2016 Community Grant Recipients

Our Mission in ACTION

In addition to the funds we contribute to breast cancer research, we grant funding to local hospitals and other non-profit organizations for mammograms, mobile mammography units, lymphedema sleeves, patient navigators, transportation for patient screenings and/or treatments, educational materials for the medical and non-medical community, and survivor support programs and services.

American Cancer Society — Support & Lodging for Breast Cancer Patients and Caregivers

Appalachian Regional Healthcare — Patient Navigation for Screenings and Treatment,
Transportation, Treatment Support, Survivor Support, Breast Health/Cancer Education

Baptist Health Louisville — Metastatic Breast Cancer Support

Casting for Recovery KY/S IN — Survivor Retreat, Support and Education, Focused on
Survivorship

Flaget Memorial Hospital — Genetic & High Risk Breast Cancer Outreach. Diagnosis/Screenings/
Patient Navigation

Friend for Life — Patient Navigation and Support

Gilda’s Club — Social/Emotional Support, Survivorship and Education

James Graham Brown Cancer Center / KentuckyOne Health — Support for Uninsured/
Underinsured Diagnosed with Breast Cancer with Treatment, Transportation, Wedge Pillows, Wigs,
Breast Health/Cancer Education

James Graham Brown Cancer Center / University of Louisville Hospital — Outreach for
Underserved Population with Screening and Diagnostic Services, Mobile Mammography, Wheel
Chair Lift, Patient Navigation to Immobile and Low Income Patients, Breast Health/Cancer
Education

Lake Cumberland District Health Department — Patient Navigation for Screenings, Patient
Assistance, Transportation.

Norton Cancer Institute Lymphedema Program — Compression Therapy and Accessories for
Uninsured/Underinsured

Norton Healthcare — Outreach and Education to Uninsured/Underinsured/African American
and Hispanic Women in Order to Increase Breast Cancer Screenings, Mobile Mammography,
Promotoras Program to Bridge Language & Cultural Boundaries

Norton Healthcare — Enhance Breast Cancer Screenings to Uninsured/Underinsured Women and
Ensure Diagnostic Follow-Up Services, Mobile Mammography. Bi-Lingual Patient Navigators and
Technicians

Norton Healthcare Pat Harrison Resource Center — Nurse Navigation Serving Patients after
Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Prosthetic Fitter Serving Women after Mastectomy Surgery

Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital — Screenings, Health Navigation, Personal Care and Breast
Health/Cancer Education to Uninsured/Underinsured Women

St. Elizabeth Healthcare — Screenings, Diagnostic, Treatment Support, Patient Assistance, Nurse
Navigation, Breast Health/Cancer Education for Underserved Women in Lexington Area

University of Louisville Hospital Lymphedema Clinic — Lymphedema Assessment, Treatment
and Rehabilitation