Diana's Head-Shaving Support Group
Diana was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and found out that she would be undergoing chemotherapy and her hair would fall out. Not one to wait for her hair to fall out, Diana took control and held a Head-Shaving Party to shave her head and raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. And for each every $200 raised, one of Diana’s friends or family would shave their heads...
Christine is like many busy moms with a hundred things on her to-do list. She has two small children to take care of, errands to run and dinner to cook. So when she turned 40 and her doctor told her it was time for her routine mammogram, she put it off because of her busy schedule, figuring she’d get around to it eventually. A year later, Christine noticed a lump in her breast. She had...
Run for Hollis
When Rawson Livezy’s sister, Hollis, was diagnosed with breast cancer, he made a pledge to run the October 2012 Atlanta half-marathon in her honor. He started a fundraiser for the National Breast Cancer Foundation to get friends and family involved in the Run for Hollis. “I will never forget the feeling I got when I heard the news that my sister had been diagnosed with breast cancer. It is a...
Bringing Help To Women in Dallas with Convoy of...
We kicked off our partnership with Convoy of Hope a few weeks ago with our first event in our own backyard of Dallas, Texas. We were excited to be offering breast health services to women in need and to make an impact in the Dallas community. What we didn’t realize was the impact the people we were serving would have on us. As we entered the event, we saw tents for shoes, groceries,...
Thank Your Mom. Help A Mom in Need. Our Founder, Janelle Hail, was 34 years old and a mother of three little boys when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Thanks to early detection, she was able to catch the disease in its early stages. Today, her boys are grown up with children of their own. To honor moms like Janelle, we wanted to help you say “Thank You” to your mom this Mother’s Day. Thank...