October is breast cancer awareness month. It seems that every company and group is looking for ways to support breast cancer awareness. There will be walks throughout the month, fundraisers, and even TV shows about breast cancer. You may be wondering what you can do in your little corner of the world to support this important cause. A great idea is to build an entire month of awareness at work. You can support breast cancer awareness month at work by taking these simple steps. Make sure to get the approval of your supervisor before you do any events at your work. You will want to make sure that none of your activities for breast cancer awareness month go against any of the company policies before you proceed.
Step 1 - Have your co-workers donate $5 to support breast cancer awareness month to be able to wear jeans or perhaps a pink t-shirt on Fridays. If your work already has a casual Friday dress code, you may want to go for the pink t-shirt route or even pink baseball hat for breast cancer awareness.
Step 2 - Set up a special morning bake sale to raise even more money for breast cancer awareness. You can have all your coworkers bring in their specialties when it comes to baked goods. You can take the money that you raise from your activities and donate to your local chapter of breast cancer awareness organization.
Step 3 - Give out pink ribbons to all of your coworkers that they can wear throughout all of breast cancer awareness month. This will help your coworkers to spread the information that you are sharing with them about this important month.
Step 4 - Post breast cancer awareness posters in the break area of work. This will give co-workers vital facts about breast cancer and what they can do to help the fight.