HERS Breast Cancer Foundation
September 2021 Vol. 1 | news & updates
Walk, Run, or Join a Yoga Session!
Hello Friends!

We're so excited that our 22nd Annual Walk/Run/Yoga fundraiser will kick off this Saturday, September 25, and we're going to keep that excitement going all the way through October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Register now on the HERS page at ItsYourRace.com. Whether you register and join us this Saturday (we still have a few spaces left) OR choose a totally virtual option and complete your walk or run when and where you want in the weeks ahead, you will show our patients how much you love and support them.

And remember: for those of you who 💗 yoga, we're offering three Zoom yoga sessions: September 25 and October 16 and 23, thanks to volunteer yoga instructors Sherri, Anjali, and Amy. Register for one or more sessions and you'll receive the Zoom link via email.


Did you know we'll announce twice-weekly giveaways through October? All registered Walk/Run/Yoga participants will be eligible to win!

Our fabulous prizes include a dinner for two at the San Francisco Fairmont Hotel'sTonga Room, Kendra Scott jewelry, a spa basket, a Nordstrom gift card, and a yoga bundle (mat, blocks, and two certificates good for virtual yoga) and many more delightful items. Winners will be notified by phone and email.

Be sure to register today so you'll be entered to win!

In-Person Event Details (September 25th)

Attendees at our in-person kick off on September 25 in Pleasanton will enjoy a 90-minute program emceed by Heather Holmes of KTVU FOX 2, a delicious breakfast sponsored by Dutra Enterprises, and a goody bag full of great items including a pink tie-dye HERS logo baseball cap.

We'll also enjoy a dynamic stretch with personal trainer Nick Faulds and a dance warmup with Shameem of Xtrim Bollywood.

Our September 25 kick off will live stream via our YouTube channel from 9-10:30 am so if you can't join us in person, tune in!

Questions? Call (510) 790-1911 or email tinaf@hersbreastcancerfoundation.org.
Tina Fernandez Steckler
Executive Director
P.s. We plan to resume hosting our Walk/Run/Yoga Fundraiser at Quarry Lakes in Fremont next year.

Save the date -- Saturday, September 24, 2022 -- and stay tuned for more updates!
With Gratitude to our 2021 Walk/Run/Yoga Sponsors
Legacy Sponsor
Elite Sponsor
Endurance Sponsors
Distance Sponsor
Tempo Sponsor
Visit our event page for a complete list of 2021 sponsors.
Join Our Sponsors!
Since we'll raise funds through the end of October, signing on now to be a Walk/Run/Yoga fundraiser sponsor will still have significant benefits. Whether you're a small or large business owner or an individual donor, your investment will help our patients heal both physically and emotionally.

View our sponsorship form here. Print, scan, and email to Tina Fernandez Steckler or call her at (510) 790-1911 to discuss benefits and options.

If you prefer to mail your form and payment, send to:

HERS Breast Cancer Foundation
2500 Mowry Avenue, Suite 130
Fremont, CA 94538
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
QUESTION: What do Alameda County Firefighters, Premier Nissan and Premier Subaru of Fremont, Pleasanton's Row House, Kendra Scott and Tory Burch, and Fremont's The Counter have in common?

ANSWER: They're cvommunity partners who will help us raise funds in support of HERS patients during BCAM (Breast Cancer Awareness Month).

CHECK IT OUT: Our calendar is filling up fast with fundraising events and we're adding new ones every few days. Be sure to check our calendar frequently and follow us on Facebook and Instagram for updates!

LET'S TALK: If you're inspired to raise funds for HERS patients, let's talk! Call Tina at (510) 790-1911 or email your fundraising ideas. We look forward to connecting!

image credit: HERS Breast Cancer Foundation (at The Row House Pleasanton)