Our Inspiration: Shan Larsen


Shanna (Shan) Larsen, a beautiful, talented and full of life young women, lost her life to breast cancer only four months after her diagnosis. Continue reading


A Special Tattoo for Breast Cancer Survivors

Vinnie Myers owns a small tattoo parlor in Finksburg, Maryland. For 20 years he has provided a wide array of traditional tattoo services; his artwork featuring images from skulls to swordfish. Over the past few years though, Vinnie has left his traditional tattooing days behind him, opting for a more unusual specialty and his new clientele aren’t your typical inked up patrons. Continue reading

CBCF Funded Researcher Gains New Perpectives When Her Friend is Diagonsed with Breast Cancer


As part of the 2013/2014 Postdoctoral Fellowship Grant Program, the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Prairies/NWT was pleased to fund the research of Dr. Ray Amith of the University of Alberta, who is dedicated to finding better ways to treat breast cancer. This past winter, her work hit a little too close to home. Continue reading