East Jefferson General Hospital


Throughout the month of October, East Jefferson General Hospital will LIVE PINK! to shine a light on the fight against breast cancer. Take advantage of our special mammography rates and get involved in some of the numerous programs designed to promote survivorship.

Special Mammography Offers:

$99 Screening Mammograms will be available at EJGH Lakeview at 7030 Canal Blvd. New Orleans, call 504-885-4223 and at the EJ Breast Care Center throughout the month of October. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 504-883-6900.

FREE Mammograms on October 8th, 21st and 22nd, 7am-5pm to qualified women are also available through a grant from The Susan G. Komen Foundation. To learn if you qualify, call HealthFinder at 504-456-5000.

Community Events:

Throughout October – A portion of all Martin’s Wine Cellar's sales from bottels marked pink goes to The Foundation at EJGH.

Wednesday, October 9 – Pink Dat with Magic 101.9! Martin Wine Cellar, 6-9pm, a portion of sales from specially marked bottles of wine will benefit The Foundation at EJGH. Tons of door prizes and fun.

Wednesday, October 15 – 1st Annual Zumbathon at the EJGH Wellness Center, 5:30pm-7:30pmwith proceeds benefitting the Foundation at EJGH. Zumba is fun, invigorating and on this day, supports the fight against breast cancer.

Tuesday, October 22 – Pink Volleyball Game at Ursuline Academy with proceeds going to The Foundation at EJGH 4pm.

Tuesday, October 22  – Copeland’s Gives Back. Dine at all Copeland’s locations. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Foundation at EJGH when you present or show the coupon you can photograph or download onto your phone from team talk.

Saturday, October 25 – Susan Komen Race for the Cure at City Park 9:30am. Go to www.komenneworleans.org for more information.

Saturday, November 1 – The 5th Annual Christopher Guillot Golf Tournament at Cypress Lakes Country Club. This tournament honors the life of Chris Guillot, who passed away from cancer in 2010 at the age of 17. The tournament will benefit the Foundation at EJGH. For more information, visit www.chris4ever32.com.

Saturday, November 1 – Making Strides with the American Cancer Society. Champions Square 8am. Go to makingstrides.acsevents.org for more information.

For information on all Live Pink events, contact Lucy King at 504-503-5596. Show your support. Wear it, donate to it, support it and do your part to help fight cancer every day. In other words…LIVE PINK!