Archive for Breast Cancer Awareness

Male Breast Cancer: The Stigma

Today we must emphasize health promotion and primary prevention. This is Men’s Health Week, and we are bringing attention to the stigma surrounding male breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer in men is rare — less than 1 percent of all breast cancer occurs…

Happy Father’s Day from UBCF!

Celebrating fathers in every form UBCF would like to honor all fathers for their love, commitment, and dedication to their children and families. When one thinks of fatherhood, a familiar image may come to mind: perhaps a father and son having a catch in the backyard, or a…

Happy Mental Health Month from UBCF

As May comes to a close, so does mental health month. However, this does not mean the conversation about mental health should come to a close. Battling breast cancer takes a toll not only on one’s physical health, but also one’s mental health. It can be draining spending…

Reflecting on My Time as an Intern at UBCF

I’m Sara Frawley, the Communications Intern for United Breast Cancer Foundation. I joined UBCF in June 2020, as a sophomore in college with little experience in the real world. The pandemic had just begun and I was looking for a way to have a positive impact in such…

Happy Mother’s Day from UBCF

Mother’s Day means something different to each of us, and here at United Breast Cancer Foundation, we wish all moms a very happy Mothers Day. Being a Mother is a title not simply reserved for women who give birth. Moms come in all sorts of packages – and…

Start Your Peer To Peer Fundraiser for UBCF Today

United Breast Cancer Foundation is a national nonprofit that serves women, men, and families facing a breast cancer diagnosis as well as those in need of early detection services. We have developed a new way for the community to get involved and make a positive difference in the…

Happy Spring from UBCF

Welcoming Love, Light, and Rebirth Happy Spring from United Breast Cancer Foundation! With this new season comes new opportunities for light, love and healing. Here are some tips to welcoming the spirit and warmth of spring into your life. The home can be hugely influential on one’s attitude…

Donate Your Car to UBCF This Tax Season!

Tax season is officially upon us and now is the perfect time to make a positive impact through tax deductible donations! Breast cancer is currently the most common type of cancer in the United States. Instead of selling your old car, why not donate your old vehicle to…

Happy Valentine’s Day from UBCF

Valentine’s Day is a day for love, support, and celebration. When it comes to breast cancer, Valentine’s Day can be the perfect time to celebrate the little things. UBCF wishes breast cancer patients, survivors, care providers, and their families extra love and support today – because we know…

UBCF Gives the “Gift of Sleep” to 160 breast cancer patients and survivors

Tempur-Pedic® mattresses provided at no cost in Louisville, KY HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 10, 2021 United Breast Cancer Foundation conducted its 20th “Gift of Sleep” Tempur-Pedic® Mattress Donation Event on October 30, 2021 as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is the 3rd UBCF mattress donation event hosted in…