Firefighters, Police Join “Pink Heals Tour” (Guardians of the Ribbon, Pink Heals Tour)
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
News Release 13-92
Date: September 04, 2013
Firefighters and police officers will join the national Guardians of the Ribbon, Pink Heals Tour, and its local Virginia Chapter, Sunday, September 8, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Reston Town Center, 11900 Market Street, Reston, to support women battling cancer.
The Pink Heals Tour motto is simply stated: Supporting Women, Raising Awareness. The focus of the group is on women survivors; however, support is given to all women battling all types of cancers.
Pink fire engines, fire trucks, ambulances, and police cruisers, along with local firefighters and police officers will don pink t-shirts to show solidarity during the event. Local residents who have been affected by cancer will have a chance to autograph or sign the pink vehicles.
Love and hope are the two virtues guiding the organization, sharing their brand and mission to residents all across the country, inspiring people and honoring the women who have fought the cancer battle.
Pink t-shirts will also be available for sale.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger,
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711.
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-877-3702
Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs,
services and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request.
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