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Mayor Kasim Reed to Join Pink Ribbon 5k Walk
Posted Date: 7/20/2012 5:00 PM
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Mayor’s Office of Communications 
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Sonji Jacobs, Director 
404-330-6558, office 
404-276-6866, cell 
sajacobs@atlantaga.gov 
Reese McCranie, Deputy Director
404-330-6006, office
404-886-2334, cell
rmccranie@atlantaga.gov 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 07/20/12

Media Advisory

Mayor Kasim Reed to Join Pink Ribbon 5k Walk

Mayor Reed will give remarks on the importance of increased public awareness and knowledge about breast cancer


 WHO:
Mayor Kasim Reed
Dr. Rogsbert Phillips-Reed
Sisters….By Choice, Inc.
The Atlanta Community

 WHAT:

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed will join Dr. Rogsbert Phillips-Reed and thousands of others in the fight against breast cancer at the 8th annual Pink Ribbon Walk. The event is hosted by Sisters….By Choice Inc., which was founded in 1989 by Dr. Rogsbert F. Phillips-Reed, M.D., a renowned Atlanta-based breast surgeon. The proceeds from this event will go to this organization.

Early on, Dr. Phillips-Reed saw the need for programs that would increase public awareness and knowledge of breast cancer as a means to decrease the mortality and suffering from breast cancer.

 WHEN: Saturday, July 21, 2012
7:00 A.M. – Registration
7:30 A.M – Photo-op with Mayor Reed
8:00 A.M. – Walk/Run Begins


 WHERE:

Piedmont Park (at the 10th Street & Charles Allen entrance)
400 Park Drive Northeast
Atlanta, Georgia 30306

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