Paint Pink Pumpkins for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Oct 04, 2019

The pumpkin-to-pumpkin battle for the best pink painted pumpkin is about to begin! Gather your team and your creativity and enter to win a prize! 

Prizes are awarded to the pumpkins that receive the most votes. First prize is a department pizza party, second prize is donuts and drinks and third prize is a dessert tray.

To enter, drop off your department entry on Thursday, Oct. 10 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Cancer Center on the 5th floor of the Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, or on Friday, Oct. 11 before 7:30 a.m. in the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital cafeteria. 

Voting will take place on Friday, Oct. 11 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital cafeteria. Encourage friends, family and co-workers to vote for your department’s pumpkin! Votes are $1 each and include an entry into a raffle basket drawing. 

Proceeds from the raffle support Guthrie’s Breast Care Fund, which assists women who are experiencing financial hardship and helps provide access to the health services they need for diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.

Each department provides their own pumpkin, props and supplies. Please keep your designs G-rated and appropriate for children to view. Write your department name on the bottom of the pumpkin. 

For additional information, contact Sarah Dekay at 570-887-4566.