Adelphi University sponsors beautiful bra benefit

Residents across Long Island are creating fashionable brassieres to support breast cancer research. The Creative Cups project was started by Dale Flashner, a graphic design

GARDEN CITY - Residents across Long Island are creating fashionable brassieres to support breast cancer research. The Creative Cups project was started by Dale Flashner, a graphic design professor at Adelphi University. He says he wants people to be inspired by survivors and victims of the disease. "Creative Cups is a wonderful profusion of color and everything life-affirming," says Flashner. "The most amazing transformations of a bra that you're ever going to see." The bras will be auctioned off next March at a fundraiser to benefit the Adelphi University Breast Cancer Support Program. University officials will accept the first 200 bra submissions by Oct. 15.

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