Breast cancer hasn’t stopped Tina Wendel from living life!

Below is a survivor perspective from Tina Wendel: This Pink Ribbon Run marks my 6th year as a participant and my 24th year as a breast cancer survivor.  In 2010 I became aware of this event and my intention on the first run was to be a part in finding a cure for this disease.  As more »

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Grundy Hospital wears PINK!

The Grundy County Hospital Radiology Department held a fundraiser in October for the Beyond Pink TEAM in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month.  Employees at the hospital donated money. Once they met their goal of $500- CEO Brian Kellar, and Radiology Manager Craig Buskohl- would wear pink scrubs on Friday, October 25.  They obviously made more »

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Ocwen Fundraising

Ocwen Loan Servicing (previously GMAC) conducted several fundraisers in October with the funds raised to be donated to the Beyond Pink TEAM. Ocwen employees raised $2872 during the month of October. Fundraisers Included: Pink Hair Cookies Casual Days Bake Sale Angels Thirty One Bags Thank you Ocwen for your continuing support of the Beyond Pink more »

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Beyond Pink TEAM Delivers in Washington DC

On Wednesday Nov. 13, 2013, local breast cancer survivor and advocate Christine Carpenter traveled to Washington, DC. As the Advocacy Chair of the Beyond Pink TEAM, Carpenter joined 20 breast cancer advocates from across the country to deliver petitions to the President of the United States. The petitions represented 76,000 signatures, collected across the United more »

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Local Survivorship Conference….FREE!

The following press release was shared with the Beyond Pink TEAM from our members who work at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. This Survivorship Conference sounds like a great opportunity for everyone: professionals, survivors and caregivers!   Augusta Sires Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – Iowa (319) 272-7334 Covenant Cancer Treatment Center to Host 2013 Cancer Survivorship Conference Waterloo, more »

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New Advocate Travels to Washington DC

I recently returned from my first National Breast Cancer Coalition Advocacy Summit in Washington, DC. During the inspiring 4 day experience I learned from leading world scientists that we will find a cure for Breast Cancer using innovative, evidence based research. NBCC has established an umbrella organization called The Artemis Project where researchers and scientists more »

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Beyond Pink TEAM Members Attend Breast Cancer Deadline 2020 Inaugural Advocate Leadership Summit

Five members from the Cedar Valley’s Beyond Pink TEAM attended the National Breast Cancer Coalition’s Deadline 2020 Inaugural Leadership Summit in early May. The summit provided an environment for advocates to listen, learn and transform ideas about how to end breast cancer into actions to spread throughout their local communities across the country and around more »

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Volunteer Fair for the Beyond Pink TEAM We need YOU! If you are passionate about ending breast cancer or motivated to help others who are already living with a diagnosis, we want YOU! The Beyond Pink TEAM is hosting their first Volunteer Recruitment Fair on Tuesday, April 30 from 5:30-6:45 pm at Orchard Hill Church, more »

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Splash of Color

         ATTENTION:  News Director  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT ShanQuiesha Robinson 319-493-8980 Dee Hughes, Beyond Pink TEAM Chair 319-235-3179       Breast Cancer Support- Growing Goodness   As you move forward from cancer treatment, one of the many pieces of advice a survivor hears is to “eat healthy.” more »

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Fundraising 2012

The nice thing about the community we live in, is that the Beyond Pink TEAM feels so supported in the events that the community does. We do very few fundraisers of our own, yet we are often asked to participate or even better receive a check from funds donated. This year we benefited from the more »

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