October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Help Support The Cause with Paidia & Razer
According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF), 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. This is an issue that affects many of us and there are many reasons why you may choose to get involved. Here are a few ways you can join in on Paidia and Razer’s initiatives.
Press Enter: Rise Edition with YourPrincess
Paidia Guide and League of Legends Streamer, Your Princess, is teaming up with Paidia on a number of activities for the month. The first is a special edition of her Press Enter panel. YourPrincess created Press Enter to give a safe space for women to share and celebrate their achievements in gaming and esports. Now, she’s using Press Enter as a platform to host a conversation about Breast Cancer with people who come from different perspectives of it. Guest included Kevin Hail (NBCF President & COO), Cinthia Gonzalez (NBCF Director of Education and Outreach), Pamela Horton (Cancer Survivor & Streamer) and YourPrincess’ “second mom” Walanika Lum (Breast Cancer Survivor). You can join YourPrincess for Press Enter: Rise Edition on October 5, 2022 at 12PM PDT at twitch.tv/yourprincess.
RazerCon is Razer’s annual digital event where millions of fans tune in to learn about the latest from the company and celebrate gaming. This year, the event will feature highlights from YourPrincess’ Press Enter: Rise Edition and an additional conversation, that will only be shown at RazerCon, with some of the panelists. You can catch Press Enter: Rise Edition’s segment at Razercon on October 15th, 2022 with the pre-show starting at 9AM PDT and the main event at 10AM PDT on twitch.tv/razer.
YourPrincess Rivals Rise Edition Tournament
Press Enter isn’t the only YourPrincess event that’s getting a special edition, YourPrincess popular monthly Rivals League of Legends Tournament will become a ‘Rise Editon’ for breast cancer this month. The Tournament will use Paidia as a platform, players can donate to NBCF to ensure every woman has access to the screenings and the support she needs, as well as players, can win Razer prizes. The tournament will take place on October 27, 2022 and will be streamed on twitch.tv/yourprincess.
Fight the Good Fight with Razer Quartz
If you’ve been thinking about upgrading your set up now may be a good time, Razer is donating proceeds from their Razer Quartz collection to National Breast Cancer Foundation. The collection includes Razer Enki Gaming Chair, Razer Kraken Kitty headset, Razer Kraken BT - Kitty Edition headset and Razer Seiren Mini microphone. You can check out the collection at Razer.com
If you’re able to donate it’s a great way to support the cause as everything counts! For this month's donations, National Breast Cancer Foundation allows you can choose where your donation goes. Either to help fund free screenings, education and outreach programs, support services to patients or NBCF’s general fund that will direct your funds in the area most needed. To donate visit NBCF.