Komen San Diego hosts Honor Your Mother Cocktails for the Cure Trunk Show on May 6 at FLUXX

Celebrate Mother’s Day in style with Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Diego at F LUXX, San Diego’s hottest new nightclub in the Gaslamp Quarter. Komen San Diego will be hosting Honor Your Mother Cocktails for the Cure Trunk Show. San Diego, CA, April 02, 2010 -- Celebrate Mother’s Day in style with Susan G. K omen for the Cure, San Diego at FLUXX, San Diego’s hottest new nightclub in the Gaslamp Quarter. Komen San Diego will be hosting Honor Your Mother Cocktails for the Cure Trunk Show. This trunk show and cocktail event will feature the latest local trends and gifts with a percentage of proceeds from vendor sales benefiti ng Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Diego. Current vendors include Green World B ags, Bake for Hope, Stella & Dot, Embellish Creative Designs, Knit for the Cure, BuxBack.com, and Spa Gregorie’s. Guests will enjoy free admission, complimentar y hors devours, and drink specials. The first 200 guests to arrive will receive a free goodie bag. Join us to celebrate moms and raise funds to save lives! WHEN: May 6, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. TO 9:00 p.m. WHERE: FLUXX Nightclub in the heart of the Gaslamp Each individual guest must RSVP with their own email address at http://www.komen sandiego.org/honoryourmother WHY: Susan G. Komen for the Cure saves lives by raising funds for free diagnosti c mammograms, breast cancer treatment and breast health services for uninsured a nd underinsured women and their families in San Diego County. About Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Diego Since its inception in 1995, $8.5 million has been given to local organizations that provide breast cancer education, screening, diagnostics, treatment and pati ent support for the uninsured or underinsured in San Diego County. Seventy-five percent of every dollar raised through Affiliate-sponsored events stays right he re in San Diego County fund free diagnostic mammograms, treatment and services f or uninsured and underinsured women and their families. The remaining 25 percent funds international breast cancer research. In fact, next to the U.S. governmen t, Susan G. Komen for the Cure is the largest funder of breast cancer research i n the world. For more information, please visit www.komensandiego.org. About Susan G. Komen for the Cure Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everyth ing in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, that promise became Susa n G. Komen for the Cure and launched the global breast cancer movement. Today, K omen for the Cure is the world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer sur vivors and activists fighting to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures. Thanks to events like the Komen Race for the Cure, the organization has invested nearly $1 billion to fulfill o ur promise, becoming the largest source of nonprofit funds dedicated to the figh t against breast cancer in the world. www.komen.org Did you know? • • • • 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. The most significant risk factors are being a female and getting older. Breast cancer doesn’t discriminate. Breast cancer typically strikes women during their most productive years, both professionally and personally.

• Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in U.S. women ages 40-59. • Men can get breast cancer, too. 1 percent of breast cancer diagnosis will be i n male patients. Contact: Jennifer von Stauffenberg Olive PR Solutions 1501 India St. 103, PMB 7 San Diego, CA 92101 619-955-5285 jennifer@oliveprsolutions.com http://www.oliveprsolutions.com http://www.komensandiego.org