Ochsner Goes Pink
The Lieselotte Tansey Breast Center at Ochsner was established to provide an interdisciplinary approach to the detection and treatment of breast disease in a serene and beautiful environment.
At the Breast Center, surgeons and radiologists that specialize in the evaluation and management of breast disease work together in the same facility to provide women with comprehensive breast services and swift diagnosis. By working in close proximity, the Breast Center fosters synergy and efficiency that is unachievable in any other setting.
Ways You Can Go Pink with Ochsner - Eat, Think & Drink Pink This October
Proceeds benefit the Breast Center Educational Fund, which will allow for educational community seminars on to be provides to hundreds of women on the health topics of breast care, breast cancer, genetic testing and diet. Want to get involved? More information coming soon!
Enjoy a Piece of Pink Ribbon King Cake from Haydel’s Bakery and Help Raise Funds to Find a Cure
We’re excited to announce we have partnered with Haydel’s Bakery for the month of October with $10 from every sale of their Pink Ribbon King Cake going to support Breast Center Education at the Ochsner Lieselotte Tansey Breast Center.
Pink Ribbon King Cake is available in one size. Approximately 30-35 one inch servings.
- Order your pink ribbon king cake online (Includes UPS Next Day Air Saver Shipping)
- Or pick up in-store ($23.22 + tax). Please call ahead to order, 504-837-0190.
Save a Life and Find a Cure Through a Blood Donation at Ochsner Blood Bank
For the month of October, Ochsner Blood Bank and Donor Logix will make a charitable contribution to the Lieselotte Tansey Breast Center Educational Fund for each blood or platelet donation received in October.
Stay Fit and Help Find a Cure through Challenge a Trainer and Hunt for a Cure at Equip Fitness
For the entire month of October, you can challenge a trainer at Equip Fitness. For every $1 donated to this cause, the trainers will do a burpee. Call 504-302-2115 to learn more.
Equip Fitness will also be offering a Boot Breast Cancer Camp to Hunt for a Cure on October 15th from 8 AM - 11 AM. The cost is $25 and includes a fitness scavenger hunt, a traditional boot camp workout, a silent auction with items donated from local businesses and $1 per minute sports massages and chair massages.
Dress Up and Enjoy the Entertainment at the P!nk Iz It Breast Cancer Charity Event
Esquire Elite Barbering, LLC is hosting the 1st Annual Breast Cancer P!nk Iz It Soiree to give back to cancer survivors and those still fighting. The event, which is open to the public, will take place on October 23rd from 3 - 6 PM. The highlights include a testimony from a breast cancer survivor, a presentation on breast cancer awareness and a performance from a lyrical dance troupe along with refreshments, a raffle for an Apple watch and other fun activities. The event will be held at 125 Belle Terre Boulevard in Laplace Louisiana. For more information, please call 504-275-8646.
Take a Chance Through Ochsner Fitness Center
Purchase raffle tickets through Ochsner Fitness Center. Three lucky winners will be drawn to receive one of the following prizes: a six month membership to Ochsner Fitness Center, a $150 gift card to the Ochsner Fitness Center Store or 4 New Orleans Saints tickets in section 107 for the home game against the Los Angeles Raiders on November 27, 2016. Tickets are 1 for $10 and 3 for $20 and are on sale beginning October 1st. The drawing will be held on October 29th. Directions for how to purchase tickets will be available soon.
Cheer for a Cure and the Academy of Our Lady High School Volleyball Team
Cheer for the Academy of Our Lady Penguins Volleyball Team at their Pink Game on October 13, 2016 where they will be playing Helen Cox at 4:00 PM. All proceeds from the game will be donated to Ochsner Goes Pink. For more information, please call 504- 341-6217.
Shop for a Cause At Mignon Faget
For the entire month of October, Mignon Faget will donate 15% of sales of the John Humphries Halo Awareness Ribbon Bangle and Mignon Faget Awareness Ribbon to Ochsner’s Lieselotte Tansey Breast Cancer Educational Fund. Additionally, on October 15 from 12-2pm 15% of total sales at all Mignon Faget galleries will be donated. The Lakeside Mall gallery will also offer a sign-up for breast screenings, a raffle for 2 tickets to the Moonlight & Miracles Gala taking place on November 11 and information about breast cancer.