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International Breast Cancer Surgical Mission

Organized by: International Breast Cancer Surgical Mission

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EVENT DATE Feb 20, 2017

THE STORY:

Beautiful people!!!

Did you know that according to the World Health Organization (WHO, 2012) Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in both developed and undeveloped countries with an estimated 458,000 deaths each year??? How about the fact that of those deaths, approximately 269,000 occur in middle to lower income countries due to the lack of early screening and treatment availability??? That's more than 50%!!!

Well at some point, somebody somewhere realized that something needs to be done about this, just as you yourself may have as well, and with the help of generous donors like you, Caríbe Breast Cancer Care was eventually founded in 2012. Since then, Island Impact and the International Breast Cancer Team of Southampton, N.Y. have been able to successfully provide both preventative breast cancer care as well as quality surgical treatment to those in need on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic.

Now that you know all of this, and given that it's not too late for you to partake in the October Breast Cancer Awareness Month action, we know you are just itching to do something! By donating to our fundraiser, your contribution will be put to good use and help make as immediate of an impact as you could ever hope for. You will be funding a medical and surgical team complete with surgeons, pathologist, nurse practitioners , nurses and volunteers that will screen, treat, educate and deliver essential medical supplies to a people whom otherwise may not get the care they need or deserve.

Here's what you can do! First, make as small or as large a donation as you can. Second, share our page and this great cause with as many friends, family, co-workers, neighbours, and or strangers as you can. Third, join us at any one of our many upcoming social events. Fourth, hmm, donate some more???

We are so grateful for all of your help, we absolutely couldn't do it without you!

 

*Island Impact Ministries is a U.S. registered, 501(c) non-profit organization established in 2003 and dedicated to providing much-needed medical, educational, spiritual, and construction assistance to the people of the Dominican Republic and Haiti. These goals are accomplished through local medical clinics, funding schools and orphanages, and hosting visiting teams. Medical teams provide mobile clinics in remote locations, offer free surgeries, vital medicines and supplies to people who need it most.*

$5,938

 

30% Raised of $20,000 Goal

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  • Omar Rokayak

    $150

  • Catherine Kappen

    $200

  • Colleen Pendl

     

  • Anonymous

     

  • Madeline Gestone

    $100

  • Steve Gestone

    $50

  • James O'Neill

    $100

  • Marianne M Armshaw

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Edna Kapenhas

    $500

  • Nadine Russo

    $100

  • Michael Valdes

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • SharkTooth Man

    $25

  • Giles Family

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • Biagio Geremia

    $100

  • Catherine Russo

    $100

  • DA

    $50

  • Jeanne Cain

     

  • John Morgan

    $100

  • Brooke Geiger

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Big Bro & Wife

    $100

  • Donna Gestone

     

  • Ben Lebowitz

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Kofi "Twiggy" Sam

     

  • Diane Atchison

    $100

  • Robin karp

    $50

  • Cel & Steve

    $50

  • BG

    $75

  • Lauren Egan

    $100

  • Howie and Patti Rowland

    $150

  • Howie and Patti Rowland

    $250

  • Harry and Maria Hansen

    $100

  • jeff robinson

    $100

  • Dina Camera

    $75

  • S.Zee

    $100

  • The Busk Family

    $58.55

  • Mark Correia

    $25

  • Chuck Rogers

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Nikki

    $50

  • Mark and Debbie

    $25

  • Minna

    $50

  • Danielle Altebrando

    $100

  • Megan

    $25

  • Vinay Tak

    $500

  • Daria Abolghasemi

    $25

  • Carissa Ely

    $25

  • Robin Karp

    $50

  • Joanne & Mike Ely

    $50

  • George Grauer

    $50

  • The McAree Family

    $250

  • Fathers of three daughters.

    $100

  • Jean and Michael Semprini

    $50

  • Kristina Calvillo

    $500

  • Pantea Maharlouei

    $100

  • Kevin McKenna

    $50

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Organized by

International Breast Cancer Surgical Mission

This is a direct to organizer fundraiser.

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $5,938 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Madeline Gestone

Amount Raised

$1,405

Fundraiser Title

Kay Rowland

Amount Raised

$1,025

Fundraiser Title

International Breast Cancer Surgica...

Amount Raised

$858

 

4% Raised of $20,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Kristina Calvillo

Amount Raised

$725

Fundraiser Title

Edna Kapenhas

Amount Raised

$675

Fundraiser Title

Joseph Robert

Amount Raised

$650

Fundraiser Title

Omar Rokayak

Amount Raised

$550

Fundraiser Title

Michael Valdes

Amount Raised

$50

Donor Comments

Kevin McKenna

Kevin McKenna

DONATION: $50

7 months ago

Pantea Maharlouei

Pantea Maharlouei

DONATION: $100

7 months ago

Kristina Calvillo

Kristina Calvillo

DONATION: $500

8 months ago

Jean and Michael Semprini

Jean and Michael Semprini

DONATION: $50

8 months ago

Fathers of three daughters.

Fathers of three daughters.

DONATION: $100

8 months ago

The McAree Family

The McAree Family

DONATION: $250

8 months ago

George Grauer

George Grauer

DONATION: $50

8 months ago

Joanne  & Mike Ely

Joanne & Mike Ely

DONATION: $50

8 months ago

Robin Karp

Robin Karp

DONATION: $50

Thank you Madeline, from the bottom of my heart, you truly are one of the sweetest most beautiful angels right here on earthð 8 months ago

Carissa Ely

Carissa Ely

DONATION: $25

8 months ago

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