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    Think Pink 2010


    Think PINK, Drink PINK, Shop PINK in Harvard Square
     
    Breast Cancer Community Awareness
    and Fundraising Campaign
    from July 5th through August 31st 2010
     
     
    ICECREAM5.JPGMembers of the Harvard Square Business Association (HSBA) have joined together for the 5th year in a row for a Breast Cancer Awareness and Fundraising Campaign featuring PINK themed window displays, PINK DRINKS and PINK SHOPPING opportunities from July 5th through August 31st 2010.
     
    The first Think Pink, Drink Pink, Shop Pink event was held in 2006 when Kari Kueltzer, owner of Grendel’s Den and Pam Giller, a Grendel’s Bartender, decided to host a fundraiser to help sponsor Pam’s entry into the The Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk. Pam’s team “Breast Man Walking” in support of Pam’s father. Kari and Pam concluded that Pink Drinks were a great summery way to raise funds and awareness and they brought the idea to the HSBA, who in turn asked all the Harvard Square restaurants to participate, and the enormously successful Think Pink, Drink Pink, Shop Pink community-wide event developed.
     
    Now in its fifth year, the HSBA is pleased to announce its Think Pink, Drink Pink, Shop Pink line-up featuring old favorites such asGrendel’s Den’s Elaine’s Lime Rickey” and new entries Hippo_Pink.jpg
     
    Each summer our businesses renew their commitment to “Getting Pink for the Cause” by designing new pink items and promotions. With each Pink Drink, or menu item, or product/service ordered our businesses make donations to Breast Cancer charities including Dana Farber, the Susan G. Komen Foundation, and the Hoffman Breast Center at Mount Auburn Hospital. At the end of the Think Pink season we tally up the funds raised by the community and we are always impressed by the enthusiasm of our HSBA members, as well as the incredible reception from the press and the public.
     
    2010 Think Pink, Drink Pink, Shop Pink items:
     
    DRINK PINK!  Order one of the following Pink drinks in Harvard Square and reap the rewards of delicious refreshment for you and a donation to a Breast Cancer charity on your behalf – please ask your server for more specific details as they vary between restaurants.
     
    Pinktini Martini
    Finale Desserterie and Bakery
    30 Dunster Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    617-441-9797
     
    Elaine’s Ricky
    Grendel's Restaurant and Den
    89 Winthrop Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    617-491-1160
     
    Ride the Pink Horse
    2 oz Benedictine
    ½ oz Peach Schnapps
    22 splashes of Angostura Bitters
    Tiny Splash of Monin Almond Syrup
    Juice from 2 lemons
    2 Cinnamon Sticks
    Build all ingredients in a shaker.
    Shake and pour over ice in a rocks glass.
    Garnish with a dehydrated orange wheel.

    Noir
    One Bennett Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    617-661-8010
     
     
    Watermelon Cooler
    Sauza Gold Tequila, Fresh Watermelon Juice, Cointreau, Simple Syrup,
    Lime Juice
     
    Henrietta's Table
    1 Bennett Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138
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