As one of Komen's national sponsors, Wacoal invites women around the country to "Step into the Ring" and join the fight against breast cancer. They regularly host "Fit for the Cure" events at department stores where they encourage shoppers to let a Wacoal
fit specialist help them determine their true bra size. For every woman who participates, Wacoal donates $2 to Susan G. Komen! If the shopper purchases the bra, Wacoal will donate an additional $2 to Komen! To date Wacoal has donated more than $3.6 million
to Susan G. Komen!
How can volunteers help?
Volunteers who sign up to help will go around the stores passing out flyers to shoppers encouraging them to get a bra fitting. The more fittings, the more money we raise, so outreach is very important! Volunteers may also help distribute materials about Susan
G. Komen and breast health facts. (Komen Chicago Pink Ambassadors are encouraged to sign-up for this activity so they can share breast self awareness information.) If the volunteer helps out for 4 or more hours we will gratis the volunteer a Wacoal
or b.tempt'd bra which will be sent to their home address directly from Wacoal.
# of Volunteers Needed 2-3 per shift. Volunteers can sign up to work for more than one shift.
*If you can only help for partial shift, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and see if this is ok. We may still need you.
Volunteer Requirements - Volunteers need to be comfortable talking to customers/shoppers.
- Dress code is all black. Pink accessories are optional and encouraged.
- Recommended to wear comfortable shoes as you will be walking and standing.
At Komen, our promise is our mission!
We plan to end breast cancer by:
•Empowering People to take charge of their health care through
awareness and early detection and, if diagnosed, to survive.
•Ensuring Quality of Care for All, regardless of race, ethnic background, language, income or insurance status.
•Energizing Science to find the cuauses and cures of breast cancer - and, ultimately, to prevent breast cancer in the first place.