Tag: Awareness

Get Your Appetites Ready for the 6th Annual Chili Cook Off for a Cure!

The Chili Cook Off For A Cure, hosted by the West Chicago Professional Firefighters Association, is back! This amazing event has been in the runnings for the last 6 years and has raised over $50k for Keep A Breast!! Co-Founder, Theresa Buenrostro, tells us about why she started the cook off: On March 9th of… Read more »

Ruthless Records is Spreading Awareness on Breast Cancer Prevention with an End of Summer Sesh!

Keep A Breast has partnered up with Ruthless Records to spread awareness on breast cancer prevention at the End Of Summer Sesh Hip-Hop Festival aka EOSS. Turn up at EOSS to hear a mix of iconic and new era hip-hop artists all under the sun, in a 3-part end of summer sesh. After purchasing your… Read more »

Pushing for Pink is Hitting the Streets of San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles for Breast Cancer Prevention!

Pushing for Pink is an annual skateboarding DIY event that started in San Francisco in 2014 and has raised over $15,000 for Keep A Breast! “Over the past 2 years we’ve teamed up with DLX Dist. and The Keep A Breast Foundation to host a 3.5 mile skate through San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, as… Read more »

How Can A Young Woman Be Aware Of Any Changes In Her Breasts Without Actually Checking Them?

There’s been an ongoing conversation happening in the breast cancer community for a while. A conversation about whether or not checking yourself helps detect a cancer diagnosis or is even necessary for your own health. In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force pretty much recommended “against teaching breast self-examination (BSE).” Crazy, right? Here at Keep A Breast, we strongly believe that knowing your body and your “normal” is essential to your health. It’s crucial to understand and be aware when something is wrong, even as a teen or young adult.