Entries by Judy Mindin

January 2019 Newsletter

In our January Newsletter, we introduce our 12 Gifts of Emotional Support, opening up our 2nd Annual Melodie Wilson Oldenburg Visionary Award nominations and details on Date with a Plate 2019! Click here to read more.

Mentor Appreciation Event

November 29th the Lobby Salon at the InterContinental was filled with ABCD Mentors, staff and board members as we celebrated the ABCD family of Mentors.  These are the volunteers who compassionately give their time and willingly share their personal breast cancer experience with those who have heard the four frightening words – you have breast […]

Judy Mindin and ABCD: Meant To Be

Judy Mindin was ready for a change. After a successful career in sales and marketing at Pabst Brewing Company, she’d kept busy as a painter, and also owned and operated three galleries in the Milwaukee and Door County areas with her husband. But in 2006, life began to feel hectic and unbalanced, so Judy decided […]

Nurturing Hope & Restoring Confidence through the Power or One-to-One

Serving as the Executive Director of ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis is a personal and professional privilege. Every day, I am surrounded by people who inspire me. Breast cancer patients, survivors, thrivers, and their families and friends. Physicians and clinicians. Advocates, community visionaries, donors, and leaders. Media professionals, advertisers, and corporate partners. Dedicated staff, board […]

United Way Features ABCD Connection

Mentor Lori and Participant Kim formed a lifelong friendship when they were connected through ABCD’s signature mentor match service. Their story is featured in the United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County’s blog. Read their story. A big thank you to United Way for supporting ABCD!

Nothing Stops a Sista on a Mission

Last Saturday, ABCD and 600+ walkers participated in the 2018 Sista Strut event in Milwaukee. Muddy conditions didn’t put a damper on this incredibly inspiring celebration, recognizing Sista’s who are breast cancer survivors and honoring the memory of those who are gone. Sista Strut, an annual event, raises awareness about breast cancer and early detection […]