Comadre a Comadre hosts 'Celebration of Life' event

What: The University of New Mexico College of Education’s Comadre a Comadre Program cordially invites one and all to its 5th Biennial "Celebration of Life" event. The event honors the courageous women and their loved ones who have faced breast cancer. Cancer survivors will be available to tell their heartwarming stories and how the program helped each. Join Comadre a Comadre for food, door prizes, raffles, live music, entertainment and fun for the entire family. There is no charge for the event and free parking will be available.

When: Friday, Oct. 10, 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Where: UNM Student Union Building, Ballrooms B & C

Who: The Comadre a Comadre Program, led by Program Director Elba Saavedra, is committed to empowering the lives of Hispanic/Latina women and their loved ones through advocacy, education, information, resources and support about breast health and breast cancer. For more information, visit: Comadre a Comadre.

Additional contact information: Contact UNM College of Education Sr. Director of Development Mary Wolford at (505) 277-1088 or email