year old mom of six year old Devin and one year old Noah, was
diagnosed Thanksgiving 2011 with stage 2 breast cancer. She chose a
double mastectomy for herself and for her family so she didn't have to
look over her shoulder for the rest of her life and think it could
happen again. Her last chemo treatment was just days before this
She lights up a room!
61 year old grandmother of two, was diagnosed with breast cancer in
November 2009 while battling leukemia for the past 7 years. She chose a
double-mastectomy December 2009 and underwent no treatment, because of
early detection with an annual mammogram.
NOTHING puts Kitty in a
45 year old mother of three, has a strong family history of breast
cancer spanning generations, which includes, both Grandmothers, both
Sisters and several Aunts. After the loss of her Sister Jean, she joined
the "Sister Study" (administered by the Komen Foundation and Duke
Medical Research). As part of this ongoing and extensive study, Lisa
underwent an invasive breast surgery to donate breast tissue. As a BRCA
negative family - ongoing studies are done to find why this family is
Meet Chelle...MOVER, SHAKER, MOTIVATE-HER
was initially moved to show her support of her close friend who was
diagnosed with breast cancer 15 years ago. She shows her support by
fundraising and walking for the AVON WALK and will complete her 8th
Walk, May 5-6, 2012 in D.C. Chelle exceeds her fundraising goals each
year and is thrilled to share the surplus with walkers who have fallen
short of their fundraising goals.
She is a LEADER!
hipJunky is committed to donating 10% of the proceeds from each FIGHT buckle,
ongoing (no cap), to one of the following orgnaizations:
Avon Walk for Breast Cancer
Susan G. Komen
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