August 26, 2020
By Maria Scandale
(Courtesy of Arlene Morrison)
Stafford Township and Ship Base are remaining joined this yr by Barnegat Gentle and Surf Metropolis, together with other communities in New Jersey and other states, to “Turn the Cities Teal” in September. The campaign is to inform men and women of the probable signs or symptoms of ovarian most cancers and encourage them to look for early analysis.
Space people Arlene Morrison and Chuck Sulkowski united their attempts to carry the ovarian cancer awareness system into Ocean County past 12 months, and soon after that “tremendous results,” they are excited that other towns are signing up for the campaign this calendar year.
The organizers have “a little army” to thank – friends and relatives – who have made extra than 600 bows that will be hung at municipal internet sites and taking part enterprises in the course of the thirty day period of September. September is Ovarian Cancer Consciousness Thirty day period.
Persons and corporations might register online at turnthetownsteal.org to obtain their ribbon to show on their property or enterprise. Donations may perhaps also be produced by this web-site and are always appreciated.
Likely ahead, Morrison and Sulkowski’s hope is that in coming decades others will be part of in to extend this campaign throughout all of Ocean County.
For additional data and to read about opportunity signs and symptoms of ovarian most cancers, go to the web site turnthetownsteal.org.
“The earlier the prognosis, the improved the prognosis,” urges the organization. —M.S.