What should I wear to support breast cancer? Men are encouraged to wear a pink clothing item to show support for loved ones who have been affected by breast cancer. Pink facemasks will be provided at the event. Community members and individuals are also donating pieces for an “essential items” basket that will be given away in a drawing.
What is the symbol for breast cancer? The pink ribbon is an international symbol of breast cancer awareness. Pink ribbons, and the color pink in general, identify the wearer or promoter with the breast cancer brand and express moral support for women with breast cancer. Pink ribbons are most commonly seen during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
What is blue ribbon for cancer? A soft, powdery-blue ribbon is a sign of support for those living with stomach or gastric cancer. The organization No Stomach For Cancer note that stomach cancer still receives little attention, even though it is the third leading cause of cancer deaths globally.
What does the pink cancer ribbon mean? During Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October and throughout the year—people wear pink ribbons to honor survivors, remember those lost to the disease, and to support the progress we are making together to defeat breast cancer.