A fundraiser held in Springfield called "Ropes Of Pearls For The Cure" was held Saturday night.
Every year, Ermosa Hair Design puts on the event.
The owner says it's in honor of those who beat, battled, and lost their lives to the disease.
"With such a horrible disease, my wife decided it was really important and she's really become passionate about this cause. So, shes out there fighting every single year and creating awareness," said Nelson Silva.
The funds raised go to Rays of Hope. Since 1994, the walk has helped women and men in the fight against breast cancer.
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