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Pink Ribbons Project

Pink Ribbons Project, in motion against breast cancer, is dedicated to raising awareness and educating about breast cancer by using the arts. To date, Pink Ribbons Project has raised over $3 million in order to provide mammograms and services to under-insured women in the greater Houston... Full Bio
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FRIENDS IN UNEXPECTED PLACES by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer One of the upsides of having cancer is that you get to meet interesting people and make new friends. Let’s face it, there aren’t many upsides, but this one is a biggie and ... Read on »
Pink Spin featured Sponsor: Pure Body Studios by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Hi everyone!! Over here at Pure Body Studios, we are so excited about being a part of Pink Spin! So often, clients walk into a Spin class for the first time and I ... Read on »
Behind the Scenes of Tour de Pink by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Written by: Tour de Pink Ride Director: Margaret Shelton With my being the Tour de Pink Ride Director, you might think that that I am so very powerful and so very impo ... Read on »
Pink Spin – a new opportunity! by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer My goodness!!!!  Our Pink Spin initiative has 9 participating gyms/fitness centers.  What a great group of folks who are newly committed to Tour de Pink and Pink Ribbons P ... Read on »
Honoring Survivors by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer As the Tour de Pink Ride Director, I have the privilege of meeting and working with a variety of folks.  Those who touch my heart very directly are the folks who are breas ... Read on »
Tour de Pink 2013… a message from our Ride Director, Margaret Shelton by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Now that registration for Tour de Pink 2013 is open, we all start an intense focus on generating funds to further breast cancer education as well as to provide mammograms ... Read on »
“I will Survive” – Gloria Gaynor by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer “I will Survive” – Gloria Gaynor I have no idea why songs keep becoming a point of reference for me but they do. I have been reminded lately that we never go through a ... Read on »
“A Change Gonna Come” – Sam Cooke, 1964 by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer “A Change Gonna Come” – Sam Cooke, 1964 I love old school soul music and I have a habit of singing a song in my head (because out loud would be terrible for those arou ... Read on »
Reflections from our new Executive Director by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Introducing…. Executive Director, Jonita Fair-Payton!  ”It amazes me how life’s wonderful journey can take you down an unexpected path filled with so many fascinating turn ... Read on »
It’s all about the People… by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Pink Ribbons Project is gearing up for Pink at the Brown taking place on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at the Wortham Center’s Brown Theater. The talent that is showcased on one ... Read on »
Journal of Hope by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Here at the Pink Ribbons Project office we have a wide array of education and awareness programs including -  Pink Alive, Pink Aware, Pink Paint, Drink Pink, etc… One of ... Read on »
The big metal trash can… by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer If you have ever been to the Pink Ribbons Project office, you may have noticed a big metal trash can in the volunteer room. It’s the kind of thing you would expect to see ... Read on »
Pink at the Brown – May 16, 2013 by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer We are counting down the days until Pink at the Brown returns to the Wortham Center Brown Theater on May 16, 2013 and we hope you can join us this year!  You ... Read on »
Pink Happenings by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer It seems like just yesterday that the Pink Headquarters “busy season” was coming to an end and the staff was winding down a fabulous year!  It’s hard to believe we are alr ... Read on »
I love Touring in Pink! by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer From Development Coordinator, Kristi Okwuonu….enjoy!! I am so excited that Tour de Pink is two months away. Registration is open, teams are forming and money is bein ... Read on »
Silent Auction Sneak Peek… For the Guys! by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer A Sneak Peek  preview of the men inspired packages but I am sure a few ladies wouldn’t mind a round of golf and/or some great tickets to the Houston Astros, Houston Aeros ... Read on »
Silent Auction Sneak Peek … TRIPS! by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer These two silent auction packaged trips will be featured at Pink at the Brown presented by Mach Industrial Group, Inc along with many other packages not too be missed. ... Read on »
Silent Auction Sneak Peek, Just for the ladies! by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Pink at the Brown presented by Mach Industrial Group, Inc is just around the corner, May 10, 2012! This year we have received some AMAZING silent auction donations and ... Read on »
TWAS THE WEEK BEFORE CHRISTMAS AT THE PINK RIBBONS OFFICE…. by Pink Ribbons Project Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer And the staff was full of holiday cheer!  The Pink Ribbons office is decked out for the holiday season with a festive wreath on the front door to greet you, a pink tree, s ... Read on »