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
Get ready for Think Before You Pink®
Posted on August 19, 2021 By Jayla Burton, Program Manager Breast Cancer Action was the first to call out [...] VIEW


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Making it easy to follow legislation: what you need to know about SB 252 Posted on March 16, 2023 By Haleemah Atobilye, Program Manager On February 6th, BCAction became the first breast cancer organization to join the California Fossil Fuel Divestment Coalition. The Coalition is comprised of organizations that support SB [...]
In Honor & Memory March 2023 Posted on March 8, 2021 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 we have lost, our celebration of triumphs, and our rage about the persistence [...]
Plans for our 3rd annual art auction are underway! Posted on March 7, 2023 By Heather Stone, Development Manager Please join us in uplifting art and activism at our 3rd annual art auction fundraiser, Drawing the Connections. Planning is underway for our June event and we want you to submit your art [...]
3M & PFAS: Thanks for the Pledge, Now What? Posted on February 21, 2023 By Krystal Redman (KR) DrPH, MHA, (they/she), Breast Cancer Action Executive Director Corporate giant and Post-it® note producer 3M recently pledged to phase out the use of PFAS, a potentially toxic class of chemicals also [...]
Join us in demanding a cap on Big Oil’s greed—protect public health! Posted on February 9, 2023 By Haleemah Atobiloye, Program Manager Big Oil isn’t just price gouging — they’re using windfall profits to buy ballot initiatives and overturn vital health protections.  Due to the current oil and gas monopoly controlled by f [...]
2023 Summer Internships Overview Breast Cancer Action is currently seeking a Communications & Graphic Design Intern and a Program & Campaigns Intern to support our team during the Summer of 2023. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. To apply, see instructions [...]
ACTION ALERT: Stop Big Oil from subverting democracy! Posted on January 26, 2023 By Haleemah Atobiloye, Program Manager Fossil fuel companies have amassed enormous profits at the expense of public health and our environment, particularly in recent months. Californians pay significantly more for gas than [...]
Congress Passes the Lymphedema Treatment Act! Posted on January 24, 2023 By Zoë Christopher, Program Officer and Operations Manager It took twelve years but you helped make it happen! The Lymphedema Treatment Act was first introduced into Congress in 2010 and on the 23rd of December 2022, it [...]