In The News
Fourth annual 'The Fashion Show' a success (Portsmouth Herald)
On a windswept April afternoon about 300 guests enjoyed an afternoon admiring spring fashions modeled by local women from the area’s eclectic boutiques.
Women's Life Imaging Underwrites 4th annual Fashion Show (Fosters Daily Democrat)
Women’s Life Imaging Center has signed on as title sponsor of The Fashion Show and Silent Auction to benefit My Breast Cancer Support.
My Breast Cancer Support selected show benefactor (Fosters Medical Briefs)
My Breast Cancer Support has announced it has been chosen as the nonprofit benefactor of The Fashion Show, an annual charitable event that mixes charitable giving with fashion.
My Breast Cancer Support announces scooter winner (Portsmouth Herald)
Laura Hansen from Durham was the winner of the EZ Bikes and Scooter Raffle. In partnership with EZ Bikes and Scooters of Exeter, 300 tickets were sold for a chance to win a complete package that included a MIO 50 scooter, helmet, gloves, and seat cover; valued at just under $2,500.
My Breast Cancer Support director advocates for PALS Act (Portsmouth Herald)
Halstead works to protect earlier screening
Tri-City dealership donates to patient support (Fosters Daily Democrat)
My Breast Cancer Support is pleased to announce that Tri-City Chrysler Dodge Jeep & Ram recently presented the non-profit with a $5,000 donation to support its mission of providing tangible, practical and emotional support to breast cancer patients in the Greater Seacoast NH/ME area.
Dover High School Pink the Wave Announcement (Fosters Daily Democrat)
The Dover High School Green Wave Football Boosters Club, in cooperation with Dover High School Band and Cheering Booster Clubs, will host Pink the Wave Night this Friday, an annual fundraiser and breast cancer awareness event.
Help Coastal Fitness fight breast cancer (Portsmouth Herald)
Coastal Fitness and My Breast Cancer Support, a local nonprofit with no affiliation to national organizations, will partner this October to raise money for local breast cancer patients.
Winners announced of CelebratePink 5K (Fosters Daily Democrat)
My Breast Cancer Support has announced the award winners of its seventh annual CelebratePink 5K Road Race and Walk fund-raiser, which raised more than $65,000 for local breast cancer patients.
Women's Ice Hockey Participates in Seventh Annual CelebratePink 5K Road Race (Wildcats in the Community)
The University of New Hampshire women's ice hockey team took part in the seventh annual CelebratePink 5K Road Race and Walk on Sunday, Sept. 13. The team and coaching staff raised $2,500 for the event, benefiting My Breast Cancer Support.
CelebratePink 5K Sports Brief (Portsmouth Herald)
The CelebratePink 5K Road Race and Walk will take place at 9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at Portsmouth Middle School, 155 Parrott Ave., Portsmouth, N.H.
Register now for the CelebratePink 5K (Portsmouth Herald)
My Breast Cancer Support has announced that registration is open and plans are well underway for its seventh annual CelebratePink 5K Road Race and Walk scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 13, in downtown Portsmouth.
Sponsors announced for My Breast Cancer Support's gala (Fosters Daily Democrat)
My Breast Cancer Support will be hosting its annual Evening by the Sea gala garden cocktail party and fundraiser at Wentworth By The Sea Country Club in Rye, from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16.
Raffle to help support breast cancer patients (Fosters Daily Democrat)
My Breast Cancer Support recently announced that it has partnered with EZ Bikes and Scooters of Exeter, to raffle off a MIO 50 Scooter to raise funds to support breast cancer patients throughout the Greater Seacoast New Hampshire/Maine area.
My Breast Cancer Support celebrates 10 years (Fosters Daily Democrat)
My Breast Cancer Support, an independent N.H. nonprofit organization that provides emotional wellness programs and tangible support for breast cancer patients and their families in the Greater Seacoast New Hampshire and Maine, will celebrate its 10th anniversary in 2015.
Blue Mermaid fundraiser for My Breast Cancer Support (Portsmouth Herald)
The Blue Mermaid is going pink. The restaurant will dedicate a week of fundraising efforts to benefit breast cancer support. From Oct. 26-31, the Blue Mermaid will donate 10 percent of all sales to local non-profit, My Breast Cancer Support.
Dover High Green Wave going pink Friday night (Fosters Daily Democrat)
The Dover High School (DHS) Green Wave Football Boosters Club, in cooperation with Dover High School Band and Cheering Booster Clubs, announced Oct. 17 as Pink the Wave Night, an annual fundraiser and breast cancer awareness event.
Seacoast Running: Celebrate Pink 5K a great race for charity (Portsmouth Herald)
One of the best parts about most races on the Seacoast is that they benefit local charities, which is exactly the case with Saturday's sixth annual Celebrate Pink 5K Run & Walk in Portsmouth. The beneficiary of this race is My Breast Cancer Support, a local and independent non-profit founded by Wendy McCoole, who is also a survivor.
Evening by the Sea Sponsor Announcement (Portsmouth Herald)
My Breast Cancer Support recently announced Portsmouth Regional Hospital and McLaughlin Transportation Systems as gold sponsors for its third annual An Evening by the Sea Gala Cocktail Party.
New leadership for My Breast Cancer Support group (Portsmouth Herald)
My Breast Cancer Support (My BCS) recently concluded its monthly board meeting and strategic session. During the session, Executive Director Wendy McCoole voiced her desire to step down after nine years at the helm to become chairman of the board. McCoole will remain an active part of My BCS as the founder and as the organization's newly appointed chairman of the board. She will continue to be involved with events and fund-raising activities.
Take Flight cancer survivors event set for June 11 (Fosters Daily Democrat)
My Breast Cancer Support has announced they will be hosting their second annual Take Flight Survivor Celebration at Take Flight Aerial Adventures Wednesday, June 11.
New board members for My Breast Cancer Support (Portsmouth Herald)
My Breast Cancer Support announced two new board members were recently elected to join the board of directors. Members-elect include Ryan Watts and Tracy Matteson.
My Breast Cancer Support adds partnering cancer center (Portsmouth Herald)
My Breast Cancer Support announced it has partnered with Southern Maine Medical Center. The new relationship will allow My Breast Cancer Support to extend its service offerings to additional breast cancer patients in southern Maine.
“We received the gift cards in yesterday’s mail. We are definitely overwhelmed by your generosity. We have them on the kitchen counter and just kinda walk by and look at them every once in awhile … with a mixture of disbelief and awe. We are so very grateful!”
Lisa, a patient who received a combination of grocery and gas cards