Domestic Violence

San Antonio Int’l Airport lights up

Yes, it appears pretty. But this month the lights at San Antonio International Airport (SAT) are helping two important national campaigns: Breast Cancer Awareness and Domestic Violence Awareness.

SAT is popping its lighting pink to well known Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The airport is partnering with local agencies to promote the “Real Men Wear Pink marketing campaign. The campaign increases cash for breast cancer research and encourages men and women to get breast checks.

SAT is likewise collaborating within the Purple Porch SA Initiative. This marketing campaign raises focus about home violence and the airport’s lighting fixtures are turning purple to mark Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

The lighting fixtures will change between crimson and purple till October 31.

As part of the the nearby marketing campaign, a sculpture made from bras and ties is being commissioned.

Travelers are invited to donate to the sculpture’s advent by way of dropping bras and ties in packing containers positioned on the records desks in the baggage claim regions of each SAT terminals.

We propose bringing your donations along with you; not undressing on web page.

The sculpture might be unveiled subsequent yr and then travel around the metropolis and country to elevate focus of the second leading reason of most cancers deaths in women.

The final day to donate bras or ties is October 31.