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Final week to Think PINK, Drink PINK, Shop PINK


Each summer, our members renew their commitment to our “Think PINK, Drink PINK, Shop PINK”  breast cancer awareness campaign by designing new pink items and creating new pink promotions.  With each pink drink, menu item, or product/service ordered, proceeds are donated to various breast cancer charities including The Hoffman Breast Center at Mount Auburn HospitalDana Farber and others.  At the end of the campaign, when the funds are tallied, we are always touched by the outpouring of financial support from our members and the public.  The 8th Annual "Think PINK, Drink PINK, Shop PINK" campaign runs from July 10th until August 31st. 


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Announcing a special exciting PINK Twitter contest! Participate in a PINK Breast Cancer Awareness promotions, and be entered to win a $250 Harvard Square Gift Basket! Take a photo of your purchase, tweet it @HarvardSquare #thinkpinkharvardsquare for a chance to win. Get incredible discounts on cool items all while helping a great cause! The "Good Things Come in Harvard Square" gift basket will be given out at the beginning of September!

Cambridge Historical Tours  
Cambridge Historical Tours is pleased to offer $10 adult tickets (normally $15) to anyone who comes to Harvard Square wearing Pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness for the months of July and August. Redeem this offer by asking the Guide or Booth Staff for the "Breast Deal in Town."

Cambridge Historical Tours, 0 Harvard Square (Tours Leave from the Information Kiosk), www.cambridgehistoricaltours.org, (617) 520-4030

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Boston – Cambridge
In honor of the Think PINK, Drink PINK, Shop PINK campaign, DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Boston – Cambridge will be offering two specialty cocktails at each of their F&B outlets from July 5 through August 31, 2013: The Bubbly Flaming -Prosecco and Chambord, and the Raspberry Cosmopolitan. In addition, staff members will show their support by wearing breast cancer pins throughout the duration of the event, and pink flamingos will randomly appear on the front lawn throughout the eight-week event to greet guests as they enter.  The hotel will also conduct an Ice Cream Sundae Sale on Friday, July 19th – National Ice Cream Day – from 12:00pm until 2:00pm. 50% of the proceeds of these limited-time cocktails, and one-hundred percent of funds raised during the Ice Cream Sundae Sale will be donated to the Making Strides against Breast Cancer foundation.  Visit the hotel’s Facebook page for additional details and event updates.

Double Tree Suites by Hilton Boston – Cambridge, 400 Soldiers Field Road,  http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/massachusetts/doubletree-suites-by-hilton-hotel-boston-cambridge-BOSSBDT/index.html , (617)783-0090

Noir
Noir Bar invites you to Drink Pink on their patio with a Pink Lemonade Martini.  Made with house made lemonade, raspberry infused vodka, and garnished with a sugar rim, it’s the perfect pairing to a summer night. Noir will donate $1 from each martini sold to the Alice Hoffman Breast Cancer Center at Mount Auburn Hospital.

Noir, One Bennett Street, www.noir-bar.com, (617) 661-8010


Henrietta’s Table
Drink Pink at Henrietta’s Table. Throughout the campaign, Henrietta’s will donate $1 for each sale of their Watermelon Martini (featuring house made watermelon infused vodka) to the Alice Hoffman Breast Cancer Center at Mount Auburn Hospital. 

Henrietta's Table, One Bennett Street, www.henriettastable.com, (617) 661-5005

The Regattabar Jazz Club
Enjoy a Pink Squirrel cocktail while taking in a show at The Regattabar. The Jazz Club will donate $1 from each sale of this classic cocktail to the Alice Hoffman Breast Cancer Center at Mount Auburn Hospital.

The Regattabar, One Bennett Street, www.regattabarjazz.com, (617) 395-7757

Grendel’s Den
Grendel's Den is donating $1 from the sale of VeeV Lemonade made with sustainably produced VeeV Acai Spirit, as well as proceeds from the sale of Massachusetts' own Nantucket Vineyards Cranberry Pinot Gris.

Grendel's Den, 89 Winthrop St.,
www.grendelsden.com, (617) 491-1160

The Harvard Shop
The Harvard Shop is donating 20% of proceeds from sales of Women's Harvard Crest tees in Pink to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.  This promotion will run until the end of July.

The Harvard Shop, locations at 52 J.F.K. Street and in the Holyoke Center, www.theharvardshop.com, (617) 864-3000


Harvest
Harvest will be donating the proceeds from the July Harvest Review, held on July 17, to The Mount Auburn Hospital.   

Harvest, 44 Brattle Street, www. harvestcambridge.com, (617) 868-2255

Hunt’s Photo, Video & definitely Digital
Hunt Photo, Video & definitely Digital is pleased to announce that with each PINK camera sold, a percentage of the proceeds will be given to the Alice Hoffman Breast Center at Mount Auburn Hospital.

Hunt's Photo, Video & definitely Digital, 99 Mt. Auburn Street,
http://www.huntsphotoandvideo.com, (617) 576-0969

Irving House at Harvard
Irving House is offering Pink postcards that will be sent anywhere in the world for free. For each post card, $1 will be donated to The Alice Hoffman Breast Cancer Center at Mount Auburn Hospital.

Irving House at Harvard, 24 Irving Street, www.irvinghouse.com, (617) 547-4600

Keller Williams Realty in Cambridge
Keller Williams Realty is pleased to announce that a portion of every real estate transaction from July 5th - August 31st will be donated to the Alice Hoffman Breast Center.

Keller Williams Realty, 955 Massachusetts Avenue, Suite 100,
www.kellerwilliamscambridge.com, (617)497-8900

Nubar
For every purchase of Conde de Subirats sparkling brut rose (pink champagne), from July 5th – August 31st, Nubar will donate a part of the proceeds to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Nubar, 16 Garden Street, www.nubarcambridge.com, (617) 234-1365

SEE
SEE will be offering $40 off a complete pair of PINK glasses to anyone that mentions the Harvard Square Business Association /Harvard square website/deals...normal restrictions will apply (not valid on orders already in process...complete pair ((frame/lens combo))...$250 minimum purchase

SEE, 1276 Massachusetts Ave,www.seeeyewear.com, (617) 868-1500 


Sweet
From July 5th-August 31st, Sweet invites its customer to Think Pink with Pappabubble Custom Candies.  10% of proceeds from the sale of all Pappabubble productsat our Harvard Square location will be donated to the Alice Hoffman Breast Center at Mount Auburn Hospital. Pappabubble is an artisanal, all-natural artisanal candy which originated in Amsterdam, and now can be found in Tokyo, New York City, and at Sweet in Boston & Cambridge!  Gluten-free, nut-free, and kosher!

Sweet, Zero Brattle Street, www.sweetcupcakes.com, (617) 547-2253

Mount Auburn Hospital
The Coffee Shop will be featuring Pink desserts promoting Think Pink throughout the campaign. The Gift Shop will have a section dedicated to Think Pink, with all Pink items - soaps, candles etc.

Mount Auburn Hospital, 330 Mount Auburn Street, www.mountauburnhospital.org, (617) 492-3500

TistiK
During the first two weeks in August (August 1 to the 15, 2013) TistiK will do a pink window display and will have all items that are Pink with a 10% discount. They will donate 5% of all "pink" sales to the campaign.

TistiK, 54 Church Street, www.shoptistik.com,(617)661-0900

UpStairs on the Square
Upstairs on the Square will be offering Hits of Sunshine -  Elderflower Liquor, Raspberry Puree, and Bubbly for $9

UpStairs on the Square, 91 Winthrop Street, www.upstairsonthesquare.com, (617)864-1933

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

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