Our Reach

In 2016, Avon Breast Cancer Crusade programs:

Engaged more than 260,000 people in breast health EDUCATION

Funded $4 million in RESEARCH that builds our collective understanding of how breast cancer develops, how it progresses and how to stop it

Helped more than 62,000 people access DIAGNOSTIC procedures

Facilitated healthcare services for nearly 24,000 INDIVIDUALS WHO DID NOT HAVE INSURANCE

Detected more than 3,000 NEW BREAST CANCERS

Linked 195,000 individuals to SCREENING MAMMOGRAMS

Provided more than 350,000 PATIENT NAVIGATION services including language interpretation and referrals

Supported more than 33,000 individuals living with METASTATIC BREAST CANCER access vital services

Delivered nearly 400,000 nutrient-rich MEALS to clients living with breast cancer


Navigating Breast Cancer: Meet our Heroes in Pink - Patient navigation takes many forms. Some navigators are breast cancer survivors, some are nurses, some are spokespeople, and some are all of the above. Navigators help patients better understand their diagnoses, take notes during doctor appointments and schedule follow-ups, translate for non-English speakers, provide information on treatment options, and so much more. From encouraging preventative […]