In one week, Saturday, May 10th 2014, the streets of Rome NY will be filled with over 200 walkers wearing pink ribbons assisting the Avon Foundation, a champion in the fight against breast cancer.There is still room for you as walkers are welcome up to the day of the walk, but they encourage you to contact them prior to May 10th so they can keep things in order.

Avon Walk For Breast Cancer

So be on the lookout as Rome NY turns PINK on May 10 for it's third annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer. Teams have formed for the event and many are walking in memory of a loved one or for someone affected by cancer. Rose Crowley has organized a team of almost 40 walkers for her close friend who was diagnosed with breast cancer. Contact Rose at You can send a gift to; 722 Union St. Rome, NY 13440 or call Marissa Falitico at 271 9804 or Kelly Lubeck at 601 2167. Men are joining the walk also!!!

In the video you'll hear thet we chatted with Rose and got more details.

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