Entries by Judy Mindin

Plum Media Recognized for Project with ABCD

“It was an honor to work with Plum Media. Their creative team was able to capture the heart and soul of ABCD in a powerful and compassionate way that truly showcases our mission,” said Leanne Mindin, ABCD’s Communications and External Relations Associate for this video. “We are looking forward to working side by side with […]

Morgan Oldenburg: Carrying on a Legacy, Her Own Way

Morgan Oldenburg isn’t one to seek the spotlight. But as the eldest daughter of the late Melodie Wilson Oldenburg, Morgan recognizes her role in carrying on an important legacy in the Milwaukee community. Her mother, an Emmy award-winning journalist, local anchorwoman, and television reporter, was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992; seven years later, she […]

Welcome New Mentors!

Please join ABCD Staff and Board Members in welcoming our recent New Mentors who completed online training on Saturday, March 17th ! Congratulations and welcome to the family: Carrie, Christine, Connie, Cindy, Danielle, Elaine, Jane, Jody, Krista, Laurie, Marcy, Maritza, Mary Ann, Michelle, Pat, Phyllis, Reema, Sandy, Sarah, Susan, Tamika, Wendy 22 New Mentors 7 States […]

Jack Congleton: A Story of Partnership

Jack Congleton greets me with a warm smile, a welcome sight on an early spring morning that feels more like the middle of winter. Although I’m just meeting Jack – an ABCD Family & Friends Mentor – for the first time, his friendly, gracious nature immediately puts me at ease. Over the past ten years, […]

April Mets Meet Up: Virtual Support Group

Join us April 30th from 6:00pm – 7:00pm   Facilitated by Dr. Sandy Finestone, Clinical Psychologist and Breast Cancer Survivor. This is a small intimate group of women who relate to one another in personal ways to discuss concerns, share tips, share their experiences and support one another. This monthly telephone support group for women […]

March Mets Meet Up: Virtual Support Group

Join us March 26th from 6:00pm – 7:00pm   Facilitated by Dr. Sandy Finestone, Clinical Psychologist and Breast Cancer Survivor. This is a small intimate group of women who relate to one another in personal ways to discuss concerns, share tips, share their experiences and support one another. This monthly telephone support group for women […]

ABCD Webinar: Applying Yoga and Meditation to your Daily Life

Join us March 27th from 6:30pm – 7:30pm (central time) Julie Rosenberg, MD is a physician executive as well as a certified yoga instructor. She is the author of Beyond the Mat: Achieve Focus, Presence, and Enlightened Leadership through the Principles and Practice of Yoga. Dr. Rosenberg will be speaking on applying the practice and philosophy […]

Betty Caldwell: Not the Same, but Better

The sun seems to shine just a little more brightly when Betty Caldwell is around. A striking woman with luminous hazel eyes and a warm smile, Betty has always approached life with a determined attitude. Her ambition led her to pursue a successful, decades-long career in management. She worked with city officials in championing efforts […]

Keith Mardak Challenge Grant is Underway!

Keith Mardak, Chairman and CEO of the Hal Leonard Corporation, has offered ABCD a four-year, $2 million challenge grant 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.  Matched in part with ABCD’s own fundraising, this […]