Toolkit to Navigate Breast Cancer
A breast cancer diagnosis can be frightening and confusing. Since our founding in 1990, we have been a source [...] VIEW
Uncovering LGBTQ Breast Cancer Realities
Posted on June 28, 2021 Individuals who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and/or Queer have [...] VIEW
The Climate Crisis and Breast Cancer
Overview The Impacts of the Fossil Fuel Industry The impacts of the fossil fuel industry on public health [...] VIEW


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Don’t delay, submit your art today! Posted on April 15, 2024 By Heather Stone, Development Manager Now’s the time to submit your art to Drawing the Connections, our 4th annual art auction and community gathering! Submit your art by April 30th to support the vital work of Breast Cancer Act [...]
In honor and in memory of our community Posted on March 26, 2024 Breast Cancer Action is defined by action. By the memories, values, and impact of those who have died from breast cancer, and by those who strive to address and end this devastating disease. Today, we give thanks to all of those [...]
In Honor & Memory March 2024 Posted on March 26, 2024 We are honored to acknowledge the following gifts made in recognition of the following members of the Breast Cancer Action community. Our grief over those who have died, our celebration of triumphs, and our rage about the persistence [...]
Breast Cancer Action + your art = Drawing the Connections! Posted on March 19, 2024 By Heather Stone, Development Manager Planning is underway our 4th annual Drawing the Connections Art Auction and Fundraiser and we’re calling all artists! We’re seeking values-aligned creatives to submit artwork to Drawing the [...]
Breast Cancer Risks: Facts & Myths Overview Breast cancer has come into the spotlight over the last 50 years and numerous factors have been associated with breast cancer risk. BCAction understands that some risk factors are out of a person’s control, such as biological and socioeconomic f [...]
Pills for Prevention Overview Since our founding in 1990, Breast Cancer Action has emphasized the need to find the root causes of breast cancer so that we can truly prevent the disease. There is abundant evidence that the genesis of many cases of breast cancer lies in our toxic [...]
Breast Cancer and the Environment Overview Breast cancer is a complex disease that occurs in an environmentally complex world. For people assigned female sex at birth (AFABs) the lifetime risk increases with age, and the established risk factors for breast cancer account for only a fraction [...]
From Policy Wins to Environmental Action Posted on March 7, 2024 By Haleemah Atobiloye, Program Manager When we raise our collective voices, we create systemic change. Recent updates: Wins! In partnership with other patient advocates and the Lymphedema Advocacy Group, in December of [...]