Shango Raises $2,808 for Breast Friends of Oregon – PR Web

Shango Partners with Breast Friends for Cancer Awareness

“We’re in the fourth year of our partnership with Breast Friends,” said Randy Oliver, General Manager of Retail Operations at Shango Portland. “And we just love this organization, its mission, its staff and the women they serve.

The Shango cannabis dispensary in Portland, OR is donating $2,808 to its adopted local charity partner, Breast Friends of Oregon. The amount includes direct donations from Shango’s customers, as well as matching funds from the company and its employees that more than doubled the total customer donations.

“We’re in the fourth year of our partnership with Breast Friends,” said Randy Oliver, General Manager of Retail Operations at Shango Portland. “And we just love this organization, its mission, its staff and the women they serve.

“This has been a tough year for everyone,” Oliver continued. “Between COVID and the economy, Breast Friends has struggled to provide the counseling, resources and support women need to fight and survive cancer. That’s why we think it’s so cool that more than 100 Shango customers stepped up to help out women in their own community.”

Shango’s budtenders and staff actively educated their customers about Breast Friends and encouraged them to donate. Those who did received special Shango pink ribbon stickers to show their support. Breast Friends patients and survivors received a coupon code for 20% off of their next Shango purchase.

Breast Friends will use the funds to help women cancer victims, as well as their families and friends, by sponsoring a weekly podcast that focuses on the importance of “being there” for patients and survivors as they cope with this life-threatening disease. It also highlights the role cannabis can play during treatment and recovery.

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