AVON “TOGETHER AGAINST BREST CANCER” DELIVERY OF DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT TO THE DNIPRO CANCER HOSPITAL AND THE WALK TO END BREAST CANCER

Within the framework of its charitable programme “Together against Breast Cancer”, AVON Ukraine delivered up-to-date diagnostic equipment to the Dnipropetrovsk oblast clinical oncology hospital, and initiated a one-day march “The Walk for Life”.The ECO Press team provided communication support to the project events in Kyiv and Dnipropetrovsk.

Charitable programme “Together against Breast Cancer” was initiated by AVON Ukraine in 2001 to raise awareness of women about the importance of prophylaxis and early diagnostics of breast cancer. By collecting charitable contributions to procure necessary equipment, the programme aims at making timely medical checks available to women throughout Ukraine.

AVON Breast Cancer Crusade programme operates in many countries. By implementing this programme and selling “Pink Ribbon” products, AVON contributed more than 500 million dollars around the globe. The programme is actively supported by the presidents, the crowned heads, celebrities, as well as businesses and non-governmental organizations all over the world. Charitable events in each country try to address local issues.