Only 8% of the proceeds from the pink cancer drive goes to cancer research

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by GTFO my pancakz, Oct 16, 2013.

  1. JCBRAVE

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    In 2010 the NFL had over 2 Billion dollars in merchandise sales.

    So to get an idea of what 8% is, lets do the math. 2,100,000,000/12=175,000,000*.08

    So the league hands over around $14million for breast cancer research. Not too shabby
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  2. The Hammer

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    Hey, I did my bit for breast cancer month. Or at least tried. I offered to give free breast exams to all female employees under 35. As I read somewhere most women do not start checking early enough.
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  3. JCBRAVE

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    I do my small part every time I go out for lunch. Everywhere around here asks for donations and I always give out $1.
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  4. The Hammer

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    We have those people around my work too. Take that donation strait to the liquor store. :p
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  5. Scarecrow

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    thats wasn't my point.....
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