Breast cancer awareness event in Chicago

October 17, 2008 6:53:47 PM PDT
Good Morning America's Robin Roberts took part in an event Friday in Chicago to raise awareness about breast cancer.It's the 30th anniversary gala for the Breast Cancer Network of Strength which used to be known as Y-me.

The event serves as a big fundraiser for the group. Roberts talked earlier with fellow breast cancer survivor Roz Varon of ABC7 news.

The Network of Strength provides information, empowerment and peer support to make sure no one faces breast cancer alone.