Walking for the Cure – WCGA Gozo events for Pink October
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The Women’s Cancer Gozo Association is a new organisation in Gozo. Their aim is to offer support to cancer patients and their families going through the trauma of cancer.
The Association said that they work closely with Health Promotion and most of their members are cancer survivors.
For this special month of Pink October – to highlight breast cancer awareness, the Association has organised events for this weekend.
Today – Saturday, until 5pm, their is a Cupcake Day taking place in The Duke Shopping Mall in Victoria.
Then tomorrow, Sunday, the 8th of October, the Women’s Cancer Gozo Association is organising an awareness walk – Walking for the Cure – they will leave from near the statue of John Paul II in Victoria to walk to Ta’ Pinu. All children joining them on the walk will also be given a certificate.
The walk will get underway at 10am, participants are kindly asked for a donation of €5.Earlier this week the Women’s Cancer Gozo Association were also invited by the Minister for Gozo Dr Justyne Caruana for the lighting up the Gozo Ministry’s facade in pink for October.