BCA News

Volunteer Spotlight: Dina Balatti

Meet Dina Balatti one of Breast Cancer Action's superstar volunteers. Read more
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In Honor & Memory

Donations made to BCAction between November 7, 2019 – March 24, 2020 in honor or memory.  DONATIONS IN HONOR  Rita Arditti     from Dr. Barbara Rubin  Abigail Arons     from Dr. Elissa... Read more
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Special Thanks

We could not do this work without the support of so many members and volunteers. Thank you to Alan Kleinschmidt and the San Francisco Choral Society for complimentary tickets for our staff, board & volunteers to their wonderful performances. Thank you to Carol Fong for... Read more
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Dear California: Fossil Fuels are Fueling a Public Health Crisis

Fossil fuel production is fueling the cancer and climate crisis -- and threatening our health and our communities. Read more
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Opportunity to Lead Breast Cancer Action

We're seeking a new Executive Director - check out the job description and pass it on. Read more
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Welcome to Our New Board Member: Alicia D. Justice

By Connie Matthiessen, Communications Manager Our all-volunteer Board of Directors is a remarkable group of people who set the vision for Breast Cancer Action and lead the organization by determining organizational policy, assuring our financial security, and representing... Read more
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Announcement from the Executive Director

by Karuna Jaggar, Executive Director As we turn to a new year and a new decade, it’s a time for reflection. I am deeply grateful for Breast Cancer Action’s fearless and feisty community, and I draw strength in the solidarity of our work together as the cancer... Read more
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PFAS Next Door

By Victoria Sittig Hicks We spoke with people in communities affected by PFAS contamination around the country as part of our research for the Say Never to Forever Chemicals campaign targeting corporate giant 3M. We were inspired by these fierce activists and are pleased... Read more
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Your Walgreens Win: You Spoke Up and Walgreens Listened

By Jayla Burton, Program Officer My first experience with the breast cancer industry was during a fundraiser for my high school. We were separated into teams and tasked with raising money to support breast cancer research, and there was a prize for the team that raised the most... Read more
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Welcome to Our New Program Officer, Jayla Burton

By Connie Matthiessen, Communications Manager We're very happy to introduce you to Jayla Burton who joined Breast Cancer Action's staff as our Program Officer in July.  Jayla is a graduate student at the University of San Francisco pursuing dual Masters Degrees in... Read more
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