Women's Basketball Team to Help Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research

February 09, 2010

Women???s Basketball Team to Help Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research The Saint Leo University women’s basketball team will partner with Pasco Regional Medical Center to sponsor “Food Fest of Pasco” on Saturday, February 13, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. to help raise money for breast cancer research.  Twenty-five percent of the funds raised from this fantastic event will benefit the WBCA Pink Zone Initiative. The WBCA Pink Zone is a global, unified effort for the Women's Basketball Coaches Association's (WBCA) nation of coaches to assist in raising breast cancer awareness on the court, across campuses, in communities, and beyond. Tickets are available for $10 for adults, $5 for SLU faculty, staff, and students with I.D., and children 12 and under are free.

Several area restaurants will participate including City’s Edge, Beef O Brady’s, Chick-fil-A, Kafé Kokopellis, Cosi, Sodexo, and many others.  To view a complete list of vendors and for additional information about this event, visit the Food Fest of Pasco website.

For additional information and to purchase tickets please contact Chanita Olds, head women’s basketball coach, at (352) 588-8447 or e-mail terlynn.olds@saintleo.edu.