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Kates PhotoWelcome New Board Member: Kate-Madonna Hindes

This spring, we welcomed Kate-Madonna Hindes onto our Board of Directors and we are excited to introduce you to her. Read more
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bethheadshotMember Perspective: Beth Caldwell

I'm the story that the mainstream breast cancer organizations don't talk about. I'm dying of breast cancer. Read more
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Sahru-Keiser-smallAction Center/Program Update: Summer 2016

We’ve been busy in the program department since our last newsletter. Here are some highlights of what we’ve been working on. Read more
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Questions to Ask Before You Walk4 Questions to Ask Before You Walk for Breast Cancer

As part of our Think Before You Pink® campaign, we’ve created this new set of questions to help you decide whether your participation in or donation to a breast cancer walk will have the impact you want. Read more
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Alex's Sign_up_MarchMarch with Us to Ban Fracking Nationwide

March with us to demand that our elected officials stop oil and gas industries from poisoning our water, our air and ultimately our health. Read more
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Karuna-Jaggar-2015 smallFrom the Executive Director: Investing in Social Change Organizations and Grassroots Activism

In 1998, BCAction became the first national breast cancer organization to adopt a policy explicitly prohibiting financial support from corporations, such as pharmaceutical companies and corporate polluters. This has come to define us. Read more
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So Much To Be Done 150pxBarbara Brenner, Breast Cancer Action, and the Birth of a Politicized Breast Cancer Movement

We are proud to share with you this excerpt from the Introduction of "So Much To Be Done: The Writings of Breast Cancer Activist Barbara Brenner." Read more
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Sahru-Keiser-smallFree Webinar: Learn. Share. Act—The Lymphedema Treatment Act

Join us on for a free webinar to hear more about the Lymphedema Treatment Act, which would change Medicare law to cover treatment for lymphedema, setting a precedent for Medicaid and private insurers to do the same Read more
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Staff with signsMake a difference this summer

Since breast cancer doesn’t take the summer off, neither do we. There is still so much more that needs to be done. If you’re looking for ways to engage with BCAction and make a difference during the summer months, we’ve got you covered. Read more
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Free Webinar: Learn. Share. Act: The Lymphedema Treatment Act

Are you one of the two out of five women who have experienced lymphedema as a side effect? Lymphedema, which is the swelling of extremities when lymph nodes are removed or damaged, is a common side effect of breast cancer treatment. Although there is no cure for this debilitating... Read more
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