Local Sorority Holds 5th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk 10/12/13
CBS 7 News
October 12, 2013
ODESSA, TX-Men, women and children of the Permian Basin joined the Rho Iota Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha in their 5th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk, held at the Memorial Garden Park this morning.
The event kicked off with a ceremonial balloon release and supporters, volunteers and breast cancer survivors participated in a series of physical activities including dance aerobics, stretching and the walk around the park.
“We just want to give everyone hope, encouragement, this is our way of helping the community project of honoring breast cancer,” said Mari Willis, the chapters president.
Supporters donated money and scarves that will be going towards the American Cancer Society here in the Permian Basin.