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Holland America Hosts Susan G. Komen ‘Cruise for the Cure’



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photo: Cruise for the Cure

photo: Cruise for the Cure

World Travel Holdings, one of the nation’s top travel retail networks and Susan G. Komen are teaming up to offer “A Cruise for the Cure,” a unique cruise fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs.

CruisesOnly, in partnership with Holland America Line®, will serve as host to the exclusive cruise fundraiser sailing Nov. 10-17, 2013 (new date – rescheduled from December 2012). The sailing on the Holland America ms Nieuw Amsterdam begins in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., making stops in Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; Half Moon Cay, Bahamas; and then back to Ft. Lauderdale on Sun., Nov. 17.

The inaugural cruise includes:

  • Exclusive Sail Away Concert Performance by a “Special Celebrity Guest”
  • Lunch and Learn Seminars conducted by Breast Cancer Experts
  • Culinary Demonstrations by “Onboard Executive Top Chefs”
  • A Silent Auction and Pink Party Benefiting Komen
  • Daily Zumba® classes
  • A Spa Day on Nov. 13 — 10% of the overall sales will be donated to Komen

Prices for the cruise vary by location on the ship, room size and amenities. A portion of each traveler’s cruise price, equaling $200 per person, will be donated to Komen.

For more information check out their website.

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