Local Group Makes Donation to Susan G. Komen Foundation 

Horses were pretty in pink as they helped the Central Maine Team Penning Chapter raise money for breast cancer research.The horses rode in with pink on their hoofs and saddles for the second dare to wear pink buckle run at the Bangor State Fair Saturday.This is the second year, the organization hosted the event.All proceeds go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer research.Lynn Boytin, the president of the team penning chapter says most of the people on their team are women, who are most affected by the disease.”Many of us are over thirty and many of us are over 50 so it’s just a nice thing to do to give back.”Several members are also breast cancer survivors themselves.Saturday’s event was one of the agricultural events featured at this year’s Bangor State Fair.