“I was not alone.”
"Short-term assistance to help...women going through treatment."
“I am ever so grateful to Linda Creed.”
"Knowledge is empowering."
"We make a difference in our community."
Dr. Eugene G.
“What is a life worth?”
“I want to be able to pay it forward.”
"I jumped at the chance to help other women."
“I was glad you were there. Linda Creed helped me two times."
“I feel like I’m part of the Linda Creed family.”
"Linda Creed was my niece."
"I'm happy to help someone."
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.
Our mission is to fight breast cancer through community-based education and referral, support, advocacy and direct service for those who need us.
1 in 7 women will get breast cancer and 1% of breast cancer diagnosis will affect men!
HELP US CONTINUE THIS VITAL FIGHT!DONATE
Sammie & Dan S.,
"I know I can beat this disease."
Sammie and Dan have been paddling in Philadelphia’s International Dragon Boat Festival to benefit Linda Creed Breast Cancer Organization to help raise funds for its mission. In 2019, Dragon Boat crew members paddled in honor of Sammie & Dan. They got married July 2019 and came back from their destination wedding to deal with her Stage 2 breast cancer diagnosis. Despite t ...READ MORE