This October 29th Rizzuto’s Restaurant and Bar in Stamford CT will be on hand to support “Paint the Town Pink” giving 10% of the day’s proceed to Stamford Hospital’s Breast Cancer Program. Rizzuto’s Restaurant and Bar support many local charity events in Connecticut and Mr. Rizzuto is a believer in giving back to the community to help people benefit from the many charitable organizations in Connecticut.
What is Paint the Town Pink?
In 2005, building on the success of its cancer education effort, Stamford Hospital significantly expanded its breast cancer awareness message by creating Paint the Town Pink, a campaign that takes place every October to celebrate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Paint the Town Pink stresses the importance of screening and early detection and spreads the word about the comprehensive breast care services available in the community. The initiative, spearheaded by the Hospital’s Bennett Cancer Center staff, includes the development and maintenance of partnerships with area organizations, businesses and corporations, along with the coordination of a month-long calendar of events that take place in Stamford and beyond. READ MORE