Community Events

If your organization is hosting an event benefiting the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund at Frederick Memorial Hospital, please let us know by filling out our Community Event Form and we will add your event to the listing below. 

Light the Town Pink 

October 2019 – All Month

Show your support by switching at least one outside light at your home or business to a pink light bulb during the month of October.  Get your bulbs for $4 at Colonial Jewelers. Proceeds benefit the Hurwitz Breast Caner Fund. 

October 2019 – All Month

The town of Thurmont has been a great community partner for the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund. Since 2014, Thurmont has raised more than $44,000 to support the Fund. Learn more. 

October 2019 – All Month

WFRE is encouraging listeners to help raise awareness of by supporting Pinktober. For the entire month of October we will highlight events around the Frederick area that support research and encourage survivors of breast cancer. Learn more. 

Check out the t-shirts the Career Firefighters Association of Frederick County, MD Local 3666 are selling this year! All proceeds benefit the FMH Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund. They are hoping for a record breaking year in sales this year – please consider helping them reach their goal!  

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Join us at the 2nd annual Fighter Run! Enjoy a 3.1 mile run through historic New Market with the proceeds benefiting the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund.  Learn more

Thursday, October 17, 2019 – 5 pm

Join us at AR Workshop Frederick for a DIY class to make anything from our wood or canvas project offering and help support the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund. In the workshop, you will have the opportunity to customize your project with your choice of designer paints and (non-toxic!) stain colors. BYO wine or beer to sip and enjoy during the workshop.  Learn more. 

Friday, October 18, 2019 – 6 pm

Boots, Bags and Bling is WFRE’s 3rd Annual Ladies Night, this year at a new location, Stumpy’s Hatchet House. The event is free to attend but we will be collecting donations for the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund. Come out and try throwing a Hatchet, enjoy food, drinks, local vendors and great company. We will have tons of raffles.  Learn more

Saturday, October 20, 2019 – 10 am

During the Month of October, the Frederick Freeze is fundraising and donating 100% of the money raised to the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund which provides innovative options in early detection and treatment of breast cancer in our community. Learn more