INSPIRATION AND HOPE

Survivor Stories 2017-10-11T11:59:35+00:00

Liette – Spotlight Survivor

SURVIVOR STORIES

Misty’s Story

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Misty’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on 2/15/17 after finding a lump in my right breast through a self-exam on my 43 rd birthday. I am currently completed with my treatments, I had 12 weeks [...]

Kristen’s Story

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Kristen’s Story

I was diagnosed on April 29, 2016 at the age of 32 while I was 25 weeks pregnant with our 4th daughter. I am finally finished with treatments as of August 2017! I have really [...]

Kristin’s Story

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Kristin’s Story

I was first diagnosed in September of 2016, and I am currently taking part in a trial with oral chemo in addition to my standard treatment. The one thing that this journey has changed the [...]

Rochelle’s Story

July 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Rochelle’s Story

This has been an eye-opening year for me and quite a journey. I went for a mammogram on May 25th and after it was done I met with Dr. Marc Brown. He said there was a [...]

Robin’s Story

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Robin’s Story

My name is Robin Letarte and I am a Patient Financial Advocate at New England Cancer Specialists. I found out about the Feeling Beautiful Again program when applying for BCCA’s other program, Help Now Fund, [...]

Janet’s Story

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Janet’s Story

I am 72, almost 73. I’m originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, but currently reside in Dallas, Texas. My family and I were affected by Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita. After moving, I had gotten laid [...]

Audreana’s story

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Audreana’s story

I am a 28-year old, middle sister of three, macramé making, fun-times-having-galore female currently kicking cancer's butt! I love any and all festivals, dogs, holiday sweaters, and my family. My favorite festivals consist of too [...]

Kimberly’s story

April 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Kimberly’s story

Hello, my name is Kimberly. I am 35-years-old and I am battling cancer for the second time in my life. I didn’t take my first diagnoses too seriously. I was 29-years-old, single, and in college. [...]

Joan’s Story

April 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Joan’s Story

I am a single mom with 5 adopted children. I have worked hard my whole life to provide for my family. This breast cancer thing has kicked my butt! I lost my job so my [...]

Latrice Williams

April 12th, 2017|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 [...]

Val’s story

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

My name is Val. I have been recently diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. It was devastating for my family to receive this news, but through God's grace I'm going to fight it until the [...]

Sophie’s Story

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

My story..... hmmmm..... Well, I was originally diagnosed with Stage II breast cancer in March 2010. I had a mastectomy of my right breast and put on chemo. It happened so fast, I almost didn't [...]

Karen’s Story

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2001. In 2011, I was diagnosed with colon cancer. Since my diagnosis, I have started to enjoy every moment/day/second of life – a life that could have been [...]

Josie ‘s Story

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

I am the sole provider for my family and was working as a 1099 employee as an Infusion nurse in the specialty of Infectious Disease. I was diagnosed with IDC stage 3 due to my [...]

Jacqueline S.’s Story

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

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. [...]

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