Faces of a Warrior 20192019-07-19T17:20:27+00:00

Faces of a Warrior | 2019

Inspired, supported, and encouraged are not words normally associated with breast cancer. However, to shine light on such a difficult diagnosis and journey, Susan G. Komen Miami/Ft. Lauderdale launched the Faces of a Warrior Mentorship Program. Through this initiative, men and women are invited to share their story; from their breast cancer diagnosis to how they have thrived after it. Stories will be shared via our website, social media, eblasts, signage at event(s), as well as additional marketing pieces throughout the year.

Keila Bautista

If you are calling me 2 days ahead of time for test results, this cannot be good.” – My response when I received phone call from my doctor, not the assistant within 72 hours after my biopsy. Read More...

Michelle Gordon

I have no family history of breast cancer, but I discovered my first lump in 2002 at 34 years old. Since then I was monitored by Dr. Torres-Salichs, and in 2015 I had a double biopsy down through MRI ...” Read More...

Lourdes Cambeiro

Never, ever, did I think that a moment as special and intimate as making love to my husband would change my life so drastically, make me feel so vulnerable and scared, yet help me appreciate life and its beauty so much …” Read More...

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