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Thank You

#GivingTuesday Wow!  What an amazing response to UBCF’s #GivingTuesday campaign!  Thank you to all who donated and took advantage of our amazing $25,000 matching gift. By participating in #GivingTuesday, UBCF aimed to raise funds to support our numerous patient and family programs. Together, we raised nearly $6,260 and…

Julia’s Journey

The Power of Integrative Care Julia is an adventurer and has lived and traveled across the globe while exploring various cultures. While she’s from the midwest, she feels that she can make anywhere home!  Julia has always been healthy and strives to take care of herself. This made…

The Importance of Early Detection

Breast cancer screenings, self-exams, and the impact of genetics. While breast cancer is symptomatic for some, for many, breast cancer occurs with few warning signs and this can be very detrimental. When found at later stages, breast cancer often requires more rigorous treatments. To prevent late detection, the…

United Breast Cancer Foundation Participates in the 2021 CFC Season

The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the world’s largest annual charitable giving campaign, open to federal, military, and postal employees.  Huntington, NY (PRWeb) This year, UBCF is excited to announce its ninth consecutive year participating in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). The CFC is an opportunity for Federal,…

United Breast Cancer Foundation Supports Twisted Pink with a Matching $5,000 Gift for the Give for Good Louisville Campaign

#GiveForGoodLou is an unprecedented day of unity in the name of philanthropy. Communities from across Kentucky and Southern Indiana will join forces to give vital support to participating nonprofits on Friday, September 17, 2021. Huntington, NY (PRWeb) On Friday, September 17, the Community Foundation of Louisville is hosting…

UBCF Chosen by Stop & Shop’s Community Bag Program

Reduce single-use plastic in the environment and give back to those in need, all while running routine errands at the local Stop & Shop! As part of the ongoing Community Bag Program, every month, a different local non-profit is selected to benefit from the sale of reusable Community…

UBCF Expanding Covid Grants

UBCF is adjusting our service model to meet the needs of clients during COVID After an overwhelmingly positive response to the UBCF COVID Emergency Assistance Program, United Breast Cancer Foundation has launched an expanded program to fulfill more requests for assistance; introducing the UBCF COVID Grant Program! COVID…

UBCF Celebrates with Twisted Pink at ‘An Evening Inspired’ Gala

UBCF was the Title Patient Sponsor of the Twisted Pink Gala, gifting tickets to 32 breast cancer patients, survivors and guests. United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF) was proud to be the Title Patient Sponsor of Twisted Pink’s 7th Annual Gala, “An Evening Inspired”, held on July 9th at Churchill Downs…

Covid-19 & Breast Cancer Care

Cancer Care During Covid Covid-19 has impacted many different facets of life, including breast cancer care, diagnosis, and treatment. This is visible in the way treatment has been delayed and altered to deal with the extreme challenges caused by the pandemic. The Covid-19 pandemic has lasted for more…

Annette’s Journey

The Strength in Hope and Staying Positive Annette, a grandmother to eight and mother of three, is the picture of hope and love. Despite the downs of breast cancer, she sees the good in life. In 2011 Annette was first diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent a lumpectomy,…