CLEMSON, SC - The Clemson University athletic department and
head coach Dabo Swinney's All In Team Foundation, along with Coca-Cola
Consolidated, OOBE and St. Francis Hospital, have unveiled the exclusive 2013
Breast Cancer Awareness Tiger Paw pin, which will be available for sale to the
general public beginning Oct. 1, the first day of National Breast Cancer
The 2013 Breast Cancer Awareness Tiger Paw pin is now available
at the Official Online Store of Clemson
Athletics on ClemsonTigers.com, as well as locally at Tiger Town Graphics
in downtown Clemson and at the Barnes & Noble bookstore on the Clemson
campus. The Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority is coordinating
sales on campus by the Clemson Greek Community and student organizations. On football
game-days, the Breast Cancer Awareness Tiger Paw pins will be available in the
novelty stands at Memorial Stadium, the WestZone store and the Littlejohn
The Clemson football team will wear the same pins during
Tiger Walk for all October home games, as will coaches on the sideline during
all October games.
"We are so thankful to Clemson and our sponsors for partnering
with the Foundation for Clemson's first ever Breast Cancer Awareness game,"
said Kathleen Swinney. "All of the funds
from our annual Ladies Clinic and the sale of the Breast Cancer Awareness Tiger
Paw pins will go directly to support breast cancer research at Clemson and
Anderson Universities, as well as to the St. Francis Hospital Mobile
Mammography Unit which provides screening services throughout the Upstate."
Since 2009, Dabo's All In Team Foundation has donated or
pledged over $800,000 in support of its mission to raise awareness of critical
education and health issues in order to change lives of people across the State
of South Carolina. One of the
Foundation's areas of focus is breast cancer research and prevention. Clemson Athletics will celebrate its first
ever Breast Cancer Awareness Football Game October 19 against Florida State.