Our Reach

In 2016, Avon Breast Cancer Crusade programs:

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

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

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

Helped more than 62,000 people access DIAGNOSTIC procedures

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

Engaged more than 260,000 people in breast health EDUCATION

Linked 195,000 individuals to SCREENING MAMMOGRAMS

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

Detected more than 3,000 NEW BREAST CANCERS


Livia: Tips for Newly Diagnosed Patients and Their Loved Ones - Livia Vargas is an Oncology Nurse Navigator at San Antonio Regional Hospital’s Women’s Breast & Imaging Center in Upland, California. She is passionate about improving patient access to care, as well as supporting her patients emotionally and through education. For Livia, giving back through her work as a nurse navigator is an incredible privilege. “Just […]