Entries by Judy Mindin

ABCD announces new leadership

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis announces new leadership. Wayne C. Oldenburg and Ellen Friebert Schupper have been named Board President and Executive Director, respectively. Read the full press release here. Wayne C. Oldenberg Board President Ellen Friebert Schupper Executive Director

Celebration for Cancer Patients and Survivors – June 6th

Celebration for Cancer Patients and Survivors June 6th you’ll find ABCD at Moorland Reserve Health Center in honor of National Cancer Survivor Day.  We’ll be joined by a variety of organizations to help celebrate all cancer patients and survivors.  There will be raffles, food, a photo booth, and so much more!  Make sure to stop […]

Celebration for Cancer Patients and Survivors – June 5th

Celebration for Cancer Patients and Survivors Join us June 5th at Community Memorial Hospital from 5:00-6:30pm to celebrate cancer patients and survivors.  ABCD will have a table there to help honor those who have been touched by cancer offering our support and services to those in need. Community Memorial Hospital/Treiber Conference Room (Menomonee Falls) June […]

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 […]