October : Wacoal Fit for the Cure: Bra fitting fundraiser taking place at the following dates and locations Website
Oct. 4th: Knights for Pink presented by Florida Hospital- UCF vs.East Carolina football game Buy Tix
Oct. 5th: Strike Out Breast Cancer Softball Tournament in Clermont Website
Oct.5-6th: Ribbon Riders 4th Annual 1500 Miles in 36 Hours Iron Butt Ride for Breast Cancer Website
Oct. 6th: Pink and White Pool Party at the Heathrow Country Club in LakeMary Website
Oct. 6th: Unity in Uniform's 3rd Alarm Fashion Show at the Rosen Plaza Hotel Website
Oct. 7th: Pink by Design fashion show and shopping event at Macy's Seminole Town Center Website
Oct. 7th-13th: Dillards - Not Your Daughter's Jeans: For every woman that tries on a pair of Not Your Daughter's Jeans from October 7-13, 2012, Dillard's will donate $1 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure with a guaranteed minimum donation of $4,000.
Oct. 18th: Pretty in Pink Party hosted by the Orlando Sentinel in Baldwin Park Website
Oct. 18th-20th: Force Annual Conference at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Orlando Website
Oct. 20th: Breast Cancer 5K Walk at Lake Eola Website
Oct. 21st: The Komen CentralFlorida Race for the Cure at UCF. Website
Oct. 27th-28th: Florida Independent Softball Association (ISA) Breast Cancer Awareness Tournament in Auburndale Website
List of the Florida Breast Cancer Foundation's 2012 Awareness Month events and donation opportunities Website
Fact: While breast cancer can be detected at earlier with regular exams, not all cancers will be detected. Most breast cancers have been present for 8 to 10 years before a lump is discovered.