"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Our website has a brand new look!
If you haven't already seen it, click on the pic above and learn a little more about all we are doing to "change the world one girl at a time!"
The Get In Touch Girls' Program & Daisy Wheel breast health initiative is in 34 states, Washington DC and 13 countries!
Our goal is to be in all 50 states by the end of 2010!!
Be sure to check out the map - *if you don't see YOUR state, it's time to "Get In Touch" with us and GIT your school on board so we can "pink" up the entire United States!
Mary Ann Wasil Nilan
Executive Director & Founder,
Breast Cancer Kickin' Survivor & Health Activist
*Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Iowa, Kansas, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Oregon, West Virginia, Wyoming
~ Upcoming Events ~
October 10, 2010
6th Annual "Pretty In Pink" Brunch & "Women of Strength" Award
October 15, 2010
National "GIT Your Pink On!" Day
November 6, 2010
Virginia Association of School Nurses Conference
The Get In Touch Foundation
is proud to announce our 2010 "Women of Strength" Dr. Barbara Ward
Surgical Oncologist, Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT&Dolores A. Ward
44 Year Breast Cancer Survivor and Mother of Dr. Barbara Ward
The women will be honored at the 6th Annual "Pretty In Pink" Brunch
on Sunday, October 10 at Great River Golf Club in Milford, CT
In the US, School Nurses are on the front line of health care for our children.
It was an honor to attend the 42nd National Association of School Nurses
Annual Conference in late June in Chicago.
I met up with some old friends from the Overseas School Health Nurses Association and met new friends from Nebraska to Virginia, Wyoming to Maine!
And YES, that is Juliet Capulet at Navy Pier with her very own Daisy Wheel!
The Get In Touch Foundation is proud to welcome Tia Campbell
as a member of our Consulting Board of Directors.
Tia is pictured here being inducted as the
National Association of School Nurses Vice-President
at last month's Annual Conference.
To read more about Tia, click here.
GIT Founder Mary Ann Wasil Nilan
will be the guest this Wednesday, August 4th
on MILFORDRADIO.COM - be sure to tune in at 8pm...
"GIT Your Milford Radio On!"
GIT your Vineyard
Vines® Daisy Tote here...
(click on the pic)
8 books to inspire you for August...
1. A Year by the Sea by Joan Anderson
2. The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
3. The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
4. The Joy In Loving by Mother Teresa
5. Amazing Peace by Maya Angelou
6. The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama
7. The Shack by William P. Young
8. The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
...the final weeks of summer vacation!