Are Marin County’s breast cancer rates still the highest?
Breast cancer rates in Marin County have decreased and now are about the same as the rest of California. Deaths from breast cancer continue to go down here and elsewhere.
Who gets breast cancer?
Breast cancer is much more common in women and risk increases with age. Yet men and young women can get breast cancer, too.
Is there anything we can do to prevent breast cancer?
Studies have shown that yes, we can reduce breast cancer risk. The Zero Breast Cancer brochure focuses on risk factors we can control.
Where is the Pink Patch Project money going?
Funds raised are going to Zero Breast Cancer, a local organization focused on prevention. Check out their website at http://www.zerobreastcancer.org.
Is my donation tax deductible?
The San Rafael Police Association is in the process of forming a 501(c)(3) Community Benefit non-profit. Until the organization is formed, your donation is not tax deductible. Be assured that the proceeds from the Pink Patch Project will go directly to Zero Breast Cancer, a Marin organization.
Are San Rafael Police Officers wearing the patches?
Yes! For the month of October, San Rafael Police Officers may choose to wear the pink patches on their uniform. Alex’s Dry Cleaning has even offered to put the patches on officer’s uniforms for free!
How much are the patches?
We will send you one patch for every $10 donation. Shipping and handling fees are $2.00 per order. Please use the form above to make a donation and receive your patches!
What is your refund policy?
Unfortunately, because we are simply providing pink patches as a thank-you for your donation, we cannot provide refunds. If you are not satisfied with the patches you receive, please contact us as soon as possible so we can make it right!
Is the Pink Patch Project San Rafael it’s own organization?
No, the Pink Patch Project San Rafael is sponsored by the San Rafael Police Association
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