Two Weeks Left to Turn a State Representative's Hair Pink

Jun 17, 2010, 08:45 ET from Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition

LANCASTER, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With two weeks left, there is still time to donate!  Representative Scott Boyd will dye his hair pink when $10,000 is raised to support the PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) through the Take a Swing Against Breast Cancer Home Run Derby.

To take Representative Boyd up on his challenge and donate to see his hair turn pink, visit

"If we can raise $10,000 for the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition, I will dye my hair pink for the first home run derby event of 2010 on Thursday, July 1st at Metro Bank Park with the Harrisburg Senators.  This is a great way, no matter what your political affiliation, for every person to support the PBCC," said Boyd.

The Take a Swing Against Breast Cancer Home Run Derby is a partnership between the PBCC and the PA Association of Community Bankers (PACB). The Home Run Derby events take place in all 11 minor league baseball stadiums throughout Pennsylvania. A complete schedule and more information on how you can sponsor, play or volunteer can be found at or by calling 800-377-8828 x102.

The PA Breast Cancer Coalition represents, supports and serves breast cancer survivors and their families in Pennsylvania through educational programming, legislative advocacy and breast cancer research grants.  The PBCC is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure now…so our daughters won't have to. For more information visit

SOURCE Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition