The Woodlands, Texas (January 4, 2018):
iGoPink/The Breast Cancer Charities of America announced that they will be raising their annual iGoPink Scholarship amount to $15,000 for one student in the greater Houston area for the 2018 year. The iGoPink Scholarship is open to high school graduates, or current college students, whose primary caregiver has been affected by breast cancer within the last year.
“iGoPink/The Breast Cancer Charities is about changing the lives of women and their families who have been impacted by breast cancer” stated Erica A. Johnson, Founder & Executive Director, iGoPink | The Breast Cancer Charities of America. “This level of scholarship is truly life-changing; when breast cancer strikes a caregiver, it impacts the entire family. Many times families can’t afford higher education and the cost of breast cancer treatments. It is our goal in providing this scholarship that we will alleviate that burden for one family in the Greater Houston area and allow a student to continue to pursue their higher education.”
The Breast Cancer Charities of America is a nonprofit organization headquartered in The Woodlands, TX serving women across the country who are battling or have battled breast cancer while empowering youth to take control of their health from a preventative measures standpoint. BCCA is the leader in integrated cancer care, and focuses on education, financial & medical assistance, and making women feel more like themselves throughout a breast cancer diagnosis.
The iGoPink Scholarship application is open January 24th – April 30th. The scholarship is available for Houston area high school graduates or current college students who attend a Texas-based University. To learn more about the iGoPink Scholarship or how you can help fund further programs of The Breast Cancer Charities of America, please visit www.iGoPink.org.