The Breast Cancer Foundation, Cayman Islands

CTMH | Doctors Hospital Receive Bio-Metric Freezer and Cold Caps

CTMH | Doctors Hospital receive a bio-metric freezer along with 20 cold caps and necessary training which will now enable them to offer cold capping to their chemotherapy patients, this service enables patients to keep their hair during chemotherapy and with the delivery of this equipment, CTMH | Doctors Hospital comes into line with the Read more »

Thank you to Carlene Wilson

We are grateful to Carlene Wilson, who each year creates the most fabulous Christmas Decorations for her family and friends only asking for a donation to a local charity in return, this year she has chosen the Wellness Program run by us at the Foundation, the fabulous amount of CI$850.00 will do directly to supporting Read more »

Rock in Cayman Concert in Aid of Breast Cancer Foundation

Steve & Andrea Hughes, big supporters of the Foundation are bringing a band onto the island, Last Internationale, they are described as Folk Rock, Alternative Rock, Indie Rock and punk blues – quite a mixture! They have appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, they opened from Robert Plant and were with The Who Read more »

Support Group Christmas Social Evening 2017

Our annual Christmas social event was very kindly hosted by the wonderfully generous Melissa Thompson and her husband LT, fabulously assisted by their little girl Corey. The setting was perfect the company was fabulous, we were entertained by the very talented Eric Hernandez thank you for everyone for attending, we had a great time. Our Read more »

DMS Gives Back

The DMS Gives Back Committee had a company Halloween initiative back in October and all monies donated were to be allocated to the Breast Cancer Foundation. We are thrilled to receive a cheque from them for CI$827.60! We would like to thank Jelana Eckart and all of her colleagues.

Extensive Lymph Node Removal Doesn’t Improve Survival in Some Women with Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Long-term results from a large clinical trial confirm that, for some women with early-stage breast cancer who have lumpectomy as their surgical treatment, a less extensive lymph node biopsy approach is sufficient. The trial showed that women with early-stage breast cancer who have cancer cells in one or two sentinel lymph nodes can skip axillary Read more »

Cayman Pickers Event Supports Breast Cancer Foundation

Local artist’s Marc and Pam Laurenson held their annual Cayman Pickers Event at the George Town Yacht Club early in November, this is such a popular event, local artists from around Cayman donate their work and these in turn are bid on by members of the public who attend the event. This is the 3rd Read more »

Save the Date for Light Up the Night 2018

The enchanting Light Up the Night event will take place on the 3rd March 2018m by the light of the almost full moon!   Royal Palms Resort have once again invited us to have the walk start from their premises, we are so grateful to them. You can register before hand by attending the Remax office, Read more »

F45 Burpee Challenge Supports Breast Cancer Foundation

Organized by Amy Strzalko, the event was held on Seven Mile Beach on the 19th November, 2017, over 60 persons and their supporters signed up to take on this arduous challenge of doing the Burpee Challenge from the Kimpton/Seafire Resort and Hotel to Dart Beach, so a true feat of endurance.  $7,240 was raised and Read more »

Thank you from the Breast Cancer Foundation

The Breast Cancer Foundation would like to thank the following people who donated silent and live auction items for the Breast Cancer Gala Dinner 2017.