Giving circle to present program for Whitley Co. cancer patients

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Giving Circle for Women’s Health has announced that it will offer the well known, Look Good . . . Feel Better program in the community for women with cancer.The next session is planned for Monday evening, August 12, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no cost for the program, but advance reservations are required. Register by calling the American Cancer Society at 1-800-ACS-2345. Registration deadline is Monday, July 29. Cancer can rob a woman of her energy, appetite and strength, but it doesn’t have to take away her self confidence. Look Good . . . Feel Better is a free program that teaches beauty techniques to women cancer patients in active treatment to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Each participant will receive a free make-up kit. Look Good...Feel Better is a national public service program created from the concept that if someone with cancer can be helped to look good, their improved self-esteem will help them to approach their disease and treatment with greater confidence. Look Good... Feel Better was founded and developed in 1989 by the Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association (CTFA) Foundation, a charitable organization established by CTFA, the trade association that represents the cosmetics industry. To read the rest of this story, see the July 16 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.