Links des Pink is excited to announce a donation of $3,000.00 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. On Wednesday March 30 Andrea Courville, Event Marketing Representative accepted this donation for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. St. Jude is known worldwide for its expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric cancers. The institution is dedicated to saving children’s lives by finding the causes of catastrophic diseases, improving treatment and developing cures. St. Jude is internationally known for its treatment of all pediatric cancers, but is particularly esteemed for its treatment of brain tumors, leukemia, neuroblastoma and retinoblastoma. St. Jude oncologists are also experts in gene therapy and pediatric stem cell transplantation.

Links des Pink is a 503(c)(3) non profit Awareness organization.  Since 2007 the members of Links des Pink have raised over $100,000.00 to help our community. The majority of the money is kept local – the Miles Perret Cancer Service Center, Stacy Hardy Memorial Mammograms at Abbeville General Hospital, as well as to help local individuals – The American Cancer Society and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital just to name a few.

Links des Pink help your neighbors, friends, family or possibly even you.  Links des Pink is always welcoming new members and help with their various projects. Please help us make a difference!   For more information visit their website – www.linksdespink.org.  If you are interested in Links des Pink call 337-247-7465 or email LinksdesPink@gmail.com. Links des Pink will be sponsoring their 5 th annual Golf to Fight Cancer Tournament on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Abbeville Country Club.

LaNell Melancon, Robert Greer, Kathy Cormier, Vicki Foreman, Sherry McMinn, Andrea Courville & Richard Melancon