Nonprofit organization Dive into the Pink will hold its second annual online auction to benefit the Young Survival Coalition (YSC), an international organization dedicated to the critical issues of young women with breast cancer, and the Guise Laboratory at Indiana University, which is investigating whether certain characteristics of the bone-marrow microenvironment can alter/promote the spread of cancer to the bone.
Items up for bidding include exotic liveaboard and land-based dive trips, top-of-the-line dive and underwater photography gear, as well as ocean-themed books, jewelry and apparel. Bidding opens on October 1, 2017 at 4 pm PDT and will remain open until 4:00 pm PDT on October 7, 2017. View auction items and sign up to bid at 32auctions.com/divepink2017. The auction kicks off a series of fundraising dive events based in Southern California.
About Dive into the Pink
Allison Vitsky Sallmon, a breast cancer survivor, veteran scuba diver, and underwater photographer founded Dive into the Pink in 2016. She wanted to raise money to fight cancer by mobilizing the scuba community through dive charters and dive-related activities. Dive into the Pink is a salary-free 501c3 nonprofit organization, and 100 percent of proceeds are redistributed.