Tag Archives: Breast Cancer Action news

Check out our newly revised free resource

By Zoë Christopher, Program Officer & Operations Manager Our latest resource, What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer, provides our unbiased, patient-centered take on the basics of breast cancer, free from industry influence.   We’ve recently updated this... 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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The US FDA building sign with text that reads Take Action for strong FDA leadershipOur bold call for political change

By Zoë Christopher, Program Officer and Operations Manager I’m proud of the impact Breast Cancer Action has had over the last few months. It's clear that when you join us and we raise our voices together we are powerful enough to bring about real change. Here’s a... Read more
Posted in BCA News, E-Alerts

Krystal Redman SpeakingExecutive Director Krystal Redman on the work of BCAction in 2021 and going forward

In their first speaking appearance as Breast Cancer Action' Executive Director, Krystal Redman outlines their vision for the work of the organization. The following clips include highlights from their talk, speaking to questions such as: What do systemic oppressions and... Read more
Posted in Articles

Biden-Harris be the administration that prioritizes breast cancerLetter to the Biden-Harris administration on addressing and ending breast cancer

By The Breast Cancer Action Team; Krystal Redman, DrPH, Executive Director; Jayla Burton, MPH, MS, Program Manager; Tibby Reas Hinderlie, Communications Manager; Lopa Pal, Development Manager; Zoe Christopher, Program Officer & Operations Manager; Heather Stone, Development... Read more
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A collage of five pieces of colorful artCalling all artists and art lovers

By Lopa Pal, Development Manager I’m so excited to share with you an idea for an upcoming event and to get your feedback on how we can make it amazing! We are planning a virtual event and online art auction in early June called Drawing the Connections. This... Read more
Posted in BCA Events, E-Alerts

Krystal Redman and Breast Cancer Action LogoBCAction’s legacy drives our mission forward

By Krystal Redman, DrPH, Executive Director In this email I would like to introduce myself as the new Executive Director of the Breast Cancer Action team. My first day with Breast Cancer Action was Monday, January 4th. Since that date we’ve faced an insurrection at our... Read more
Posted in BCA News, E-Alerts

Breast Cancer Action LogoLooking back and moving forward

By Marj Plumb, DrPH, Interim Executive Director July 2020 to January 2021, and Karuna Jaggar, Former Executive Director, March 2011 to June 2020 2020 was a year that reminded us all why Breast Cancer Action’s uncompromising health justice work is so important—even while... Read more
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Krystal Redman and Breast Cancer Action LogoWelcome our new Executive Director

By Peggy Huston, Chair, Board of Directors Thank you! I’ve always known that Breast Cancer Action’s power lies in our grassroots activism and the support of people like you and today is no exception. Thank you for your overwhelming support during our year-end... Read more
Posted in BCA News, E-Alerts

Page 2 and 3 of Breast Cancer Action's Annual ReportWe’ve made some big changes

By Peggy Huston, Chair, BCAction Board of Directors Our world has greatly shifted this year. When we look back on the time span of June 2019 – June 2020 we will reflect on two historic changes – how the nation grappled with life under COVID-19, and how we stepped more... Read more
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