Rockford Orchard Raise Money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A local orchard is trying to help save the lives of women with breast cancer.

For every carving pumpkin Curran's Apple Orchard sells starting today it will donate one dollar towards breast cancer research. The deal lasts through the month of October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Pat Curran, Owner, Curran’s Orchard, says, "I think everybody knows somebody that's gone through the breast cancer experience and survived and I think it's important for everyone to become more aware of the breast cancer."

If you want to contribute to the cause you can stop by Curran's Orchard on Kilburn Avenue in Rockford from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily. Fridays they open at 7 a.m. They have pre-picked pumpkins or you can take a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch and pick your own.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 174051521 -
Gray Television, Inc.