Body and Soul Fitness and Spa 1st Annual Turkey Trot
November 27, 2014, 8:00am
Please come out or the 1st Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk on Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 9 a.m. (Rain or Shine) for a fabulous event at West Seaford Elementary School. Awards will be presented in many categories and tee shirts will be available for all participants. Post race festivities includes free food and beverage. The 5K run/walk is a 2 loop course on paved roads and is very flat and fast! The proceeds will benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition’s Bosom Buddy Fund that provides free wigs, hats, scarves, and bra prosthetics to breast cancer survivors in need.
Nurture with Nature and Young Survivors in Action: Amish Horse Drawn Hayride
December 04, 2014, 5:30pm
Beginning Your Breast Cancer Journey - Newark
December 09, 2014, 4:00pm
Join us to learn more about breast cancer and the resources that are available to help you. This is a free program for people newly diagnosed with breast cancer and their loved ones.
This program is facilitated by Nancy Lambert, MSN, RN, OCN and Michelle Bailiff, LCSW, and Cathy Holloway from DBCC.
Please call Cathy Holloway at 302-778-1102 ext. 13 to register.
The class is held on the second Tuesday of the month including the following dates: Jan. 14, Feb. 11, Mar. 11, Apr. 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, and Dec. 9 from 4-5:30pm.
Beginning Your Pink Ribbon Journey - Dover
December 11, 2014, 5:00pm
Beginning Your Pink Ribbon Journey is a free class open to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their loved ones and is sponsored by the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition in partnership with Bayhealth Cancer Institute.
Join us to learn more about: breast cancer, nutrition during treatment, financial issues, your diagnosis and treatment, available support programs and other available resources.
Classes are held on the second Thursday of the month including Feb. 13, Apr. 10, June 12, Aug. 14, Oct. 9, and Dec. 11 from 5:00-6:30pm.
Please call Lois Wilkinson to register at 302-672-6435.
Navigating the Course - Lewes
December 16, 2014, 4:00pm
Join us to learn more about breast cancer and the resources that are available to help you. This is a free program for people newly diagnosed with breast cancer.
This program is facilitated by Connie Holdridge, Program Manager and Kathy Cook, RN, MSN Breast Health Nurse Navigator.
Please call Connie Holdridge at to register 302-644-6844.
This class is held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4 pm. Those dates include August 19, September 16, October 21, November 18, and December 16.
A Cancer Conversation with DBCC and CAMP Rehoboth
December 17, 2014, 6:00pm
Beginning Your Pink Ribbon Journey - Seaford
December 18, 2014, 3:00pm
Beginning Your Pink Ribbon Journey is a free class open to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their loved ones. Join us to learn more about: breast cancer, financial issues, your diagnosis and treatment, available support programs and other available resources.
This class is held the 3rd Thursday of the month (except February) at Nanticoke at 3 pm. 2014 classes are taking place Jan, 23. Feb. 13, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 26, July 17, Aug. 21, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20, and Dec. 18. Please call Connie to register at 302-644-6844.
2015 Southern Lights of Life
February 28, 2015, 6:00pm
The evening will include a gourmet dinner and cocktails, exciting live and silent auctions, live entertainment from Kristen and the Noise, and local breast cancer survivors. All funds raised at this event support DBCC’s programs and services in Kent and Sussex counties.
Kim Miller 5K (and Boobs & Brews) Presented by 16 Mile Brewery
April 11, 2015, 9:00am
Kim Miller was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in May of 2010 at age 27. She fought the disease for 16 months and in October 2011, she lost the battle and passed away peacefully. This event has been organized to raise money for the fight against breast cancer in Delaware.
Broadwalk on the Boardwalk at CAMP Rehoboth
April 12, 2015, 8:00am
Join CAMP Rehoboth for the Annual Broadwalk on the Boardwalk, part of the 2015 Women’s Fest Weekend. Walk through Rehoboth Beach in your pink to support the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition on Sunday, April 12th at 8am.
Broadwalk on the Boardwalk gathers attendees for a walk along the boardwalk in Rehoboth. This event allows men and women to come together to honor the lives of those who have died from breast cancer, celebrate those who have struggled with breast cancer and to educate others. Please contact Connie Holdridge, Program Manager of Education and Survivorship at 302-644-6844 if you have any questions.
18th Annual Breast Cancer Update
April 22, 2015, 8:00am
Save the date for the 18th Annual Breast Cancer Update to be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Each spring, DBCC presents a symposium featuring leading medical experts and other speakers discussing the most current topics in breast cancer diagnosis, treatment, detection and survivorship. The annual one-day educational forum is free and open to the public, and has become one of Delaware’s most trusted sources of up-to date breast cancer information. More information coming soon.
DBCC is excited to present a excellent roster of speakers to address breast cancer treatment and survivorship. This year’s program reviews recent trends and advances in breast cancer treatment, and focuses on options for breast reconstruction. The in-depth review of breast reconstruction options includes not only the surgical techniques, but also outcomes as viewed both clinically and by women who have experienced the long-term outcomes of these options. Self-image, sexuality and health are all part of the presentations, and provide a holistic, patient-centered understanding to clinicians, as well as supporting the education of breast cancer survivors and the newly-diagnosed.
Certificates of attendance documenting 4.5 Contact Hours and .45 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) will be available to Nurses and other healthcare professionals. Corexcel is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Corexcel has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, suite 500, McLean, VA 22102.
The event is FREE to attend. Registration for contact hours or CEUs is $30.
6th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk at the Tanger Outlet Center - Rehoboth Beach, Seaside
May 17, 2015, 8:00am
Join DBCC for the 6th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K at the Tanger Outlet Center - Rehoboth Beach, Seaside, on Sunday, May 17th (rain or shine)! The event will include a 5K run and walk as well as a 1-Mile Fun Walk. Run/walk kicks off at 8:30 am with registration opening at 7 am.
Race produced by Races2Run.
Bras for a Cause Presented by the Sussex County Women’s Council of Realtors
June 03, 2015, 6:00pm
The 2015 Bras For A Cause will be held on Wednesday, June 3rd at Ivy on Dagsworthy Street in Dewey Beach. Come join in the festivities and participate in a fun opportunity to help your local community. Call 302-841-8117 for more information.
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