Corona Del Mar Plaza Stores Support Breast Cancer Research


Retailers at Corona del Mar Plaza are making it easier than ever to shop for a good cause, in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Brighton Collectibles is hosting its annual Power of Pink promotion from September 26 through October 31. Brighton is offering its exclusive special edition bracelet for $60, while supplies last. For each bracelet sold, Brighton will donate $10 to Breast Cancer Research and Awareness. Brighton Collectibles can be reached at (949) 467-0473.

Sprinkles Cupcakes has again teamed up with the Women’s Cancer Research Fund, a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF). During the first week of October, 100% of proceeds from Sprinkles strawberry cupcakes will go directly to support efforts to find
a cure for women’s cancers. Each strawberry cupcake is topped with a pink sugar breast cancer ribbon. The store can be reached at (949) 760-0003.

On October 4, Lucy Activewear will host “Stop, Think Pink and Shop!” when the store will donate 10% of all sales to the Breast Cancer Network of Strength. In addition, Lucy is offering two styles of T-shirts with 10% of the tee’s sales being donated to Network of Strength up to $15,000. The short sleeve Lucy “Kick It Tee” features a signature Lucy kickboxer for $30, while the long sleeve “Pink Race Tee” features a signature Lucy racer crossing the finish line for $38. Lucy Activewear can be reached at (949) 717-6751.

Sister stores Diane’s Beachwear and Bikini are hosting a special trunk show on October 9, from 6 to 9 p.m. showcasing the Spring ‘09 Resort Collections from Allen Schwartz (ABS) and Trina Turk. Diane’s Inc. will donate 5% of purchases from that night to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, plus customers will save 15% on any purchases made that evening. Enjoy informal modeling and refreshments provided by Tommy Bahama and Sprinkles. In addition, customers who spend more than $150 will receive a free Diane’s ‘Celebrate Your Body’ beach tote. Diane’s can be reached at (949) 759-6880 and Bikini can be reached at (949) 640-7855.

Corona del Mar Plaza is located at MacArthur and Pacific Coast Highway in Newport Beach. The center also features Gulfstream, Tommy Bahama’s Island Grille, Bristol Farms, Sur la Table and more than 20 other stores and restaurants.