Bangor Mall Hosts Community Day

Updated 2 years ago

The Bangor Mall hosted its annual Community Day this weekend.It was a day for non-profit organizations to gather and reach out to the public.Attendees say this event is a great way to raise awareness and promote their non-profit.TV5 spoke with two organizations who were also there raising money.The Purple Iris Foundation is raising money for pancreatic cancer while the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer team, the Holy Walkamoles, walked on treadmills the entire day.”It’s about raising awareness and trying to get people to help relay for life, too,” said board member of the Purple Iris Foundation Sky Taylor.Mandie Sawyer with the Holy Walkamoles said, “we came to sell our t-shirts and our quilts and to get a training walk in at the same time. It definitely gets people to stop and be like, ‘what are you doing?'”Over 10 organizations participated in today’s event.


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