Donations and 100 percent of the net proceeds from all merchandise will go to the
"Aflac's core mission is to support families in their times of need, which is why we are committed to the prevention and treatment of breast cancer, a disease that impacts hundreds of thousands of families across the country," said
"According to our recently released AACR Cancer Progress Report 2016, nearly 600,000 Americans will die from cancer this year, and although we continue to make extraordinary advances in cancer research, more funding is critical if scientists are to find more cures," said
This is the third year that Aflac has created the much-loved pink plush
- The popular 6-inch plush duck sporting an Aflac-branded pink hat, pink ribbon on its chest, and two pink and white pom-poms to help spread cheer to breast cancer survivors and supporters.
- A newly designed T-shirt with a bold blue background and bright pink accents.
- A pink-themed hat, rubber wristbands, a lapel pin and more.
Aflac was founded upon its flagship cancer insurance policy and has been committed to the fight against cancer for the past 20 years.
To purchase merchandise, donate to the cause or learn more, visit thisduckwearspink.com.
Founded in 1907, the
When a policyholder gets sick or hurt, Aflac pays cash benefits fast. For six decades, Aflac insurance policies have given policyholders the opportunity to focus on recovery, not financial stress. In
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