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2  euros commémorative cancer du sein - Monnaie de Paris

Fight against breast cancer

Created in 1992, the pink ribbon is the global symbol of the Fight against Breast Cancer. In 2017 the pink ribbon is celebrating its 25th anniversary.
Selected for its femininity, its joy and its sweetness, the pink colour evokes «everything that cancer is not», offering a vision of hope in the fight against the illness.

In 20 years, over 100 million pink ribbons have been distributed around the world. The obverse of this 2€ coin depicts a pink ribbon and illustrates the association’s motto: «Breast Cancer, Let’s talk about it!».

Through the commemoration of this symbolic birthday, this great cause is supported by Monnaie de Paris why pays 2€ to the association «Breast Cancer, Let’s talk about it» for any purchase of a 2€ BU or BE.