June 2013



On May 13 the annual JALBCA dinner was held at Cipriani Wall Street. Officers for the 2013-2014 year were installed and nine Commercial Division Judges of New York Count were honored, as was outgoing JALBCA Co-President Edward Kornreich. The second annual Maite Aquino Memorial Grant Award was presented, followed by a live auction to benefit JALBCA’s October Alert Project. In all, 20 sponsors stepped forward to fund 33 mammogram vans, and 23 pledged funding for individual mammograms.

Also inside this issue:

  • Update on the National Breast Cancer Coalition, its “Breast  Cancer Deadline 2020” project, and the group’s efforts to aid research, clinical trials, and the development of a preventive vaccine.
  • JALBCA team leaders step up for the Komen Race for the Cure event on September 8
  • NYU Cancer Institute educational series, June events
  • Community resource list

Download the June 2013 newsletter