Entries by Judy Mindin

The Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle – First person: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Jewish values

The Chronicle asked Elizabeth “Betsy” Brenner and Ellen Friebert Schupper, do your Jewish values connect you with your work in support of those facing breast cancer and its aftermath? Brenner is the vice president of the board for ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis and the recently retired publisher of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Ellen Friebert […]

The Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle – Challenge Grant Could Transform Breast Cancer Nonprofit

The plan is to use the funds to “elevate awareness about our services by deepening and expanding relationships with healthcare facilities, making a significant investment in marketing and outreach initiatives, and expanding services to underserved populations,” said Ellen Friebert Schupper, ABCD’s executive director. Click Here to Read the Full Article

Nichole Kutmas – A Story of Hope

When Nichole Kutmas found a lump the size of a pencil eraser, breast cancer was the last thing on her mind. It was May 2013, and Nichole had just celebrated her 32nd birthday. She had two young daughters. Could her symptoms be a lingering effect of pregnancy hormones? Nichole wasn’t worried, but she booked an […]

Double your Donation this #GivingTuesday

Last year, 1500 women, men, sisters, brothers, husbands, wives, and children relied on ABCD to answer questions, provide guidance, and create unique one-to-one, personalized connections. Help us keep our services free and available to anyone in need.     Visit our Facebook Page to see why our supports believe in ABCD’s Mission. Click Here to […]

ABCD Breast Cancer Awareness Month

ABCD Events in the Community October 2nd BluTender: Guest bartender Morgan Oldenburg will be representing ABCD at the Pfister for their BluTender event.  10% of drink sales and 100% of tips will be donated to ABCD. October 6th WBCC Rare Chair Event: The Rare Chair Affair features 15-20 who paint and decorate chairs for this […]

ABCD Receives United Way Funding for Nuestra Conexión Outreach

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis is excited to announce that we have received funding through the Waukesha Community Impact Fund for Nuestra Conexión, an initiative focused on outreach in the Latina community. Nuestra Conexión Outreach Manager, Minerva Cornejo (pictured above with ABCD Mentor Mimi Nieves), will be attending events to increase our presence in the Latina community by connecting […]

ABCD Offered Two Million Dollar Challenge Grant by Keith Mardak

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis has been offered a $2M challenge grant by Keith Mardak to launch the Mardak 2020 Breast Cancer Initiative, a comprehensive outreach program to increase awareness about ABCD’s free, personalized, non-clinical support services to anyone affected by breast cancer. This is the largest single donation our organization has ever received and […]

ABCD announces a new and enhanced website!

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis announced the launch of a new website that elevates the organization’s patient-centered services, focuses on stories of impact, and serves as a reliable resource for breast cancer patients, healthcare professionals, families and friends. Read the full press release here.