JuliannebighornbamSHOP SAKS PALM DESERT October 15-18, 2015 TO SUPPORT BAM’S FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER

 

Saks Fifth Avenue and the Entertainment Industry Foundation announced today that Oscar®-winning actress Julianne Moore has been named the 2015 Ambassador for Saks Fifth Avenue’s Key To The Cure campaign against cancer. To help raise money and cancer awareness, Saks Fifth Avenue Palm Desert will partner with BIGHORN BAM (Behind A Miracle) to host Saks Palm Desert Key to the Cure Shopping Event from October 15-18, 2015

Now in its 17th year, Saks Fifth Avenue’s Key To The Cure campaign has enlisted Jason Wu to design this year’s limited-edition T-Shirt, benefiting BIGHORN BAM. Available for purchase beginning on October 1 in Saks Fifth Avenue stores and online at saks.com the tee will retail for $35, with 100% of sales benefiting BIGHORN BAM. A percentage of sales from Saks Palm Desert will also be gifted to BIGHORN BAM so please shop locally or call in your order to 760.837.2914.

“BIGHORN Behind A Miracle has proven to be exactly that…a true miracle,” shares BAM Founder and 10-year cancer survivor Selby Dunham. “We are so proud that our funds stay in the Coachella Valley taking care of our breast cancer survivors. BAM supports Eisenhower Medical Center’s first class Luci Curci Cancer Center serving 25,000 patients annually. As well as cancer patients struggling financially because of the serious expense of getting better monitored by The Pendleton Foundation. For more information call 760-610-8218 or visit www.bighornbam.com.

Saks Fifth Avenue has donated more than $36 million to cancer research and treatment organizations throughout the United States. For more information, please contact Kelly Thordsen at kelly_thordsen@s5a.com or 760.837.2616.

ABOUT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE
Saks Fifth Avenue, one of the world’s pre-eminent specialty retailers, is renowned for its superlative American and international designer collections, its expertly edited assortment of handbags, shoes, jewelry, cosmetics and gifts, and the first-rate fashion expertise and exemplary client service of its Associates. As part of the Hudson’s Bay Company brand portfolio, Saks operates 39 full-line stores in 22 states, five international licensed stores and saks.com, the company’s online store.

ABOUT BIGHORN BEHIND A MIRACLE (BAM)
The future of BIGHORN BAM is bright! Inspired to save the lives of Coachella Valley’s cancer patients, BIGHORN BAM has raised $5.5 million over the past 8 years! Eisenhower Luci Curci Cancer Center now has the equipment to pinpoint early detection of breast cancer the size of a grain of rice. Over 8,000 round trip transportation rides have been given to radiation and chemotherapy patients who rely on public transportation. And financial assistance is given to families struggling to pay rent, utilities or need groceries through The Pendleton Foundation.