To help raise money and awareness for women’s cancers, Saks Fifth Avenue Tysons Galleria will partner with the Tigerlily Foundation to host a kickoff event on Wednesday, October 15th from 6:30-9:00PM. The Tigerlily Foundation is a non-profit that raises money for young women 15-40 years old for support before, during and after breast cancer. Some services that the Tigerlily Foundation support include education, chemotherapy buddy programs, buddy bag programs, financial assistance, meals, life management support, and empowerment services.Tickets are $50 and can be purchased at http://tigerlilyfoundation.org/events/saks-key-to-the-cure/.
Saks Fifth Avenue’s charity shopping weekend will take place Thursday through Sunday, October 16 to 19, at all Saks Fifth Avenue nationwide and on saks.com and saksoff5th.com. During the shopping weekend, 2% of participating vendor sales will be donated to Tigerlily Foundation. In the 15 years since the inception of the Saks Fifth Avenue charity shopping weekend, the retailer has raised over $35 million for cancer research.