- Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 10:17 am
In their fight against breast cancer, the Sandy Hook Sole Sisters (SHSS) & Friends have kicked off their third annual fundraising campaign to “Tie The Town Pink.” October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the SHSS effort includes hanging large handmade pink bows throughout the community and as a special gesture to friends and family affected by the disease.
- Thursday, October 2, 2014
The Sandy Hook Sole Sisters (SHSS) & Friends were at work this week to “Tie the Town Pink,” hanging large pink bows throughout Sandy Hook Center and along Berkshire Road to launch breast cancer awareness month.
- Monday, June 16, 2014
The Sandy Hook Sole Sisters & Friends — a cancer awareness and fundraising team — kicked off its walk training season during Newtown’s annual Strutt Your Mutt in late May. Team members met at the town’s new Park and Park dog park where the event took place this year.
- Wednesday, October 30, 2013
To the Editor:
I’d like to extend my thanks to my fellow Sandy Hook Sole Sisters – Avon Walk for Breast Cancer – NYC team and everyone who helped us!
- Monday, September 23, 2013
Aimee Tabor is among the many Sandy Hook parents making new connections and friendships since 12/14. She is among a group of roughly a dozen women in town who have formed The Sandy Hook Sole Sisters team, combining efforts with New York residents to do the October two-day, 39-mile Avon Breast Cancer walk and fundraising event in New York City.
The story began in May, when friendships with a group of mothers in Rye, N.Y., began with an invitation to a day of healing.
- Thursday, August 15, 2013
The Sandy Hook Sole Sisters are sponsoring a fundraising tag sale on Saturday, August 24, from 9 am to 3 pm. The event will support their participation in the 40-mile Avon Breast Cancer walk October 19-20 in New York City.
There will be something for everyone, with great deals on a wide range of treasures all money raised going to breast cancer research, testing and support.
The tag sale will be at Newtown Middle School, 11 Queen Street.