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Mayor Vincent C. Gray to Bag Groceries at Southwest Safeway October 25 as Part of Breast Cancer Fundraiser


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WHO/WHAT: Mayor Vincent C. Gray will serve as a celebrity grocery bagger at the Southwest Waterfront Safeway grocery store during the evening rush tomorrow to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer screening and research into a cure.

WHEN: Tuesday, October 25, 2011
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Southwest Waterfront Safeway
1100 4th Street SW
Washington, DC 20024

BACKGROUND:
Mayor Gray will join many other local elected officials from the greater Washington metropolitan area who have been volunteering to help raise money for Safeway’s company-wide breast cancer awareness and fundraising drive, which is held throughout October. He will bag groceries for customers passing through the checkout stands and collect donations, which will go to support local and national organizations that provide screening for breast cancer, breast-health-awareness education and research into a cure for breast cancer.