In The News

October 2014

Hillary Rutter was interviews for Fox’s “5 questions for…” column. She spoke about the program and its signature annual fundraiser called Creative Cups for which bras are
artistically decorated and then auctioned. Click here to read the full interview
See our incredible volunteers Terrilyn Delnick and Rosalind Catena interviewed on Verizon FiOS1 – Heroes On Our Island. Heroes On Our Island is a TV show that profiles some of the positive people who call Long Island home, Heroes On Our Island is dedicated to finding the angels among us. — at Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program.
Please click here to see the video.

July 2014

On Sunday, July 6, 2014 Hillary Rutter and Dale Flashner appeared on the Today Show with Pat Battle to talk about our upcoming Creative Cups Fundraiser. Please click here to watch the video.

Creative Cups Workshops To the Rescue. As seen in The Floral Park weekend (July 9 – 15, 2014), Mermaid Art Studio in Long Beach is offering 2 hour workshops to help participants to design and realize their artistic vision. Please click here to read the full article.

June 2014

Article featured in the New York Times “Outsmarting Breast Cancer With Evolving Therapies.”
Please click here to read the full article.

Get out your needle and thread, glue gun, fabric, beads and paint. Creative Cups is back.
Please click here to see articles on the upcoming event.

April 2014

Article featured in Manhasset Magazine “A War Chest Against Breast Cancer”
$3 million and countless good deeds later, the Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer fights on. Please click here to read the full article.

February 2014

Article featured in the New York Times “When Men Get Breast Cancer.”
This is a provocative new photography series featuring the faces, and scars, of men with breast cancer. Please click here to read the full article.

October 2013

True Love After Breast Cancer
Click here to read an article posted in Everyday Health.
Theresa Back-Huggett never imagined she’d be dealing bwith breast cancer at age 26. Now happily married, she talks about her struggles dating with breast cancer.

Things Are Looking Pink at Adelphi University.
Click here to read an article posted in the Long Island Business News regarding our campus wide breast cancer awareness campaign which is the first of its kind for a major university.

September 2013

Cancer Survivor Gives Back.
Click here to read about Adelphi Breast Cancer Hotline volunteer Narges Rothermel.

Westbury Cancer Survivors Give Back.
Grateful residents volunteer with Adelphi Breast Cancer Hotline. Click here to read more.

August 2013

The importance of screening and early detection for breast cancer may seem well known. But according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) not everyone has heeded the message and breast cancer is a primary cancer killer of Latino women. Angelica and Naomi, breast health educators from the Sisters United in Health/Hermanas Unidas en la Salud initiative collaborated with the Hispanic Access Foundation to provide breast health workshops in New York to educate about prevention and early detection of breast cancer. – Click here to read more.

July 2013

Click here to read an article posted in Newsday about the BRCA mutations.
Gene’s Family Legacy
Delthia Ricks, Newsday 7/8/2013

June 2013

Click here to read an article posted online at USA
Gene flaws common in black women with breast cancer
Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press 6/3/2013

Click here to read an article printed in Science Daily
Single Dose Radiation at Time of Surgery Helps Women With Early
Stage Breast Cancer Forego 6-7 Week Radiation Regimen

Science Daily, 7/5/2012

Click here to read the story of two women, great food and good deeds.
A Big Serving Of Southern Fried Goodness
Long Island Weekly, Anton Community Newspapers, 6/26/2013 – 7/2/2013

May 2013

Click here to read
Fighting With Their Feet

Cousins battle breast cancer with fund-raising walks.
Printed in the Anton Community Newspaper 5/3/2013

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AG Shuts Down Major Professional Fundraiser
Printed in New York Nonprofit Press, 5/6/2013


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