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Slap Bandz at Kroger Take a Personal Approach to Breast Cancer Battle

All proceeds from bandz sale benefit Karmanos Cancer Institute

Kroger customers can help fight breast cancer on behalf of a special person or with a special message during Kroger’s autumn breast cancer campaign, which kicks off this month. Customers may purchase a pink message-bearing Slap Bandz for $3, with 100 percent of the proceeds contributed to the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute.

Six slap bandz messages lend a personal touch to the battle against breast cancer:

  • Walking for my mom
  • Walking for my grandma
  • Walking for my daughter
  • Walking for my BFF
  • Fight like a girl
  • Hope courage

“Every family in America is touched by breast cancer—whether individuals have relatives or friends afflicted with this life-threatening disease or suffer from the disease themselves,” said Rick Going, president, The Kroger Co. of Michigan. “Wearing a Slap Bandz bracelet creates a sense of unity and purpose and shows women and men who su

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