What is a BigWig?
BigWig [ˈbigˌwig] (noun): an important person, usually in a particular sphere; synonym: VIP · (very) important person.
What is a Susan G. Komen BigWig?
Komen BigWig (noun): a very important person on a mission to end breast cancer forever by raising awareness and funds in their community; willing to have fun while wearing a ridiculous pink wig.
How does a BigWigs campaign work?
The BigWigs campaign engages corporate and community leaders within our area as representatives in the fight against breast cancer. During the campaign, each BigWig will raise money, which will be used to ensure access to essential breast health services and education programs, and support research to find the cures for breast cancer.
Through this program, 75% of funds raised remain in the Komen Louisiana service area to help fund breast health education, screening, treatment and psychosocial services.
Why participate in the 2019 BigWigs campaign?
Louisiana ranks among the top two states in our nation in breast cancer mortality. Your participation helps fund life-saving efforts in our 56-parish service area.
Who are the 2019 Komen Baton Rouge BigWigs?
The 2019 Komen Baton Rouge BigWigs will be announced on Thursday, July 18. 2019.
How do I donate to my favorite BigWigs?
You can donate to your favorite BigWig during the 2019 BigWig Campaign which will be held July 18 – August 16, 2019.