Every day, Breast Cancer Action receives gifts honoring those who are living with or are affected by breast cancer. We also receive contributions to honor the passionate advocates, volunteers, medical professionals, and leaders of the breast cancer movement.

Many donations also memorialize those who have died of this disease. Each gift made in honor and memory will be used wisely by Breast Cancer Action to end the breast cancer epidemic.


Breast Cancer Action gratefully acknowledges donations made in honor of the following individuals between October 31, 2018 – April 4, 2019. 

Abigail Arons    
from Diane Wexler
from Doreen Joslow
from Joy Riskin
from Rebecca Brown
from Rebecca Widiss and Rajesh Nayak
from Terry Holzman
from Yvette D and John Dubinsky

Alexis Lieberman             
from Shelley Alpern and Marjorie Kelly

Alia Ruppanthal
from Dr. Sara Katz

Alice Butler        
from Molly Butler

Alison Braverman           
from Vicki Green and Robert Curry

All the doctors, nurses, and staff everywhere     
from Julie Lynn Goldman and Robert Rosner

Amy Finke’s birthday     
from Mimi and Joshua Klane

Anne Marie Barber         
from Patricia Cronin

Barbara Chapin Babbott
from Margaret Babbott

Beverly Canin    
from Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester

Brenda Safer     
from Edith Kaplan

Chitra Pal            
from Lopa Pal

Cynthia Jameson             
from Charlotte Jurehn-Lewis

Dorian Solot      
from Suzanne Miller and Walter Vom Saal

Dorothy Geoghegan      
from Joseph Conway

Healing Cancer Journey for Amazing Moms         
from Jackie Extrand

Hilde Meislin     
from Barbara Meislin and Stuart Kaplan

Holly Michaelson            
from Holly Cookis Michaelson

Janet Rachel      
from Sandra Morris

Janice Fairchild 
from David Fairchild

Jean Body           
from Joshua and Mary Lipp

Jeanne Brown and Mia Schillace
from Angela and Samuel Schillace

Joann Loulan     
from Pamela Dorrell
from Gardner Loulan and Liz Miracle

Joyce Bichler     
from Alan Kimbarow
from Casey and Kathleen Durkin
from Denise and Todd Helfstein
from Kim Klein and Stephanie Roth
from Roberta Elman
from Sonny and Donne Davis

Judith Huizenga
from Dr. Elissa Arons

Julie Finke’s birthday     
from Mimi and Joshua Klane

Julie Morgan     
from John and Jo Ann Morgan
from Kathleen Burke
from Lori Geronimo
from Maureen Dugan
from Robin Gantt

Karen Klein        
from Eve Meyer
from Michelle Mercer and Bruce Golden
from Morrow Cater and Peter Scheer
from Wilma Bass

Karen Tate
from Jami Worthington
from Joan Barksdale
from Katherine Gilpin
from Susan and MIke McLaughlin

Karuna Jaggar   
from Dr. Alison and David Jaggar

Katie Borcz         
from Janet Phillips

Kay Anne Pluta 
from Stephen and Margaret de Lorimier

Kerri Geary        
from Kerri J. Geary

Kira Jones           
from Charlea Massion

Lila Hope-Simpson         
from Joan Hutchinson

Lori Leigh Gieleghem    
from Mildred Donoghue

Lucy Sherak       
from Hannah and Don Sherak

Lynda Gilgun     
from Thomas Mitchell

Marti Massey   
from Matthew Massey

from James Madison

Mary Cunningham          
from Rebecca Krebs

Mary-Helen McMahon
from John McMahon

Michael Kimbarow         
from Frank and Nancy Markowitz
from Joyce Bichler and Dr. Michael Kimbarow

Mickie Anderson
from Eleanor Noe
from Ingbritt Christensen            
from Laura and Hugh Cornish
from Nancy Stagliano
from Patricia and Ray Williams
from Yvonne and MIke Deggelman

Pamette  Bartosic            
from Mark Bartosic

Paula Gordon   
from Diane Neary

Pauline Peele   
from Tori Freeman

Peggy Huston   
from Rex Huston

Psychedelic assisted treatment – Bye bye big pharma     
from Deborah Servetnick

Quinn Baralt-Moyer       
from Rachael Shwom

Rachael M.         
from Herbert van den Bergh

Rachel Silvers    
from Jessica Silvers

Richard Pietras MD         
from Maureen McGee

Rochelle Wunsch             
from Barbara Wunsch

Shirley Miils       
from Indivisible Valley

Stephen A Levin
from Stephen Levin

Susie Lampert and Barbara Brenner        
from Elizabeth Plapinger and John Berger

Suzie Lampert   
from Haidee Reyes

The Athey Grandchildren            
from Coral Fry

Tori Freeman    
from Greg Freeman and Pauline Peele

Wave Geber     
from Mitchell Gillman


Breast Cancer Action gratefully acknowledges donations made in memory of the following individuals between October 31, 2018 to April 4, 2019.

