TBBCF News (Current Year)

Charter Oak 2019 Matching Gift Program

LET'S HELP OUR GOOD FRIENDS AT CHARTER OAK GIVE AWAY $100,000 IN 100 DAYS! Charter Oak Credit Union will match all qualified* charitable donations you make between Tuesday, August 20, 2019 and Wednesday, November 71, 2019. They have committed to giving back to charitable entities within their field of membership, as well as charities [...]

Charter Oak 2019 Matching Gift Program2019-08-17T13:47:20-04:00

New 5K walk brainchild of Erin Gizio

Walkers can opt for shorter route in marathon fundraiser By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Erin Gizio with her mother, Jayne Kivlin (1947-2017) When the inaugural 5K walk around Camp Harkness for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation kicks off Oct. 5, leading the walkers will be Erin Gizio, who lost her mother to metastasized [...]

New 5K walk brainchild of Erin Gizio2019-07-31T11:39:08-04:00

2019 Old Lyme Country Club WGA results

Old Lyme Country Club Women's Golf Association longest standing annual TBBCF fundraiser By SANDY MANISCALCO Old Lyme Country Club logo The Women's Golf Association of Old Lyme Country Club held its 13th annual Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation Golf Tournament on July 18. It is the longest standing annual fundraiser in TBBCF [...]

2019 Old Lyme Country Club WGA results2019-08-05T13:25:11-04:00

Clark Lane students raise $5,750 for TBBCF

3rd Annual Clark Lane Middle School Walk-A-Thon another success Students at the Clark Lane Middle School in Waterford participated in the 3rd annual Memorial Day Walk-A-Thon on May 24. During the two-hour event, 580 students and 50 teachers and faculty, raised more than $25,000. The Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation received a check for $5,750. Teacher Jay [...]

Clark Lane students raise $5,750 for TBBCF2019-08-03T13:01:41-04:00

Waterford golfers continue to suppport TBBCF

Golfers raise thousands for breast cancer research By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Hey golfers, how much would you pay for a second chance? The Great Neck Country Club Women’s Association sells mulligans during its annual charity golf tournament, and they expect to raise a lot of money this year for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation [...]

Waterford golfers continue to suppport TBBCF2019-07-22T12:17:18-04:00

Survivor shares #myunexpectedjourney2019

Over the next few weeks Anne Ogden will be sharing her reflections on her breast cancer diagnosis along with information she discovers online. Here she shares an article from healthline.com What I wish people would stop telling me about breast cancer Click here to visit Anne's page. Reflections - Anne Ogden July 3, [...]

Survivor shares #myunexpectedjourney20192019-08-18T16:48:22-04:00

Battling cancer and helping others

Waterford resident named TBBCF 2019 honorary walk chair By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Anne Ogden of Waterford has been named honorary chair of the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation 2019 Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut. She will participate in the 14th annual walk, which will take place Oct. 5, 2019, and will make closing remarks at the [...]

Battling cancer and helping others2019-07-14T15:57:30-04:00

TBBCF seeks walkers to fund research

TBBCF out and about in Groton and Niantic By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB The Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation will be at two summer events in July, recruiting volunteers and walkers for the Oct. 5 annual Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut fundraiser, which this year will include a family-friendly 5K at Harkness Memorial State Park. TBBCF will have [...]

TBBCF seeks walkers to fund research2019-07-06T13:55:39-04:00

Changes to TBBCF board of directors

New board members join TBBCF By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB The Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation welcomes two new members to the Board of Directors. Debbie Yother and Tricia Cunningham joined the board this spring. They are replacing longtime board members and active volunteers Donna Yother and Pat Newborg. Debbie Yother Debbie Yother, the [...]

Changes to TBBCF board of directors2019-07-07T07:12:09-04:00

DFCI highlights TBBCF in summer newsletter

Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation supports promising junior researchers in pursuit of better treatments Terri Brodeur was a stage IV breast cancer patient and mother of three who inspired everyone who knew her with her courageous fighting spirit during her two-year battle with this disease. Determined to honor Terri’s life and accelerate effective treatment [...]

DFCI highlights TBBCF in summer newsletter2019-06-29T12:37:39-04:00