United Breast Cancer Foundation for #GivingTuesday
Friday, 25 November 2016 Global Day of Giving Takes Place on November 29
Huntington Station, NY (PRWEB) November 25, 2016
United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF) is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global giving movement since 2012. After two days of good deals – Black Friday and Cyber Monday –#GivingTuesday is a day for giving back. In 2015, nonprofits raised more than $117 million online on #GivingTuesday to help make the world a better place in countless ways.
UBCF’s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer. UBCF strives to alleviate the stress and strain cancer can cause patients and their families. Those looking to show their gratitude for their good health and support UBCF this holiday season on #GivingTuesday, visit UBCF's donation page
A contribution to United Breast Cancer Foundation will serve those directly affected by breast cancer. UBCF's personalized programs help patients, survivors and their families relieve financial burden. UBCF grants money to hospitals and health centers, promotes health and wellness, encourages early detection through annual breast screenings, and so much more. Learn more and follow UBCF's #GivingTuesday stories on Faceboook, Twitter, and Instagram.
“The tremendous response to #GivingTuesday over the last five years has been both humbling and inspiring,” said Henry Timms, Executive Director of 92Y, the birthplace of the #GivingTuesday movement. “…Giving is a powerful reminder of our shared humanity, and the willingness of so many to participate and elevate giving is reason for celebration…”
For more details about the #GivingTuesday movement http://www.givingtuesday.org. Share your contribution by using #GivingTuesday hashtag on social media.
UBCF is committed to offering breast health and wellness services focused on cancer prevention, screening, treatment and over-all wellness. UBCF’s mission, to make a positive difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer, is carried out every day through seven life-supporting patient and family programs available to women, men and families nation-wide. UBCF never denies services to anyone regardless of age, race, gender, ethnicity, income or medical insurance coverage. If you are in need of breast health services, please visit UBCF at http://www.ubcf.org or call toll-free, 877-822-4287. Tax-deductible contributions may be made towards UBCF’s programs. UBCF accepts vehicle and property donations as well. Contributions may be mailed to UBCF, P.O. Box 2421, Huntington, NY 11743, or donate through the Combined Federal Campaign, #77934.
#GivingTuesday is a movement, built by people around the world, to celebrate giving of all kinds. It is celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the U.S.), Black Friday and Cyber Monday; this year it falls on November 29, 2016. This movement is the result of the collective power of a unique blend of partners—nonprofits large and small; businesses and corporations; schools and universities; civic campaigns in cities, states and regions; and families and individuals—to inspire people to take collaborative action to improve their local communities and contribute in countless ways to the causes they believe in. Everyone has something to give.
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