Babs Attard       
from Barbara Attard

from Laurie Woodard

Barbara Brenner              
from Beth Chapman
from Carl and Gay Grunfeld
from Elaine Elinson and Rene Ciriacruz
from Estelle Freedman and Susan Krieger
from Helen Love
from Karen, M.C., & Jerene
from Lisa Westerback
from Ronnie Caplane

Barbara Salk      
from Leah Kaizer and David Salk

Barbara Vandeborne     
from Kelly Safreed Harmon

Bettina Hajagos
from Ann Eisenberg

Bev Stolker Drake           
from Evelyn and Albert Kowitz
from Lynn Rigney Schott and Stephen Shott
from Thomas Drake

Billie Loulan       
from Gardner Loulan and Liz Miracle

Bonnie Heit        
from Herva Bunny Schwartz

Carol Cabell       
from Noemi Levine

Cathy Hester     
from Jan Adrian

Clara Diana        
from John Tostanoski

Connie Harms and Judee King    
from Dona Santo
from Mary K. Harms

Deb Mosley       
from Tina Connelly

Deborah Schultz              
from Juli and Ralph Kline

Dolores Rhodes
from Julie Rivera

Elemore Pred    
from Julia Tower

Elenore Pred     
from Jesse Gottschalk

Ellen Palmer      
from Anne Brennan

Ellen Rice Lowery            
from Margaret Walsh

Erin McKenney
from Gael, James and Dax Treible

Gloria Fulwider
from Leticia Adams

Hazel Dundas Knowles  
from Patricia Knowles-Rush

Helen Tonegato
from Barbara Attard

James Tamblyn
from Ruth Tamblyn

Jan Stecher        
from Audrey H. Webb

from Carla DeRasmo

Jessica Loch       
from Rachelle Weight

Joan Bachand    
from Edward Bachand

Joyce Ambrosini              
from Margaret Langston

from Judith Lesner

Kate Pittard       
from Laurie Hessen Pomeranz

Kathy Goldmark
from Lopa Pal

Katie Durand     
from Jeanette Millard

Kate Ocean
from Margaret Corkery


Katie Pluta         
from Diane Middaugh
from Joine and Chip Campion
from Kathleen and Dale Thompson
from Millie and Robert House
from Nancy and Clifford Corda
from Shirley and Gregory Gorman
from Winoma and Greg Plaskett
from Hillis A Phelps
from James and Darlene Flickner
from Nancy J. Skager

from Donna Brogan

Lois M. Goldsby
from Sharon Barnett and Victor M. Barnett

Margaret Miller
from Lisa Wanzor and Sarah Marxer

Marianne Locacio            
from Stephanie George

Marilyn Geisert
from Leslie Doyle

Marilyn Zivian   
from Robert Shalit

Martha Price     
from Jennifer and Janis Abbingsole

Mary Beth Johnson        
from Dennis Fong

Mimi Gray          
from Mimi and Victoria Gray

My Mother        
from Tine and John Normann-Badger

Nancy Baker Walter       
from Catherine Teare and Christine Lahey

Nancy Swegles 
from Laura Decker

Nicole Harmann               
from Angela Peck

Noah Wolfson  
from Alice Wolfson

Nora lindahl       
from Barbara Green

Patricia Hughes Brennan              
from Katie Brennan and Albert Gasser

Patti Lynne Campomizzi
from Carol Campomizzi

from Matthew Schwartz and Karen Levesque

Rita Arditti         
from Dr. Barbara Rubin

Roselea Anderson          
from James Anderson and Pat Devine

Selma Butter     
from Marsie Scharlatt

Stella Czerwony
from Francine and Timothy Fraundorf

Susan Cohen     
from Andi Gladstone
from Brenda Eskenazi and Eric Lipsitt

Susan Stone      
from Diana L. Etshokin
from Lee Sider

Tamara Mugalian            
from Alicia Garey

Val Eckles           
from B Eckles

Vera Berlin         
from Renee Kaplan

Wendy Repass Suizzo    
from Elizabeth Peck Repass Holmes