Breast cancer survivor walks catwalk to benefit nonprofit

Joan Capurro will strut down the catwalk at the To Celebrate Life fundraiser. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal)

Joan Capurro will strut down the catwalk at the To Celebrate Life fundraiser. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal)

Posted on September 19, 2016 in General, In The News

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Posted on November 21, 2016 in General, In The News

Marin Magazine features Stepping Out

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Posted on November 21, 2016 in General, In The News

Hero & Zero: Gala for a cause & kitten overload

Hero & Zero: Gala for a cause & kitten overload – Pacific Sun | Marin County, California

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Posted on September 14, 2016 in General, In The News

Foundation grants totaling $300,000 From Marin Magazine On The Scene June 2016

Marin Magazine On The Scene June 2016

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Posted on June 22, 2016 in In The News

North Bay Business Journal – To Celebrate Life Grants $300,000 to 16 Bay Area Nonprofit Organizations

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Posted on May 30, 2016 in In The News

The North Bay Business Journal Solano Hispanic Chamber award-winners; other North bay business briefs

April  18, 2016 The North Bay Business Journal ran the grants information. http://www.northbaybusinessjournal.com/northbay/sonomacounty/5493353-181/solano-hispanic-chamber-awards-north-bay-business#page=2

To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation, a volunteer-based nonprofit organization whose goal is to ensure that no one faces breast cancer alone, announced the recipients of their 2016 grant awards, distributed among 16 Bay Area nonprofit organizations totaling $300,000. North Bay recipients include: Ceres Community Project (healing meals for breast cancer patients), Sebastopol/ San Rafael /Alameda; Institute for Health & Healing (holistic support for breast cancer patients), Greenbrae; Marin Center for Independent Living (Mary Mathews breast cancer advocacy project), San Rafael; Marin General Hospital Foundation (strength ABC program and diagnostic fund for un/under-insured patients), Greenbrae; Sunflower Wellness (beyond breast cancer), San Francisco/Marin; Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation (cancer support services), Santa Rosa.

Posted on May 7, 2016 in In The News

SF Business Times – By the Numbers By Chris Rauber

$300,000 amount awarded to 16 Bay area nonproits (including six in San Francisco) by the To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation. Since its
launch in 1996, the foundation has made $4.55 million in grants.

As seen in SF Business Times – By Chris Rauber

Posted on May 7, 2016 in In The News

Northbaybiz.Com To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation Awards 2016 Grants To 16 Bay Area Nonprofits

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Apr 14, 2016,
Kentfield
To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation
breast cancer nonprofit
Marin

Press Release Description

TO CELEBRATE LIFE BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION AWARDS 2016 GRANTS TO 16 BAY AREA NONPROFITS

Foundation grants over $4.55 million since inception to Bay Area breast cancer nonprofits

To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation, a volunteer-based nonprofit organization whose goal is to ensure that no one faces breast cancer alone, is thrilled to announce the recipients of their 2016 grant awards that were distributed among 16 Bay Area nonprofit organizations totaling $300,000.

 

These awards bring the total granted since the organization’s inception in 1996 to over $4.55 million. The recipients were chosen from a pool of applicants by the Foundation’s Grants Review Committee, which is made up of community health and medical leaders, breast cancer survivors, Foundation supporters and past and present Foundation directors. The grants were given to nonprofits which help women and men with breast health issues by providing emergency, direct and patient navigation services, financial support for the underserved, holistic complementary therapies, diagnostics and emotional support programs. For more information call 415-455-5882 or visit www.tocelebratelife.org

 

“We are incredibly proud to have granted over $4.5 million dollars in the past 20 years to the many important programs that assist underserved populations with breast health issues,” said Jane Pallas, To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation Board President. “Our vision has always been that no one should face breast cancer alone.  With the support of our generous donors and the tremendous work of our volunteers, we are making a difference in the day-to-day care of those living with the challenges of breast cancer.”
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Posted on April 14, 2016 in Press Releases

Hero & Zero: Nonprofit heroes & a lazy delivery guy

Hero & Zero: Nonprofit heroes & a lazy delivery guy

Hero & Zero: Nonprofit heroes & a lazy delivery guy – Pacific Sun | Marin County, California

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By Nikki Silverstein Pacific Sun April 13, 2016

Hero & Zero: Nonprofit heroes & a lazy delivery guy – Pacific Sun | Marin County, California

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Hero: “No one should face breast cancer alone” is a guiding principle of To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation, a nonprofit based in Kentfield. This volunteer-based organization recently awarded $300,000 in grants to 16 Bay Area agencies, five in Marin, that provide services to underserved populations with breast health issues. The group began in 1996, when several Marin breast cancer survivors held a small fundraiser, which evolved into a large annual gala. Over the past 20 years, the foundation has granted more than $4.5 million dollars and assisted 20,000 individuals. “We are making a difference in the day-to-day care of those living with the challenges of breast cancer,” said Jane Pallas, board president. Thank you to the heroes at To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation for their lifesaving work.
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Posted on April 13, 2016 in In The News