Linda Creed
Breast Cancer Organization

The Linda Creed Breast Cancer Organization joins the community in advocating for social, economic and racial justice. We have seen these racial disparities in breast cancer, where black women have a higher rate of dying from breast cancer than any other races. We again see that disparity in health care with the uneven distribution of COVID-19 incidence, testing, treatment and mortality in the African American community.

We hurt when people in our community hurt. We are committed to listening and amplifying the needs of under-served communities and have for over 33 years.

Mission Statement
Our mission is to fight breast cancer through community-based education and referral, support, advocacy and direct service for those who need us.

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YOUR DONATION

1 in 7 women will get breast cancer and 1% of breast cancer diagnosis will affect men!

HELP US CONTINUE THIS VITAL FIGHT!

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MY STORY

Evelyn S.,

“I want to be able to pay it forward.”

When I was diagnosed, I was supporting a family of six was not able to work full-time. Two weeks after I started treatment, I was in an accident and my car was totaled. I was at the bottom of the heap. I went to my social worker to get financial help and learned about Linda Creed Breast Cancer’s Patient Assistance program.

My social worker helped me fill out ...

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