cancer research. Come join the fun!

For more information on any of these spectacular events or to be a sponsor or volunteer please call Elaine Solomon at 561.317.9121 or email eskoplovitz@hotmail.com.