The Austin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® launched the Young Professionals for the Cure® (YPC) in the fall of 2009, to offer individuals between the ages of 21 and 40 a chance to socialize, network and make a significant impact in the community. The YPC Committee is dedicated to the Komen vision of a world without breast cancer by promoting breast cancer awareness, providing volunteer support and raising funds through innovative programs including:
Pretty in Pink | August or October 2013
Fourth annual fundraising party with a 1980s flare!
Think Pink | September 2013 at Texas State, University of Texas and Scott & White Round Rock
Third annual educational dinner and panel discussion dedicated to the important issues of young person’s affected by breast cancer and their support system.
Survivor Celebration | November 8, 2013 at the Omni Downtown
Third annual educational dinner and panel discussion dedicated to the important issues of young person
Dine Out for the Cure | February 6, 2014
Third annual one-day restaurant fundraising event benefiting the Komen Austin