This years Shimmy will be at Metroplitan Community Church 4425 SW 19th St Topeka, KS
Too many women have been diagnosed, survived, and even lost their battle to Breast Cancer. Come out for an evening of Hope! Come out for an evening full of Support! Shimmy for the Cure is Irie Tribal Dance Companies way of giving back...Gathering our sisters and brothers in an evening of Bellydance...Dancing for the Cure! The show is dedicated to Michy Leigh to honor her memory and her battle with imflammatory Breast Cancer.
She lost her battle 7 years ago at the age of 40~ Forever in our hearts a true Irie origninal!!!
Just an F.Y.I,Shimmy For the Cure has raised over $19,500.00 in the last 4 years! 2011= $3000.00 2012 = 4800.00 2013 = $5600.00 2014 = $6100.00!! Our Goal for 2015 is $6500.00
100% of all monies will be donated to The American Cancer Society and will go towards helping find a cure! Treatment! Mammograms! and MORE!
If you would like to Donate, Please know that fundly.com/shimmy-4-the-cure Fundly is up an running! You can Donate using this service and as with all the monies raised, 100% will be donated! This year we are donating to the American Cancer Society here in Topeka! A portion goes to Research, but the majority stays in the local community! Things including, the road to recovery, Assistance with Driving to Drs. appts, Reach to Recovery, One on one support, Free wigs, Turbans, and Scarves. They have a patient Service Center that offers many other forms of assistance and Hope! Thank you so very much for your support and Continued Love!