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GBCCF Attends Artz, Eatz and Beatz

April 22 – The 2nd Annual Artz, Eatz and Beatz fundraiser benefitting GBCCF was held at the AC Hotel by Marriott at Phipps Plaza, Buckhead. The event, which drew more than 100 attendees, featured spinning by DJ Camille, cuisine by Red Sky Tapas, a silent auction and incredible art pieces from area artists including Anderson […]

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Breast Cancer Research Program (DOD BCRP), AHCA in the Spotlight

March 20, 2017–We attended the National Breast Cancer Coalition‘s (NBCC) Team Leader Training in Washington, DC. This unique training session is designed to give advocates from across the country, the opportunity to hear first hand what issues are being considered in Congress and help train them for leading a team from their state to advocate […]

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National Breast Cancer Coalition is Hiring

The National Breast Cancer Coalition is hiring a Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and External Affairs.  See below. Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and External Affairs In 2010, the National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC), a grassroots advocacy organization, launched Breast Cancer Deadline 2020®, with a goal of knowing how to end breast cancer by January […]

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GBCCF Hosts Interactive Advocacy Day at Georgia Capitol

Atlanta, Ga. (February 28, 2017) – The Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (GBCCF), a nonprofit organization serving as Georgia’s voice to end breast cancer, is holding a free community event that brings together citizens and lawmakers to discuss the impact of breast cancer on Georgia. “Nearly 9,000 Georgians will be diagnosed with breast cancer this […]

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Advocacy Works. Are you WITH us?

Theodore Roosevelt, our 26th President and one of our great leaders, once said, “In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.” His words still ring true today. If we don’t do anything, we will continue to lose more than 40,000 […]

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Brides Against Breast Cancer

The Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition is happy to announce a new partnership with Brides Against Breast Cancer! Brides Against Breast Cancer started out of a charity organization founded in 1997, Brides Against Breast Cancer (“BABC”) was launched. Since then BABC has helped thousands of women buy affordable pre-owned wedding dresses and in turn has donated […]

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Advocacy Alert: Affordable Care Act

As you may know, Senate Republicans are working now to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The Senate met late into the night Wednesday and approved the budget they will use as the vehicle for repealing ACA. Among more than 100 amendments submitted, Democrat Senators put forth several proposals that were voted on and defeated […]

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DOD Breast Cancer Research Program

Your advocacy is working! As of this week, these Representatives have signed the letter in support of level funding for the Department of Defense (DOD) peer-reviewed Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP). We really need you continuing to contact your members to urge them to sign the letter. The deadline for signing is Monday, March 14th.  […]

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