Survivor Spotlight

February 11, 2019

Survivor Spotlight: Nelline Talton, Allegheny county

HOW AND WHEN WAS YOUR BREAST CANCER FOUND? I had my baseline mammogram when I was 28 years old after learning…

July 16, 2018

Warren County Survivor: “Don’t Let Cancer Define You”

When and how was your breast cancer survivor diagnosed? I teach at the Warren Area High School and always have a…

May 4, 2018

Survivor Spotlight: Tori Wilt, Huntingdon County

Meet Tori Wilt, Huntingdon County Tori was a 34-year-old single mom when she was diagnosed with Stage II breast cancer. While…

April 13, 2018

Monroe County Survivor Inspired to Found Support Group

Kelli Mercurio, Monroe County WHEN WERE YOU DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST CANCER? I was diagnosed through my very first mammogram in 2010…

February 20, 2018

“I was 25 years old at the time.” Young Survivor Fights on, Pursues Doctoral Degree in Public Health

Natasha Renee Burse, Dauphin County Diagnosed in 2015 When were you diagnosed with breast cancer? In the summer of 2015. I…

February 2, 2018

“Let’s Get This Party Started” Fearless Philadelphia Breast Cancer Survivor Faces New Battle

  Glynis Rhodes, Philadelphia Diagnosed in 2007 HOW WAS YOUR BREAST CANCER FOUND? That was with a regular annual mammogram in…

July 31, 2017

Snyder County Survivor Finds Joy in Helping Others Across Country

Mary Jo Borrelli, Snyder County After a family celebration in August 2000 at Shenandoah National Park, I needed antibiotics for insect…

June 16, 2017

Philadelphia Survivor, PBCC Conference Attendee “Blessed” by Breast Cancer

When I heard the words “triple negative breast cancer,” I had no idea what they meant. Because of my faith though,…

April 17, 2017

Care Package Provides Comfort for Allegheny County Survivor

Betty Davis-Smith, Allegheny County Diagnosed in 2016 When I was putting together a luncheon at my church to make other women…

March 16, 2017

Berks Survivor Stronger than Ever After Breast Cancer

When I was in treatment, a nurse told me she saw marriages strengthened through breast cancer and others that fell apart….