Shop for these products during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and you can make a difference in fighting the illness by shopping for these pink products.

 

Eat well and do well — 25 cents from each limited edition pink package of La Tortilla Factory Multigrain SoftWraps with Extra Virgin Olive Oil will support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The company’s donating a minimum $25,000. $4.49, grocery stores

 

Pick up KIND Snacks’ BFFL bag for someone you love recuperating from surgery. It comes with an underarm comfort pillow, wound and drain care supplies, a skin care gift pack, Bio-Oil, moisturizing scar treatment, KIND bars and more. $5 from each goes to Friends Fighting Breast Cancer. $100, http://bfflco.com

 

Breast cancer survivor Giuliana Rancic was the inspiration behind Suzanna Dai’s new jewelry collection for LOFT. Sixty percent of the purchase price on each item is going to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $39.50-$69.50, LOFT stores and www.loft.com

 

Juice Beauty’s Authentically Pink Makeup Kit includes blush, lip gloss, lip balm and a buki brush. Twenty percent of proceeds support the Breast Cancer Fund, specifically its work tying everyday chemicals to breast cancer. $45, www.juicebeauty.com

 

Red’s All Natural burritos are going pink: The non-GMO, preservative-free, clean-label frozen entrees are giving 10 percent of each sold to breast cancer research. $2.50-$3.99, Stop & Shop

 

This is the seventh year in a row Sonia Kashuk has partnered with Target for a brush set that fights breast cancer. This year’s Proudly Pink five-piece set, available year-round, will give 15 percent of the purchase price to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $16, www.target.com

 

This eco-friendly organic cotton racerback tank is comfort you can feel good about wearing: Twenty percent of sales in October will go to Living Beyond Breast Cancer. $35, www.onlyhearts.com

 

These pale pink True Religion skinny jeans are on-trend and for a good cause: Ten percent of the retail sales will go to Susan G. Komen, with a minimum donation of $35,000. $198, www.truereligionbrandjeans.com

 

The founders of Too Faced Cosmetics made their Love Debbi high-shine gloss as a tribute to their stepmom Debbi, who’s currently fighting breast cancer. Twenty percent of sales of the ribbon-pink gloss go to the Skillen Fund for Cancer Care at Huntington Memorial Hospital, raising funds for mammogram screening services. $16, www.ulta.com

 

Wear Robindira Unsworth’s Morganite Slice ring with the good feeling that 20 percent of proceeds from it go to the Young Survival Coalition. $315, www.robindira.com

 

Sleep well on your Crane & Canopy pink bedding knowing that 50 percent of sales benefit Susan G. Komen. $30-$169, www.craneandcanopy.com/collections/type-pink

 

Brooklyn Cruiser has made a very limited run of pink bikes, with 100 percent of proceeds going to the Keep a Breast Foundation, a young person’s coalition for eradicating breast cancer. $649, www.brooklyncruiser.com

 

Agadir’s Argan Oil Hair Treatment is good for your locks, and for the cause: 50 cents per bottle will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $40, www.agadirint.com

 

Get fit, saves lives 

 

The New Balance VIA Slim Komen pedometer counts your steps, calories and distance, and 5 percent of the suggested retail price will go to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. New Balance is donating a minimum $500,00 to the cause. $30, www.nbmonitors.com

 

ASICS America worked with breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate for its new pink collection, which includes sneakers, socks and bras. The brand is donating $2 from the shoes, $1 from everything else — with a minimum of $100,000 and up to $125,000 — to Applegate’s Right Action for Women. The star’s fund helps high-risk women who might not have the resources to cover breast cancer costs. $9-$100, www.asicsamerica.com

 

Get active in SPLITS59’s Ashby Courage tank: Twenty percent of the proceeds are being donated to the Lynne Cohen Foundation, which works to combat breast and ovarian cancer through education and preventative care. $48, www.splits59.com

 

Five percent of the suggested retail price of sales from New Balance’s Lace Up for the Cure collection will go to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The collection includes sneakers, bras, tops and capris. $25-$149.95, www.newbalance.com

 

A hundred percent of the net profit from the Kohl’s Cares Tek Gear activewear collection — featuring tees, tanks, hats and shorts — will go to the American Cancer Society and the Southeast Wisconsin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen. $5-$15, www.kohls.com


News
Entertainment
Sports
Lifestyle
Local

Local politicians pressure DOJ to investigate Ramarley Graham…

On what would have been his 21st birthday, Ramarley Graham's mother joined elected leaders to ask the U.S. Department of Justice investigate his death.

Local

Muslim leaders welcome NYPD surveillance changes with degree…

Leaders and advocates praise the NYPD's move to shut down a unit tied to its Muslim surveillance program but say there's more left to do.

Local

PHOTOS: More than $12 million in heroin, crystal…

Authorities seized more than 44 pounds of heroin and 17 pounds of crystal meth from two stash houses this week during a Manhattan drug bust.

Local

How to donate during the blood drive at…

The Metro-North Railroad and New York Blood Center are hosting a blood drive at Grand Central Terminal Thursday.

Television

Jim Rash talks 'The Writer's Room' and amazing…

For Jim Rash, as the fifth season of "Community" comes to a close, the second season of "The Writer's Room" begins.

Going Out

Tasty chicken and waffles in NYC

Try some soul food goodness around the city.

Television

'Dexter' star Jennifer Carpenter moves into producing role

The actress who played the title character's sister in "Dexter" is teaming up with producer George Stelzner to adapt Erika Hayasaki's book "The Death Class:…

The Word

Wahlburgers announce North America domination

Tuesday was a huge day for Donnie Wahlberg.

NHL

Flyers, Rangers meet in playoffs for 11th time

The Flyers and Rangers will start a new chapter in a historic rivalry.

MLB

Masahiro Tanaka dominates Cubs over eight shutout innings

Masahiro Tanaka certainly had no-hit caliber stuff Wednesday as he allowed just two bunt singles.

MLB

MLB Power Rankings: A's are baseball's best, Brewers…

MLB Power Rankings: A's are baseball's best, Brewers and Braves right behind

NFL

Jets make Chris Johnson signing official

The Jets got their big-play threat as running back Chris Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the team on Wednesday.

Tech

5 surprising facts about Google Glass

Your sex life could get more interesting.

Wellbeing

Cognitive skills begin to drop at age 24

But the news isn't all that bad.

Career

How to get a job at a startup:…

We talked to Tarek Pertew, one of the co-founders behind Uncubed, about how to get your dream job at a startup.

Parenting

The 'smartest' summer camps across the country

See a list of summer camps across the country that emphasis learning, while still being fun.