Pick the winning bra in HVHC’s Decorating Contest in Celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Cortlandt Manor, NY - (October 24, 2012)– The bras are in and we need your help to select a winner!

In honor of breast cancer awareness month, Hudson Valley Hospital Center is holding a bra decorating contest. More than a dozen people have submitted entries with themes ranging from a “Lady Gaga” bra to the “Mardi-Bra.” The submissions will be on display tomorrow night and guests can vote for their favorite during the “Jazz up your Foundation” Breast Cancer Awareness event at the Hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center.  To view the entries, visit the Hospital’s Facebook page at

The evening’s festivities, from 6- 8 p.m. tomorrow - will include a breast cancer awareness health fair, light fare and signature “Pink Drinks” created especially for the event by area restaurants Reuben’s and 12Grapes. Reuben’s will serve strawberry Margaritas and 12Grapes will serve pink peach Sangria. 12Grapes will offer the drink in its restaurant throughout the month of November with $1 going to the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center for every drink sold.

 The event will also feature a talk by Author Amy Curran Baker about her book, ““Now What? A Patient’s Guide to Recovery After Mastectomy.” The event is free.

For more information on “Jazz Up Your Foundation” or to register, please call the Marketing Department at (914) 734-3794 or visit



Hudson Valley Hospital Center is dedicated to serving the health care needs of the community and to providing quality, comprehensive medical care in a compassionate, professional, respectful manner, without regard to race, religion, national origin or disease category. Offering state-of-the-art diagnostic treatment, education and preventive services, the Hospital is committed to improving the quality of life in the community.  In fulfilling this mission, the Hospital will strive to continuously improve the care provided and develop and offer programs, facilities, systems and alliances that most effectively respond to community health care needs.  Hudson Valley Hospital Center is located on Route 202 (1980 Crompond Road) in Cortlandt Manor, New York. Call 914-737-9000 or visit