Survivor Stories

Sonia Oviedo

I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1999. At the time of my diagnosis, my daughter was very young and I had very little support throughout my treatment. I endured three rounds of chemotherapy and had one breast removed. Shortly after, I completed genetic testing...

Georgina Vincent Jones

My world stopped the day I was diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast Cancer. I am certain God instructed me to check my breast. At first, I fought the idea of cancer and didn’t want it to be true, but I’m glad I found out when I did.

Arva Chipman

I feel blessed to have survived breast cancer. Following a routine checkup, cancer was detected during its initial stages. In my case, the diagnosis of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ came early enough where I didn't need chemotherapy or radiation.

Pamela Burnett

My name is Pamela and I am a breast cancer survivor. People often ask me how breast cancer has affected my life. And my response is simple - breast cancer did not affect my life, it consumed it. My journey to recovery led to a new beginning.

Nancy Bourke

“I'm a Breast Cancer Survivor!” I never thought I would say those words! I sat in the doctor’s office, my loving husband Ken beside me, awaiting the news that would change my life forever. When the doctor said...

Elisa Baptiste

My name is Elisa and I am a 12-year breast cancer conqueror. I never expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer especially since I have a large family with no prior history. In August 2004, a few months after my annual wellness exam...