WISCONSIN BREAST CANCER COALITION INC

Rating: 5 stars   2 reviews

Issues: Health, Cancer, Breast Cancer

Location: PO Box 170031 Milwaukee WI 53017 USA

Mission: WBCC MissionThe Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition brings Wisconsin voices together to stand up and speak out about breast cancer with:Education - Spotlighting critical breast cancer issues Collaboration - Empowering through strategic alliances Legislation - Influencing policymaking
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Rating: 5 stars  

9 people found this review helpful

WBCC is a wonderful organization - helping connect people, resources and funding in the fight to end breast cancer. Their annual special event - The Rare Chair Affair - is a one-of-a-kind celebration of survivorship and features a lively voice auction of chairs designed and painted by breast cancer survivors.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

kind, caring and dedicated

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

help fund important research and continue its advocacy for breast cancer issues locally, statewide and nationally.

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-7-01

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Rating: 5 stars  

11 people found this review helpful

WBCC is a recognized leader in the state on issues related to breast cancer research, prevention, advocacy, and clinical trials. I regard them as a leadership organization as I know that whatever WBCC does, it will be done well. They research issues thoroughly and I know I can have confidance in their positions. The education conferences and seminars WBCC sponsors are always top notch and worth my time. Although their focus is on breast cancer and research on breast cancer, WBCC seems to recognize that general cancer research can have a direct benefit to breast cancer patients and survivors. I appreciate that WBCC takes the broad view.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

the coaching/ training of effective advocates for breast cancer research; successfully advocating for policy change at the state and local level.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

the very capable and well informed people involved in the WBCC.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Capable, well-informed, highly motivated, and open to collaboration.

Ways to make it better...

WBCC had a stable staff over several years. However, that situation has changed and they have a very capable and responsive Director/coordinator who has been in place for several years.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Competition from other organizations also focused on breast cancer.

One thing I'd also say is that...

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-1-01

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