BU hosting annual egg hunt for endometriosis

BU hosting annual egg hunt for endometriosis

For Immediate Release: March 21, 2017

BLOOMSBURGโ€” Spring is officially here and Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will host the 7th annual Egg Hunt for Endometriosis on Saturday, March 25, inside the Nelson Field House gym. The entrance fee is $2 per person with proceeds going to the Endometriosis Association.

Age groups hunting for eggs will be divided into four timed sections: children ages 7 to 12 begin at 2 p.m., newborns to 3 year olds at 2:20 p.m., 4 to 6 year olds at 2:40 p.m. and BU students can participate at 3 p.m. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.ย  Participants should bring a basket or a bag to hunt for eggs and arrive 30 minutes early to register.

Endometriosis is a chronic disease that causes pelvic pain and infertility. It affects millions of women and girls worldwide. The goal of the Endometriosis Association is to find a cure for this disease.

The Egg Hunt for Endometriosis is sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Engagement (CLE) and Developing Ambitious Student Leaders (DASL).

For more information, contact the CLE at 570-389-4354 or stcle@bloomu.edu.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvaniaโ€™s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.