Entries by Judy Mindin

Date with a Plate 2017

Our sincerest gratitude to all who made Date with a Plate 2017 a wonderful success.  Guests, sponsors, auction and raffle winners, mentors, friends, and family – Thank you! Through your commitment to ABCD, we were able to raise over $140,000 to continue our mission to provide free, personalized, one-to-one support and reliable information to all […]

Fighting Breast Cancer with Community & Peer Support

  On May 16th, 2017 ABCD Immediate Past Executive Director Ginny Finn and ABCD Board Vice President joined Dr. Varsha Shah, MD at Columbia St. Mary’s/Ascension Health Care and Breast Cancer Survivor Bill Rotter at Emanu-El Jeshurun to speak on the importance of ABCD and emotional support for those on their breast cancer journey.

Sendik’s Cake Decorating Contest

Saturday, May 5th, Sendik’s continued a series of events celebrating the grand opening of their new store in The Corners (Brookfield) with a cake decorating contest.  Participants included Sendik’s community partners: Feeding America, The Honor Flight, MACC and ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis.  Our own baker extraordinaire, ABCD Mentor Mary Reina, competed on our behalf.  […]

Be Your Own Valentine: Self-Care is not Selfish

On February 14th, 2017 ABCD Mentors, Participants, and Supporters gathered to connect with each other and learn the importance of self-care.  Guest speakers Katherine Puckett, PhD, MS, MSW, LCSW Chief Division of Mind-Body Medicine at CTCA and Lil Sullivan, RN Parish Nurse, West Granville Presbyterian Church emphasized the significance of taking care of yourself.  Attendees […]

Sendik’s ABCD Promotion

Balistreri Owned & Operated Sendik’s Food Market is once again running a three-month promotion to benefit ABCD. The promotion will run at all 14 locations February 1st through April 30th, 2017. You can help support ABCD at your local Sendik’s in the following ways: · 2/1 through 4/30          All proceeds from […]

Be Our Guests!

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at a truly distinctive luncheon with Lil Sullivan, RN, BSN, BC – parish nurse and Katherine Puckett, PhD, renowned mind-body therapist. View more information below:

Celebrate a Successful Year!

Join us as we celebrate a successful year of service and share our vision for the coming year. Tuesday, January 25th 5:30 – 7:00pm ABCD Office 5775 North Glen Park Road Suite 201 Glendale, WI Learn more about ABCD’s service, outreach, and presence in our community Socialize with ABCD Mentors, Board Members, Staff, and Supporters. […]

Season of Support

This holiday season we encourage you to continue your support of ABCD. Breast Cancer doesn’t take a holiday and neither do we. ABCD’s free, personalized, one-to-one matches will continue through the holidays and beyond. #ThePowerOfOneToOne While family and friends support is essential, ABCD provides Participants an ability to speak with Mentors who have been in […]

Support ABCD through Workplace Giving!

ABCD is proud – and grateful – to benefit from workplace giving in many settings.  This fall, we hope you’ll consider including ABCD in your choices when giving at work. ABCD participates in the Combined Federal Campaign as a member of Community Health Charities.  http://corp.healthcharities.org/   To designate a gift please use our code:  #22146. We […]