EPIDERMA’S FIRST PINK CAMPAIGN RAISES $15,700 FOR THE QUEBEC BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION
Quebec company Epiderma, has always strived to support organizations dedicated to women’s well-being. This year, it chose to support the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation. Throughout the month of October, $20 was allocated for each selected treatment plan sold across the network of 23 Epiderma clinics.
As part of its first fundraising campaign, Epiderma was able to raise the sum of $15,700, which will be donated to the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation today. “At Epiderma, we have a clientele of 225,000 people, so this contact with the public makes us aware of what people affected, directly or indirectly, by breast cancer are experiencing,” says Pierre Montminy, President of Epiderma. “This cheque has a special significance for us and we are happy to be able to contribute to this cause which we hold particularly close to our hearts.”
“The Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation’s commitment to supporting people affected by breast cancer and their families is realized through the generosity of partners such as Epiderma,” says Nathalie Tremblay, President and CEO of the QBCF. “Every gesture is invaluable, and every donation will be reinvested to make the most advanced treatments and care available in every region of Quebec. We would like to sincerely thank Epiderma..
Keep in mind, that breast cancer affects one in eight women within their lifetime.
Founded in Quebec in 2000, Epiderma quickly became a leader in medico-aesthetic care. Driven by the desire to provide a personalized, professional and safe approach to its clients, Epiderma presents a range of products overseen by doctors: anti-wrinkle injections, skin peels and microdermabrasion treatments, varicose veins, couperose, skin tag and cellulite treatments, body contouring, laser tattoo removal, as well as offering an exclusive range of specialized cosmetic products. With 23 clinics, the company employs more than 140 people in Quebec and Ontario, it has over 225,000 clients and has performed over 2.2 million treatments to date.
About the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation: More committed than ever!
For over 24 years, the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation has invested more than $46 million in its mission to defend the rights of people with breast cancer to have access to the most advanced care and treatments, to be informed, and to be financially and psychologically supported throughout their illness in order to improve their quality of life. The Foundation’s team is proud to be part of this community of committed individuals who act according to the highest ethical and humanitarian standards. The only breast cancer organization to invest here in the province, for which each penny is collected through its numerous fundraising campaigns and activities. Through its actions and investments in innovation and research, the Foundation has now become a true scientific accelerator.