TBBCF News (Current Year)

Foundation seeking best in cancer research

Making progress - Brodeur Foundation reviews grant applications Brodeur Foundation seeking best in cancer research By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB The Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation has raised nearly $5 million dollars in its 14-year history, with all the money going directly to researchers who are looking for a cure for breast cancer and better ways [...]

Foundation seeking best in cancer research2019-11-27T14:05:38-05:00

UConn Today features TBBCF 2013 researcher

Splicing factor to blame in triple negative breast cancer UConn Today November 26, 2019 - Kim Krieger - UConn Communications If our DNA is like a cookbook, seemingly small differences in "recipes" can have major effects on our health. (Getty Images) If your DNA is a cookbook, a single gene is a recipe. But it’s [...]

UConn Today features TBBCF 2013 researcher2019-12-04T12:37:28-05:00

New foundation sponsor ready to help

New Brodeur Foundation sponsor ready to help By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB George Whelen, V Whelen Engineering in Deep River is the latest corporate sponsor to join the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation and its mission of raising money to fund breast cancer research. The company, which manufactures lights and sirens for emergency vehicles, [...]

New foundation sponsor ready to help2019-11-27T14:15:15-05:00

Rock on, Wendy Morin (1954 – 2019)

Wendy Morin (1954-2019) left her mark on the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation By SANDY MANISCALCO Two days before my Oct. 5 Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation (TBBCF) marathon, I checked my walk fundraising page to see how I was doing. I immediately noticed a new donation from Mike and Wendy Morin with the [...]

Rock on, Wendy Morin (1954 – 2019)2019-11-18T14:27:00-05:00

Foundation appoints young board member

Former intern brings modern communication skills to TBBCF Board of Directors By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Gabby Tudisca is one busy millennial. Gabby Tudisca working the 2019 Norwich Area Chamber annual meeting The former college intern for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation works full time as the membership services coordinator for the Greater [...]

Foundation appoints young board member2019-11-18T14:27:27-05:00

Have you submitted a matching gift yet?

Walkers boost your fundraising totals ... encourage your donors to submit matching gifts by ELLEN SWERCEWSKI To all the generous people who have donated to TBBCF or a walker or have walked and fundraised for TBBCF, there is still time to submit a matching gift form to maximize the amount of your donation and [...]

Have you submitted a matching gift yet?2019-11-18T14:28:00-05:00

Pirate invasion for a cause

Pirate invasion for a cause Published October 23. 2019 1:19PM - Chantel M. Bailey, Special to The Times With swords out, swashbucklers swarmed downtown Mystic as they successfully invaded the locals and conquered the land for their seventh annual Pirate Invasion Oct. 4-6. Although these maties may have seemed intimidating for taking hostages like savages, [...]

Pirate invasion for a cause2019-11-14T11:24:46-05:00

In 800 words

Anne Ogden of Waterford, honorary chair of the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation 2019 Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut shared her reflections over the past year as she continues her #unexpectedjourney2019 from breast cancer diagnosis through treatment at the October 5 walk closing ceremonies and at the October 18 Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors’ Spirit [...]

In 800 words2019-11-07T14:01:41-05:00

A walk to remember

Terri Brodeur walk attracts 100s, raises $1,000s Annual walkathon raises money for breast cancer research By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Breast cancer survivors, their families and friends walked Saturday in the annual Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut to honor the foundation’s namesake and to raise money that will go directly into breast [...]

A walk to remember2019-10-14T12:37:26-05:00