BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) –  On Friday, Oct. 10 Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center’s annual Geaux Pink fundraising campaign; Geaux Pink announces that it has raised more than $185,000 with 80 events and fundraising initiatives to support local breast cancer patients during October’s National Breast Cancer campaigning month, according to the release.

Geaux Pink, presented by Super Chevy Dealers, is one of the Cancer Center’s signature fundraising programs that encourages individuals, schools, restaurants, businesses, sports teams, etc. in local communities to join in the fight against cancer and raise money during the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October.

“We are extremely thankful to all communities for their fundraising efforts and generosity with the Geaux Pink campaign,” said Danielle Mack, vice president, and chief development officer, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. “The support from Super Chevy Dealers is key to advancing our mission to improve survivorship and lessen the burden of cancer. One hundred percent of Super Chevy Dealers’ support will positively impact breast cancer patients and their families. We appreciate their generosity and dedication to all of the communities we serve.”

For more information on Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center annual Geaux Pink fundraising visit here.