Help save more lives this Breast Cancer Awareness Month by kicking it to breast cancer at the Mercy Health Foundation’s kickball tournament on Saturday, October 8 at Ellis Park.
Gather your teammates for the family-friendly kickball tournament where the day’s events raise money for a 3D mammography equipment upgrade at Mercy Hospital Fort Scott.
Every dollar raised will be matched by the Mercy Health Foundation Fort Scott.
The tournament kicks off at 9 a.m. with pool play. The championship bracket will begin at 6 p.m. with fireworks and a DJ to follow the championship game.
Tournament details are:
Pre-registration is required. Team captains may register online at mercy/net/KickItSupport or call the Mercy Health Foundation office at 620-223-8094 for a registration form.
According to cancer.org, one in eight women in the U.S. will develop invasive breast cancer during her lifetime. Only skin cancer is more common in American women than breast cancer.
If you’re not interested in running the bases, but still want to sponsor the event or donate to the 3D mammography fundraising campaign, visit mercy.net/FortScott3DGift or call the Mercy Foundation office at 620-223-8094. All donations are tax-deductable.