Tag Archives: Vera Bradley Foundation

2015 Vera Bradley Classic

Another successful Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Classic Golf and Tennis Tournament is in the books. Surrounded by soft pink ribbons and inspired by the stories of amazing survivors, more than 600 athletes gathered to take to the court and tee off to raise funds for breast cancer research. The Classic by the numbers […]

Be Kind. Be Colorful.

The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer is dedicated to finding a cure, with 87 cents of every dollar donated going directly to breast cancer research. Do you have someone close to the cause? Give their present a purpose. This year, make a donation in their name and seal the gesture with a pretty Pink […]

Passports and Pink Swirls

Every year, on the first Friday of October, The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer hosts Tickled Pink, a gathering of girlfriends in support of breast cancer research. Guests had their model moment on the pink carpet before entering our headquarters, adorned with a rosy palette of tissue pom-poms and oversized Pink Swirls posies. The […]

2014 Vera Bradley Classic

The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Classic is the largest women’s amateur golf and tennis charity event in the nation. Over the past four days, more than 600 participants (from 16 different states!) and 300 volunteers came together to show their athleticism, their style and most importantly, their commitment to finding a cure for […]

Follow the pink pathway

Each spring, we take to the streets of our hometown and Turn the Town Pink to show our support for the fight against breast cancer. Rain couldn’t stop our dedicated crowd of volunteers, who put up symbols of hope, one by one, until our pink ribbon pathway was complete. Breast cancer survivor Victoria shared a […]

A gathering of girlfriends

Last Saturday, the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer hosted the tenth annual Viva la Pink, A Gathering of Girlfriends. The memorable evening of sisterhood raised nearly $80,000 for breast cancer research. Guests snacked on amazing fare and beverages from the evening’s sponsors, explored the Vera Bradley Design Center and starred in a catalog photo […]

A record-breaking (20th) year for the Classic

As play at the tennis portion of the 20th annual Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Classic Women’s Golf and Tennis Tournament was well underway indoors, Mother Nature was serving up a mighty downpour for Fort Wayne. In fact, just 48 hours before our golfers were scheduled to hit the links, parts of the course […]