WATERVILLE VALLEY, NH--– Boarding For Breast Cancer (B4BC) will return to Waterville Valley for the 14th year in a row on February 1st and 2nd. This is the longest running B4BC event. Over the past 14 years, Waterville Valley Resort has raised $65,000 for this event B4BC’s education and prevention programs and young survivor retreats.
The event features a Pink Poker Run and Tribute Ride on Saturday, February 1st and a raffle with 100% of the proceeds going towards B4BC’s educational, prevention, and survivorship programs. Registration for the Pink Poker Run is $25 per person. Register Here to fundraise or register on site from 8am - 10am in the Base Lodge on Saturday, February 1st. Raffle tickets can be purchased in the Sunroom of the Base Lodge all weekend long for $2 each, or 6 for $10. Raffle winners will be drawn on Sunday, February 2nd at 3pm. Prizes include helmets, outerwear, snowboards, skis, and more! Raffle participants do not need to be present to win.
“We're so grateful to Waterville Valley for continuing to partner with us on the 14th year for Shred the Love, the longest Shred the Love event to date. We are excited to bring new events to the mountain, The Pink Poker Run and Tribute Ride!” said Lisa Hudson, B4BC Executive Director.
To help contribute to the event, look for Pam Turner, who is also a breast cancer survivor. She'll be located in the Base Lodge wearing a giant, fancy hat. Every year Pam raises about $5k in the two days during this event and is single handedly our top fundraiser.
Boarding 4 Breast Cancer is a non-profit, youth-focused education, awareness, and fundraising foundation. B4BC’s mission is to increase awareness about breast cancer, the importance of early detection and the value of an active lifestyle.
About Waterville Valley
Waterville Valley is a four-season resort set on 540 private acres surrounded by 360° of National Forest. Sitting atop the 4,004-foot Mt. Tecumseh, “New Hampshire’s Family Resort” features 265 acres of skiable terrain, a vertical drop of 2,020 feet, 62 trails, 11 lifts, and 74k of groomed Nordic terrain nestled in the valley below. Shuttles provide easy access to year-round events, shopping, and dining in the Town Square as well as a variety of lodging options, including country inns, condominiums, and all-suite hotels. For more information, visit waterville.com
About Boarding For Breast Cancer
Boarding for Breast Cancer (B4BC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation that advocates early detection and a healthy, active, and sustainable lifestyle as the best means for breast cancer prevention. Founded in 1996, B4BC empowers young people to make positive choices that promote lifelong wellness through outreach, prevention, sustainability, and support programs. For more information, visit www.b4bc.org