Worship in Pink


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Worship in Pink is a health program for congregations of all faiths with the goal of increasing breast cancer awareness and linking women to resources. We provide a toolkit to a Worship in Pink Coordinator at each congregation to plan an educational event during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

We invite those interested to attend one of our informational luncheons to learn about the Worship in Pink program.

Volunteers at places of worship throughout central and southeast Ohio may register as a “Worship in Pink coordinator” for their organization:

  • A hand fan with the main educational information and resources for helpfaith ministries 2
  • A sample of educational materials to include on a info table/ lobby
  • A coordinator packet containing:

Bulletin and announcement suggestions
Ideas for activities
Scripture passages, songs, hymns, etc.
Resource guide to assist women who may need help

  • Small gifts and a certificate template to celebrate breast cancer survivors

CLICK HERE to download a Worship in Pink flyer to share at your place of worship.St Paul UMC

NEW this year! We will hold a fundraising competition among participating organizations with a special grand prize for the place of worship that raises the most money.

Step 1: Learn about the program – attend an informational session!

Step 2: Register your organization.

Step 3: Plan your event, including any educational and fundraising activities. Receive your material kit.

Step 4: Hold your event during October.

IMG_1154 (1)Save the Date for your Worship in Pink event, coming this October! 
October 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30th. Other dates available if you plan to have it on a different day of the week or prefer to have an event at a ministry meeting, etc.

Informational Luncheons:
Please join us for our informational luncheon. We’ll tell you all about the program, provide you with the information and tools you need to bring the Worship in Pink program to your group, and have a nice lunch together. After the luncheon, you can decide if you’d like to commit to register for the event. RSVP to our office 614-297-8155 ext. 204.

For the second year, Komen Columbus is excited to bring Worship in Pink to southeast Ohio! We will hold two informational luncheons at two sites so that you can attend whichever event is convenient for you.

Southeast Ohio
August 4, 2016 at 11:30 a.m.
Location: Athens Community Center
701 East State Street
Athens, OH 45701

Central Ohio
July 29, 2016 at 11:30 a .m.
Location: New Salem Baptist Church,
2956 Cleveland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43224

Email outreach@komencolumbus.org to get on our mailing list.

For more information about Worship in Pink:
Call or email Julie McMahon at 614-297-8155 ext. 204. If your pastor or leaders need more information, please have them contact Julie with any questions.

Are you ready to register for Worship in Pink 2016?
Please click the register button below and  let us know which Sunday in October you’ll be holding your event, how many people are expected to attend and how many survivors you believe would be present.

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Supporting women year-round:
Resources are available for women who do not have health insurance or need assistance. Contact Susan G. Komen® Columbus at 614-297-8155 ext. 204 or click here for a list of our current community grant recipients.

Click here to view pictures from past Worship in Pink events.

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