COMMERCE - This fall, Tanger Outlet Centers are offering its shoppers a way to join the fight against Breast Cancer with the annual PinkSTYLE campaign.<br />
From September 12 through October 25, the 20th annual Tanger PinkSTYLE Campaign will take place at 41 Tanger Outlet Centers in 26 states and Canada, according to a spokesman for the Tanger Outler Center in Commerce. <br />
Pink Card proceeds from the Commerce center will benefit the Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.<br />
In addition, Tanger in Commerce will host it's 5th Annual Fit For A Cure 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 19, at 8:30 a.m. Interested participants can register for this event at www.tangeroutlet.com/race or contact Tanger Outlets Commerce at 706.335.3354 for discount information for teams of 10 or more. The first 400 preregistered participants will receive a race pack which includes a commemorative race t-shirt, medal, Tanger shopping discounts and other goodies. <br />
Prizes will be awarded to division winners as well as the top male and top female winners Tanger will also be hosting a silent auction during it's Pink Night of Giving on Thursday, October 24, from 5:00 p.m.
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Friday hosted student counselors, admissions officers, financial advisors and others from University System of Georgia (USG) institutions in a one-day conference about increasing financial literacy among high school and college students.
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.