27 September, 2017
#G0PINK with Husqvarna - and win an automower
One of the world's leading producers of forest,
park and garden products - Husqvarna - has teamed up with
South African charity PinkDrive to highlight awareness and
raise funds during Breast Cancer Awareness month in October.
Husqvarna will #goPink for the campaign - and also give away
a limited edition PINK 450X Automower worth a whopping
R60 000. To be eligible to win, customers must spend R5 000
at a Husqvarna dealership between 1 - 31 October 2017.
creating a ‘pink' awareness at dealerships with
this competition, Husqvarna is also donating R10 000 to
PinkDrive to help support the charity even further.
"Breast cancer is the second most common cancer
in the world," said
Jacqui Cochran, Marketing Manager: Husqvarna
"PinkDrive does amazing work -
powering South Africa´s first mobile PinkDrive
Mammography Unit and PinkDrive Educational Unit through our
country, driving home the fact that `Early Detection Saves
Lives´. They also run various ‘Pink' mobile breast check
units, and three educational cars. These travel to
semi-urban and urban areas countrywide, giving disadvantaged
women access to education, physical examinations and the
knowledge to do breast self-examination," she said.
PinkDrive also have a mobile Women´s Health
Unit, Cochran added: a 14-ton truck. "This doctor´s room on
wheels has a state-of-the-art gynaecological area for pap
smears, mammograms and examinations, and a reception area
for administration as well as a radiology area. It's
"Supporting a charity as indispensable as
PinkDrive is one of the ways that Husqvarna gets to show
heart. Thousands of female operators use our equipment every
day to take care of gardens, parks and forests. Through our
#goPink campaign we get to honour these often-forgotten
green space heroines and prove to the world that tough can
also be pretty." she said.
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