Honoring National Breast cancer awareness month

Participate in October 4 Ellie in support of Ellie Fund during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Every woman and man enduring breast cancer treatment in Massachusetts should know Ellie Fund is here to help with wraparound care. See our October calendar of partner events.
With 7,000 new breast cancer cases annually in Massachusetts, we need your help to spread the word and connect patients with Ellie Fund services to relieve emotional, logistical, or financial stress during treatment. 

Featured October 4 ellie partners

All Showcase Cinemas are Rounding Up For Ellie all month long! It’s time to go to the movies and help Ellie Fund too.  Visit Showcasecinemas.com to buy tickets and round up a donation to Ellie Fund at checkout. 

 Wellesley Toyota is making a donation for each new car sold during Breast Cancer Awareness month. Learn more about their support of community organizations.

Shop 4 ellie this october

Be our partner this october

If your business or group would like to partner with Ellie Fund this October to support breast cancer patients and their families, please contact Kristen Sajdak, Community Relations Manager: kristen@elliefund.org

How does Ellie Fund support Our partners?

  • Online sign up for your business
  • Personalized fundraising page 
  • Marketing toolkit with printable flyers

Turn your town pink

Going Pink is a great way for your community to lock arms for Breast Cancer Awareness month and support local breast cancer patients and their families.

Have your town's downtown or shopping district turn pink in support for Ellie Fund:
•Decorate business storefronts
•Direct sales of certain items to Ellie Fund
•Display our QR code for donations
•Collect a suggested donation for Ellie Fund bracelets and pens
•Put out a jar for donations

RETAIL PARTNERS

Retailers can participate in October 4 Ellie in so many ways including:
•Donate a percentage of October sales
•Offer customers to Round Up at your register
•Display our QR code for donations or offer a jar for cash and checks
•Distribute our patient postcard
•Collect a suggested donation for Ellie Fund bracelets and pens
•Host a Shop Pink event - donating a percentage of sales on a particular item, date, or time

restaurant partners

Restaurants can participate in October 4 Ellie:
•Donate a percentage of October sales
•Offer customers to Round Up on their check
•Direct the proceeds of a dessert or other menu item
•Display our table tent with Ellie Fund patient information and donation QR Code

Athletic clubs, fitness centers, & gyms

"Sweat Pink" in October 4 Ellie:
•Donate registration fees of a designated class
•Host a class asking for donations in lieu of payment
•Donate proceeds of merch sales in October

Beauty Salons and spas

Beauty salons and spas can participate in October 4 Ellie by:
•Donate a portion of sales of a service to Ellie Fund
•Raffle a service or products
•Display our QR code for donations or offer a jar for cash and checks
•Distribute our patient postcard