Susan G. Komen for the Cure Hosts “Pink Passions Auction”

March 7, 2011 • Events

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Breast cancer awareness is getting a high end makeover as Susan G. Komen for the Cure partners with charitybuzz to present an auction overflowing with one of a kind designer creations to support the good cause. The Pink Passions Auction will auction off designer fashions, accessories, beauty treatments, and extravagant trips with bidding open through March 23, 2011 and can be accessed through the charitybuzz website at Individuals can bid on over 50 spectacular custom made items such as a pair of Manolo Blahnik “Hangisi” pink satin pumps, a Michael Kors “Skorpios” blush python tote, a Tiffany & Co. “Holly” crocodile clutch, a Judith Ripka ring, an Oscar de la Renta pink crepe day dress and a Badgley Mischka pink print silk caftan. 

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The effort to raise funds for the famous breast cancer awareness organization continues to bring about a large buzz in the fashion community and has other luxury designers involved in the auction including Valentino, Versace, Jimmy Choo, St. John, Hermes, Tory Burch and Guiseppi Zanotti. The limited edition pink items are expected to raise a hefty sum in support of the research and community-based services provided by Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Ambassador,founder and CEO of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Nancy G. Brinker, weighs in on the expectations of the Pink Passions Auction, saying,  “The support of the fashion community, and the unique offerings of the Pink Passions Auction, will help us raise the critical dollars we need to advance the science and fund community-level programs that provide answers and assistance to those touched by breast cancer.” The 30+ year old foundation continues to fight the good fight in working to find a cure for the disease that thousands of women continue to battle on a daily basis and has invested more than $1.9 billion in providing breast cancer awareness to countries around the world. 

To learn more information about charitybuzz or the Pink Passions Auction, visit

—Carmen Turner

Article & Photos Source:  Susan G. Komen for the Cure

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One Response to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Hosts “Pink Passions Auction”

  1. I think its great what they’re doing for breast cancer awareness

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