Expo on hand to support cancer victims

August 13, 2012 by  

August 25 will be the date of the Breast Cancer Resource Expo taking place at the mesa Convention Center located at 263 N. Center Street in Mesa, arizona, which is about an hour from Gilbert. This event will begin at 9:00 am and run until 1:00 pm.

This expo has been designed to meet the specific needs of women who have breast cancer, their family members, or women who have fought the hard battle and overcome breast cancer. A number of resources will be available, including a list of oncologists, hand selected surgeons, and organizations to assist women with hope and support along the way. There will also be post-mastectomy clothing, and information about chemo comfort.

Guests will discover a host of services to assist them with everything from obtaining treatment to meal-planning. There will also be raffle prizes drawn and each guest will receive one raffle ticket as they enter the hall. This event is being sponsored by ‘My Hope Bag’ and is supported by a number of other organizations and businesses from all over the region. Some of the vendors and organizations deal with massage therapy, nutrition, personal training, financial resources, hair loss and wigs, house cleaning, and relaxation.

Poster printing and flyer printing may have been used to promote this event to the women and their families in the valley area and surrounding regions. Admission to the event is free and everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, please visit the My Hope Bag website or call the coordinator at 480-202-5576.