COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- With October underway, Breast Cancer Awareness Month is in full-swing. There are many ways you can donate money to help find a cure for the disease.
Below is a list of five great brands you can buy products from to donate to Breast Cancer research.
Treat yourself while giving back with the simple sophistication found in Vessel bags. Handcrafted using the highest quality materials, these everyday bags are designed for all adventures. This month, Vessel is unveiling their NEW rose gold collection. Perfect for overnight and weekend travel, their Signature Duffel offers an easy and organized carry. Add this bag to a rolling suitcase by slipping over the trolley handle sleeve for easy stackability. The versatile trolley sleeve pocket can converted into a functional slip pocket by using the zippered closure.
When you purchase a Vessel Bag, a backpack is given to a student in need. So far more than 26,000 have been given away! In addition this month, there is an option to donate directly to the American Cancer Society when you buy a Vessel bag.
Keep cozy and think pink with a PediPocket blanket! As seen on Good Morning America, this ultra-plush, microfiber fleece blanket is nearly 6 feet long and has a clever 20" pocket that will keep your feet nice and warm. For every Moxie Magenta PediPocket sold in October, PediPocket will donate $5 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Show off your pink pride with Joya’s Verena Rose Quartz bracelet! Every gorgeous piece of Joya’s jewelry is handmade, using inspiration from around the world, mixing fashion and fine jewelry at an affordable cost. A portion of each sale goes directly to women’s charities and organizations. Additionally, $10 from each Verena Bracelet sold will go to Pink Agenda in October, an organization committed to raising money for breast cancer research and care. There material is sold online and in Nordstorm locations.
4. Pieces of Me
Everyone deserves to feel valued and cherished. Pieces of Me is more than a pretty piece of jewelry. It serves as a simple reminder of what makes you, uniquely you, or who you want to be. These gold and silver cuff bracelets and necklaces are stamped with unique symbols of various traits. Choose from more than 30 unique icon designs including “strong” or “determined”. This month in support of breast cancer awareness, get 10% off any item and 10% goes back to breast cancer research.
5. Saaya Rose
Think Pink! Give something that will stay stunning until the next special occasion! Saaya Roses are real Ecuadorian roses that come in a variety of flower arrangements and colors. They're guaranteed to last at least a year with proper care and maintenance.....without ever needing water! The 4 rose box, normally priced at $80, is being offered for $50.