Join us for the 1st Annual SplashFest! Join the Fight Against Breast Cancer on Sunday, October 14th 2012 from 7:00am - 1:30pm at the Bangor YMCA. Help increase awareness of breast cancer and raise funds to support Caring Connections and the many breast cancer support groups throughout Maine.
Read how Caring Connections helped Lei D. with her fight against Breast Cancer!
Don't forget to download your Pledge/Sponsor Form!
Prefer to register on-site or by mail? You can download the registration form and submit it to Caring Connections, 17 Second Street, Bangor ME 04401.
Can't make it? You can still help Caring Connections! DONATE TODAY!
A fundraiser for serious and novice swimmers, children and families, participants may swim 50 yards up to a mile at the Bangor YMCA's indoor swimming pools. To get involved, register as an individual or form teams of six friends, family members or co-workers! Collect pledges from sponsors until the day of the event. Ask friends, relatives and co-workers to join you in the swim or to pledge an amount. Breast Cancer is a disease that touches the lives of all of us, so most people will be enthusiastic about supporting your effort. You may also choose to make a donation to Caring Connections in honor or in memory of an individual who has breast cancer.
The time swimmers will be in the pool depends on the distance
they want to swim:
1 mile, 7:00 - 9:30am
1000 yards, 9:30 - 11:30am
500, 250, and 50 yards, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Download our SplashFest! Swim Workout Plan to help you prepare for the mile swim!
Individual: $20 per person
Team: $15 per team member (each member must register)
Want to Volunteer?
E-mail Caring Connections at careconn@bangorY.org!
About Caring Connections
Caring Connections provides breast health education, screening/diagnostic/treatment services to uninsured or underinsured women in Eastern Maine, and support services for women with breast cancer. Caring Connections, a cooperative program of Eastern Maine Medical Center and the Bangor YMCA, is funded through philanthropic dollars raised by Healthcare Charities. The need for Caring Connections services grows each year; can we count on you to sponsor and help? Learn more about Caring Connections.