Breast Health Initiative

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Breast Health Initiative

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2022

There are lots of ways you can participate in Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Bastrop County Proclamation
September 26, 2022 at 9 am
Bastrop County Courthouse
804 Pecan Street, Bastrop

Hays County Proclamation
September 27, 2022 at 9 am
Hays County Courthouse

Five-Course Dinner Fundraiser Benefiting Susan G. Komen
October 2, 2022 at 7 pm
Eden East Farm-Storehouse
1910 Main Street, Bastrop
Tickets Must Be Purchased in Advance Here

City of San Marcos Proclamation
October 3, 2022 at 1:30 pm
San Marcos City Hall

Big Pink Bus at Lost Pines Toyota for Screenings
October 4, 2022 and October 19, 2022
Call 512-303-1200 ext. 606 to book your mammogram time*
*Pre-Registration Required

Williamson County Proclamation
October 4, 2022 at 9 am
Williamson County Courthouse

Parobek Wave
October 5 and October 19 from 5-7 pm
Honk, wave, and wear pink to support breast cancer awareness
On the bridge, Bastrop

Judith Warren Presentation & Book Signing
October 6, 2022 at 5:00-8:30 pm
Mt. Zion Church, 2938 E. 13th Street, Austin

Judith Warren Presentation & Book Signing
October 7, 2022 at 8:30 am
San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St., San Marcos

Smithville Celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness featuring Judith Warren, Author
City of Smithville Proclamation Reading
Breast Cancer Discussion
October 7, 2022 at 2 pm
Smithville Library, 507 Main Street

Judith Warren Presentation and Book Signing
October 7, 2022 at 6:30 pm
Astro Record Store and Painted Porch Book Store
910 Main Street, Bastrop

Pink and Blue Affair featuring Judith Warren, Author
City of Elgin Proclamation Reading
Panel Discussion with Medical Professionals
October 8, 2022 from 9 am – 1 pm
Ministerios Filadelfia Iglesia Cristiana, 13704 County Line Rd., Elgin

Block Party
October 8, 2022 from 9 am – 2 pm
Abundant Grace Community Church, 505 Ross Street, Smithville

Round Rock City Council Proclamation
October 13, 2022 at 6 pm
Round Rock City Hall

Pink Party! Hosted by Bastrop Parks and Recreation
City of Bastrop Proclamation Reading
October 14, 2022 from 5:30-8:00 pm
Bob Bryant Park, 600 Charles Blvd, Bastrop

2021 Impact

We are excited to share the impact of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Bastrop County. Screening events and donations took place from October to December. As we close out 2021, here is a recap of the amazing efforts to raise awareness, raise funds, and get women screened:
🌸 Return of the Big Pink Bus to Elgin and Bastrop
💝 Funds donated to Breast Cancer Awareness – $8,475
Special thanks to the Bastrop Association of Sheriffs Employees, Lost Pines Toyota, and Parobek Plumbing.
🌺 Awareness events like Pink Out sporting events, Pink waves, and more
🎀 More than 550 women screened at special events and screening centers in Bastrop County
🌸 Proclamations by
Connie Schroeder, Bastrop Mayor
Joanna Morgan, Smithville Mayor
Ron Ramirez, Elgin Mayor
Clara Beckett, Bastrop County Commissioner, Precinct 2

👚 Thank you to everyone who participated in these efforts!