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Organization Name:Breast Intentions (formerly Breast Friends Forever)


Founded: 2008 in Middletown, NJ

To provide CRISIS INTERVENTION for women facing financial hardship as they battle cancer.  Started by teenage cousins, Mike Ruane and Erika Rech for their aunts and mothers, with $1,000.

  • BI will help with the purchase of wigs, prosthesis, or help to pay transportation, bills, co-pays, rent, etc.
  • Must provide a doctor’s note of diagnosis/treatment.
  • Additional chapters in NewYork, Illinois and Massachusetts.

Contact Information:

Marianne Ruane , VP

Carol Rech , VP

Joan Antonio , Treasurer