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Your Walgreens Win: You Spoke Up and Walgreens Listened

By Jayla Burton, Program Officer My first experience with the breast cancer industry was during a fundraiser for my high school. We were separated into teams and tasked with raising money to support breast cancer research, and there was a prize for the team that raised the most... Read more
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Early-bird tickets are now available – Food for Thought – Oct 16

Get your early-bird tickets now for our 9th Annual Action Speaks Louder Than Pink – Food for Thought benefit event on October 16. Ticket prices will go up after September 20 - get your tickets today and tell your friends! Read more
Posted in BCA Events

End Our Fossil-Fueled Health Crisis

We’ve been busy since last May, when along with health and environmental organizations we launched the Last Chance Alliance. We are urging California Governor Gavin Newsom to put an end to fracking and dangerous drilling practices that threaten our health and increase the risk... Read more
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Welcome to Our New Program Officer, Jayla Burton

By Connie Matthiessen, Communications Manager We’re very happy to introduce you to Jayla Burton who joined Breast Cancer Action’s staff as our Program Officer in July.  Jayla is a graduate student at the University of San Francisco pursuing dual Masters Degrees... Read more
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Take Our 2019 Member Survey!

It’s your turn!    We reach out to you frequently with important updates and actions. Now we want to hear from you!    We’re developing a new strategic plan for Breast Cancer Action that will build on our current work and shape our direction over the... Read more
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Welcome to Our New Communications Manager, Connie Matthiessen

By Kira Jones, Communications Manager We’re very happy to introduce you to Connie Matthiessen who joined Breast Cancer Action’s staff as our Communications Manager in June. Connie Matthiessen is a Bay Area journalist and writer whose work has focused on health, education,... Read more
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Special Thanks: Summer 2019

We could not do this work without the support of so many members and volunteers. Read more
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Donations in Honor and Memory: Summer 2019

Each gift made in honor and memory will be used wisely by Breast Cancer Action to end the breast cancer epidemic. Read more
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From the Executive Director: People-Powered and Powerful!

Since our founding, nearly 30 years ago, we’ve had an outsized impact because of the people who founded, led, joined, and supported Breast Cancer Action. Together we’re able to make real and lasting change. Read more
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Join Our Executive Director in North Carolina on June 25!

Join Me In North Carolina on June 25! I’ll be the keynote speaker at a Lunch & Learn hosted by Dr. Cornell Wright, Breast Cancer Action Board Member Channte’ Keith, and Community Leader Marie Garlock Read more
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