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Dear Survivors, YOU are invited to our Thankful Feast. November 15th 6:00 pm
November 2016



We are so Thankful for your courage, strength, inspiration and hope,
which you have offered to each of us.

Regardless of the stage of diagnosis and treatment you are in, or the stage of recurrence you are experiencing, we are here for each other.


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Bring a dish to share!

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Survivors speak out about racial disparities in breast cancer
July 2016

One in eight women are diagnosed with breast cancer, but new research shows the disparities in how different people are affected.
Dr. Nadine Barrett from Duke University says she found white women are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer while non-white women -- mainly black or Hispanic women -- are more likely to die from it.
"It's disappointing," Dr. Barrett said. "Quite frankly, it's unacceptable."
In 2013, Dr. Barrett says the breast cancer mortality was 39% higher in black women than in white women. And African-American women are often diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer when treatment options are limited, costly and the prognosis is poor.
Dr. Barrett said as much as research backs up her headline fact, she doesn't have the specific answer as to why. She says it could be a lack of resources, information, fear to discuss, genetics or education.
She says the solution, always, is knowledge. Read More here

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Skin Reactions to Radiation
May 2016

While you're undergoing radiation treatment, the first thing you'll likely notice will be a change in the color of your skin, from pink to red. Read some facts here ... [..] Read more


Tee Party at the Phillips Place This Thursday!
May 2016

5th Annual TEE Party at Phillips Place

Thursday, May 5, 2016

6pm - 11pm

At Phillips Place
6800 Phillips Place Court
Charlotte, NC 28210

Tee off golf week in style!

Entertainment:
Simply Irresistible Band
Right On Band

**NEW THIS YEAR**
Hospitality Passes
- Includes access to VIP tent, liquor, wine, beer, bottled water and appetizers!
- Purchase Hospitality Passes at www.phillipsplacecharlotte .com

Putt to Play at Palisades & "Play the Championship" Golf Simulator benefiting Carolina Breast Friends

Free Event, Free Parking & Rain or Shine ... [..] Read more


Top Ten Questions....
April 2016

Top 10 questions you need to ask before getting implants!

Meet with Dr. Kara Criswell Tuesday, May 10th

Program starts at 6:30 pm


1. How long implants should be in the body.
2. Autoimmune issues developing with implants.
3. Proper removal of the implant, encapsulation and possible lymph nodes
4. Making sure the breast are healthy before implanting
5. What to do if they become encapsulated or experiencing pain
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Brick & Bloom Celebration
April 2016

BRICK AND BLOOM CELEBRATION

Now is your chance to show your support with a onetime donation that will last a lifetime. Come on out to the Pink House on Sunday, May 1 at 2:00 pm and celebrate with us. Buy a brick (or more than one!) for yourself, in honor or celebration of a loved one.
Each sponsored brick will be a visible part of the Pink House and helps further the CBFs mission ... [..] Read more


Mary Ann Wasil
April 2016


The CBF family would like to send our heartfelt prayers and condolences to the family in the passing of Mary Ann Wasil, of the Get in Touch Foundation. She was a dear friend, sister and hero to those who knew her. Rest easy....
Friends and family are invited to join Mary Ann's family on Saturday, April 23rd from 9:00am-12:00pm at Saint Thomas More's Catholic Chapel and Center at Yale University ... [..] Read more


Dancing With The Stars 2016
April 2016


Dancing with the Stars of Charlotte


Saturday, April 16th 2016


Doors open at 7:00pm

Show starts at 8:00pm


Dancing with the Stars of Charlotte for the Pink House, in partnership with Mark Ballas Dance and Performing Arts team and Charlotte Ballroom offer an evening of tempting tangos, sizzling salsas and jumping jives, performed by local stars matched with professional dance instructors in its celebratory first show! The show is at the Booth Playhouse.

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Visitation Celebration and Memorial Service for Jennifer L. Sherrel
March 2016

Visitation, Celebration and Memorial Service for Jennifer Ledford Sherrel
Thursday Mar.24th-Visitation from 2:00-4:00 pm at Palmetto Funeral Home, 2049 Carolina Place Drive, Fort Mill, SC 29708

Thursday Evening Mar.24th at 7:00 pm --A Celebration of Life party to honor and remember her passion for life will be held at: Center Stage NoDa,
2315 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC 28205

Good Friday Mar. 25th- at 10:00 am at ... [..] Read more


FASHION D'LUX
March 2016

Come celebrate life, love and joy as we bring together the biggest names in fashion and philanthropy, on Saturday, March 26th AT 7:30 PM
Featuring local designers and international brands FASHION D'LUX Runway show will be the biggest yet! Guests will arrive in style to our Party on the Plaza featuring a variety of vendors and fashionable festivities.
Hosted by Danielle Trotta and Hade Robinson, this spectacular evening will leave you wanting more!... [..] Read more


Drumming To Beat Cancer
February 2016

Hosted by our guest speaker Scott Swimmer
Drum in honor or memory of someone, for your own fortification or just out of the goodness of your own heart and support survivorship.
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Dr. Teng - What is Lymphedema
February 2016

WHAT IS LYMPHEDEMA?
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Myofascial Release
February 2016

What is Myofascial Release?
Myofascial Release is a safe and very effective hands - on technique that involves applying gentle sustained pressure into the Myofascial connective tissue re-strictions, to eliminate pain and restore function. Fascia plays an important role in the support and function of our bodies, since it surrounds and attaches to all structures. In the normal healthy state, the fascia is relaxed and wavy in configuration. It has the ability to stretch and ... [..] Read more


Get your Pink in the Rink Tickets! They are selling fast!!
January 2016

Charlotte Checkers vs San Diego Gulls

Pink in the Rink 2016


Saturday, February 13th

7:00 pm

Bojangles Coliseum

Tickets are $15

To purchase, order here

Use Promo Code: CBF


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