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Join the Journey is committed to raising awareness about breast cancer and supporting individuals with breast cancer in your community. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. The American Cancer Society published that in 2023, an estimated 297,790 women and 2,800 men will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer.; and approximately 3.8 million breast cancer survivors are currently living in the US. An estimated 43,700 U.S. women will die from breast cancer in 2023
These women and men need our support. Your donation will help Join the Journey raise awareness about the importance of early detection through self-breast exams and mammograms and provide funding for our many programs and services to support cancer survivors.
Hope and kindness hold significant value. Your contributions have the potential to supply Essential Gift Bags and additional services to individuals facing cancer in the southeastern Minnesota region. These gift bags are distributed to those recently diagnosed with cancer. Donations also contribute to organizing services and events for cancer survivors. Exceptions may be considered based on the discretion of the Board of Directors.
Your generosity and kindness are invaluable and greatly appreciated. No donation is too small to help. Please click on the link below and follow the instructions to make an online donation.
Donations are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Join the Journey is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) public charity.