Donor Spotlight | Burn Boot Camp Matthews
"It's a small gift for an invaluable non-profit. With members and family who have conquered breast cancer, to have organizations like CBF watching over them, means the world."
Burn Boot Camp Matthews is led by the dynamic duo of Josh and Lindsey, who along with their members, stood alongside CBF in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month for their sixth straight year. The gym's commitment to our cause has been nothing short ... [..] Read more
Volunteer Spotlight | Melissa
"There is no better feeling than to give with your whole heart, and CBF has created the perfect, most rewarding outlet for me to do that to support a cause that will forever be dear to my heart."
Melissa, the owner of Proper Flower, is a shining star among our volunteers at Carolina Breast Friends. Her journey with CBF began with a poignant introduction by former Executive Director, Lynn Erdman, to create a beautiful arrangement ... [..] Read more
Mission Moment | Susan
"You can have the most wonderful family and friends, but to have an objective, outside person who has been there and can offer advice, that is the biggest thing...The value of The Pink House is having that sense of community."
February's Mission Moment was written by Alicia Roberts, CBF Volunteer.Susan Harper sees herself as a community-seeker as well as a community-builder. She was initially diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 ... [..] Read more
Mission Moment | Shardell
"I know that not everyone is blessed to have the support of family and friends. CBF is a place where you can find refuge, cry, laugh, give advice and seek advice."
Shardell's journey with Carolina Breast Friends (CBF) began in April 2023, shortly after she moved to Charlotte. In search of support for her battle against HER2+ breast cancer, Shardell found solace in CBF's mission. Having faced the challenging reality of a breast ... [..] Read more
Volunteer Spotlight | Lana
"As a Survivor, I know how important it is to have a community that supports you. It is so meaningful to have a group of people who can empathize and understand that fighting journey. Now that I am on the other side, I want to give back to those going through this now and continue the amazing work CBF is doing to make this a safe and supportive sisterhood."
Lana, a 21-year breast cancer ... [..] Read more
Donor Spotlight | Caroline
"I ultimately wanted to support CBF because it is a local and small organization that gives back to the community."
Meet 12-year-old entrepreneur, Caroline, the founder of Dogwood Designs, who is making waves with her handmade scrunchies and philanthropic spirit. Caroline not only crafts vibrant and stylish scrunchies from patterned and colorful fabrics but also allocates a portion of her vendor sales to different nonprofit organizations.Last October, in recognition of Breast Cancer ... [..] Read more