** Hooray We Have a Team Store Schedule **
The team store will be open the first two weeks in April, July, October and January! Just in time to have you geared up for spring season! New splash jackets are making a wave this year so get your custom-made order started now! Plus, we’ll have some of your favorites back that make great gifts! Don’t see what you like? No worries you can still donate through the team store to be a part of the fight to cure breast cancer! After the team store closes your orders will arrive in 4-6 weeks!!
Mercer Indoor and Crew Classic Activities Support Row for the Cure.
Hilary Gehman reports from the Second Annual Mercer Indoor Row for the Cure that participation was up, pink hammers were awarded to all the winners in each event and funds raised for Susan G. Komen Central and South Jersey should reach $2500! Congratulations Princeton National Rowing Association and Peddie School.
Thank you to the San Diego State University Women’s Open 8+ for appearing in special Anniversary edition pink shirts for their race on Sunday at the 45th Annual San Diego Crew Classic. Crew members: Grace Reginato, Kamryn Whitworth, Amanda Lee, Michelle Jacob, Carly Turner, Mycayla Smith, Kayla Moss, Malia Metkiff, and cox Jannette Hermosa flew down the course in a blur of pink! Coach Bill Zack and the team were happy to honor team-mate, senior Lauren Allen’s mother who is a breast cancer survivor. Go Aztecs!
Annual Elections for National Board April 10th
Row for the Cure is looking for committed people to fill several positions on our National Board.
Openings include: National Team Ambassador, Volunteer Coordinator and Publicity Director.
You can make a difference in the rowing community’s campaign against breast cancer by becoming a member of our National Board of Directors.
A fantastic way to get involved is to volunteer with your special talents. Volunteers are always invited to participate in our monthly board meetings. These are 1-hour conference calls 5pm Pacific Time/8pm Eastern.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you the job description and arrange for an opportunity to speak to other board members. Now is the time to Be More Than Pink.
Partner Spotlight – JL Racing
How could anyone be a rower and not know JL Racing and their tremendous involvement in rowing our community?
Row for the Cure is honored to count JL as a partner in our campaign against breast cancer. Jolene and her team are More Than Pink. By hosting our Row for the Cure Team Store, the JL crew has helped spread the word about our events and fundraising efforts. Funds raised through our Team Store sales allow us to continue to support the development of more Row for the Cure events which donate funds to breast cancer research and benefit programs of local affiliates of Susan G. Komen.