12 04, 2017

Latrice Williams

By | 2017-04-12T20:27:56+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Latrice Williams

In August of 2016, just when I was going to start my music career I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I didn’t understand the timing or reasoning but the music that God gave me is the best distraction to deal with the cancer and uncomfortable treatments. This has been such a difficult journey, but with [...]

14 03, 2017

Jacqueline S.’s Story

By | 2017-10-17T15:56:21+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Jacqueline S.’s Story

My name is Jacqueline Schneider, and I will be 51 in March. I was diagnosed in September 2016 and decided on the double mastectomy which was performed in October 2016 followed in December by reconstruction. I returned to work part-time and I am currently in physical therapy for the right arm movement and capsular contracture [...]

14 03, 2017

Geraldine’s Story

By | 2017-10-17T15:56:21+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Geraldine’s Story

I am a mother and grandmother. I've always worked and been an active member in my church. I love to travel, visit with family & friends and I served in many missions trips helping others. I have always been a very active, full of life person, and even now every opportunity I get to encourage [...]

18 01, 2017

Sana’s Story

By | 2017-01-24T13:45:36+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Sana’s Story

I was given the ultimate life changing and devastating news that any daughter could hear. My mother had been diagnosed with stage II B intraductal breast cancer. I received the news from my mother herself. Once I fully comprehended the situation, the ground beneath my feet had been ripped out from under me. Finding out [...]

18 01, 2017

Elise’s Story

By | 2017-01-24T13:44:53+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Elise’s Story

Breast cancer has always been a big part of my life, even before my own diagnosis. My mother was first. In late 2013 my mother submitted for the BRCA-1 testing and the results came back positive. I immediately repeated the test that following January and also tested positive for the mutation. My mother was in [...]

18 01, 2017

Elaine’s Story

By | 2017-01-24T13:45:12+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Elaine’s Story

I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 which reoccurred in 2013, then I decided to have a mastectomy. The Breast Cancer Charities of America was there for me, eliminating the worry of paying my living expenses so I could focus on getting well. I feel blessed to have had their support as well [...]