Go Pink For the Cure Day 2021

At the bottom of this post are the words to the Proclamation making October 1, 2021, Go Pink For The Cure Day in Vilonia. Join us in making Vilonia Pink to help spread awareness for breast cancer by posting a picture of you going pink with the hashtag #makeviloniapink

But first, photos!

WHEREAS: The Pink Ribbon reminds us that breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women and the second most common cause of cancer deaths in women in the United States. When breast cancer is detected in the early stage, there is a 99% and 86% five-year survival rate for localized and regional female breast cancer, respectively. However, when breast cancer is detected when it is already spread to distant parts of the body, the five-year survival is 28