Tag Archives: breast cancer action

Breast Cancer Action's Drawing the Connections LogoRadical and compassionate, art fuels culture change

By Krystal Redman, Executive Director Art has always played a central role in activism and culture change. And now, Breast Cancer Action’s first-ever art-focused event, Drawing the Connections, has tickets and sponsorships available for purchase. Get your... Read more
Posted in BCA Events, E-Alerts

Five people holding signs about what health justice means to them. Text reads Donate Today, Spring Fundraising Goal: $25,000.We are strong

By Krystal Redman, Executive Director If all goes well, this will be the last email you’ll receive about our Spring fundraising drive.   Many supporters have already joined us, but we still have yet to meet our goal, so don’t delay! Make your gift today and... Read more
Posted in E-Alerts

Five people holding signs about what health justice means to them. Text reads Donate Today, Spring Fundraising Goal: $25,000.Science -> Change

By Krystal Redman, Executive Director BCAction’s 2020 Think Before You Pink® campaign changed how the National Cancer Institute (NCI) communicates about breast cancer. This will impact how breast cancer is addressed across the nation going forward. The changes... Read more
Posted in E-Alerts

A collage of five pieces of colorful artJoin this amazing group of artists in support of health justice

By Heather Stone, Development and Communications Associate What preparing for our upcoming event, Drawing the Connections, has shown us is that the Breast Cancer Action community is full of powerful artists. From photography to collage to poster art, this auction will... Read more
Posted in BCA Events, E-Alerts

Donate TodayBreast cancer is an injustice

By Jayla Burton, Program Manager Since day one of the new administration, we have called on President Biden to build an administration that prioritizes breast cancer. That’s because our accountability work is paramount to achieving health justice for all people at risk of... Read more
Posted in E-Alerts

A grape field being sprayed with pesticides with text about the Community Cancer Connection MeetingCalling all Sonoma Activists

By Jayla Burton, Program Manager As a Sonoma County area resident and BCAction activist, you are invited to the first virtual Community Cancer Connection Meeting on Wednesday, April 21st at 6:30 PM PST to join in solidarity and share your experiences, strengthen... Read more
Posted in BCA Events

Donate TodayWe’re here through it all

By Zoë Christopher, Program Officer and Operations Manager This year marks my 14th year working at Breast Cancer Action. In all these years, you can bet I've seen a lot of change.   Most recently, we've found ourselves leaning into our national work by becoming a... Read more
Posted in E-Alerts

Breast Cancer Action LogoBreast Cancer Action is in strong support of California’s SB 467

Submitted via email on Friday, April 2 2021 Senator Scott Wiener State Capitol Sacramento, CA 95814 Re: SB 467 (Wiener/Limón) – Breast Cancer Action is in STRONG SUPPORT Dear Senator Wiener: Breast Cancer Action (BCAction) is strongly in support of SB 467... Read more
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Donate TodayWe connect science and lived experiences

By Krystal Redman, Executive Director It’s been three months since I joined the Breast Cancer Action team, and I can already see the indispensable impact we have on the breast cancer movement.   We bring together evidence-based scientific expertise and the lived... Read more
Posted in E-Alerts

SoundCloud player of BCAction's KMUD interviewBCAction on KMUD Public Affairs

Breast Cancer Action was interviewed in the March 30th episode of From Beyond the Redwood Curtain, a unique KMUD Public Affairs programming collaboration made possible by a partnership between Biofuelwatch and KMUD Redwood Community Radio. In the episode, host Gary Hughes,... Read more
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