Olivia Newton-John to Lead Pink and Blue for Two Charity Walk During the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon
Sonoma, CA (PRWEB) February 17, 2014
On May 3rd, 2014, the Pink and Blue for 2 (PB42) breast and prostate cancer awareness charity, will certainly be joining forces with the OneAmerica 500 Celebration Mini-Marathon. PB42 will lead a “walk within the Mini” to help promote and raise awareness for their company.
. A bust cancer “thriver” and Pink and Blue for 2’s main Ambassador, Grammy winning film and music icon, Olivia Newton-John, will certainly lead the “walk within the Mini.” In addition, Olivia happens to be the auntie of the charity’s Co-Founder and race vehicle motorist, Emerson Newton-John. Emerson and Christopher Perry, managing partner of Foyt Household Wines, co-founded Pink and Blue for Two last year.
.” I am enjoyed be leading the PB42 Cancer Awareness Stroll at the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon,” states Olivia Newton-John. “I had a remarkable time when I was in Indy last, seeing my nephew, Emerson, race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It will be great to return to this excellent city, and this time it will certainly bring much needed awareness of the importance of early cancer detection.”
. With more than 100 million albums offered, Newton-John’s successes include 4 Grammys, numerous Nation Music, American Music, Signboard and Individuals’s Option Awards, an Emmy Award, ten # 1 hits and more than 15 top 10 songs. In 1978, her co-starring duty with John Travolta in Grease, catapulted Olivia into super-stardom and to date stays the most effective film musical of all time. In 1992, Olivia was identified with bust cancer. Her individual triumph against cancer led her to announce her collaboration with the Austin Health and the production of the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre (ONJCWC) in her hometown of Melbourne, Australia. The ONJCWC offers an extensive range of services and facilities for cancer treatment, education, training and research study in addition to a dedicated wellness center.
.”The 500 Celebration has a great history of providing charities with an opportunity to raise funds through participation in the Mini-Marathon. We are particularly delighted to continue that custom by supporting the PB42 organization with a distinct platform for their very first ever awareness walk,” stated Bob Bryant, President and CEO, 500 Celebration, “we are enjoyed when again welcome Olivia Newton-John to Indianapolis as an individual in the country’s biggest half marathon. As a past Grand Marshal of the IPL 500Festival Parade, we understand she is an extremely regarded and well-liked figure here in Indianapolis and we are delighted to assist her produce awareness for the importance of breast cancer and prostate cancer screening through the PB42 organization. This year’s Mini makes sure to be among the most fun ever.”
. Pink and Blue for Two’s objective is threefold: to raise awareness of the striking resemblances in between breast and prostate cancers, impulse couples to advise one another to do their yearly screenings, and inform people on the significance of general mind, body and spirit health. See http://www.pb42.org for more details.
.”We are delighted to be partnering with the OneAmerica 500 Celebration Mini-Marathon. It is an honor to be a part of the 500 Celebration,” stated Emerson Newton-John. “The main goal of this walk is to raise much needed awareness for breast and prostate cancer, in addition to funds to assist implement the numerous awareness initiatives that PB42 has in location. Although it is imperative to raise cash to a treatment, an equivalent focus has to be put on the significance of early detection, which can result in a 96 % survival rate.”
. Those who want the opportunity to stroll with the Newton-John’s and support this unique cause will certainly be able to register at right here.