Funders & Sponsors
Breast Cancer Connections is grateful to the following foundations, corporations and organizations whose generous grants and sponsorships make our programs possible.
For giving and sponsorship opportunities contact our
Development Office at
(650) 326-6299, ext. 18.
Genentech sponsored BCC’s 9th Annual Breast Cancer Conference and provided a grant to help fund our Medical Information Services, which educates clients about their breast cancer.
Marguerite Casey Foundation
A grant from the Marguerite Casey Foundation is helping to fund screening and diagnostic services for at-risk women and men under 40, who are uninsured, through BCC’s Gabriella
The Donald and Rachel Valentine Foundation
The Donald and Rachel Valentine Foundation has supported BCC since 2004 and is committed to helping uninsured young women and men through BCC’s Gabriella Patser Program.
Oracle’s grant supports BCC’s general fund for programs and services. Oracle was also the presenting sponsor for BCC’s 9th Annual Breast Cancer Conference, and donated their state-of-the-art conference center for this special event.
BCC’s partnership with Sutter Health Access to Care Program helped us expand the Gabriella Patser Program to Marin County. Funds helped pay for free breast screenings and diagnostics to uninsured women and men living in Marin County.
Koret Foundation supports BCC’s mission and general fund. Their donation helps BCC continue to provide all our services free of charge.
National Cable and Telecommunications Association
National Cable and Telecommunications Association has sponored BCC’s fundraising events since 2006. Last year they supported our 5th Annual Spring Benefit featuring author Cheryl Strayed.
Palo Alto Professional Firefighters
In October 2012, Palo Alto Fire Fighters held a pink t-shirt fundrasier to show support for people in our community facing breast cancer and raise awareness for the cause.
The Safeway Foundation has supported BCC since 2005. Their grant supports BCC’s Gabriella Patser Program and comes from customers and employees of Safeway’s Northern California Division.
Sand Hill Foundation
The Sand Hill Foundation has supported BCC’s general fund since 2006. Their donation helps BCC continue to provide
all our services free of charge.
Seiler LLP sponored BCC’s 5th Annual Spring Benefit featuring author Cheryl Strayed.
Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Stanford Hospital & Clinics has supported BCC since 2007. Most recently they sponored our 5th Annual Spring Benefit featuring author Cheryl Strayed.
To Celebrate Life Foundation
Since 2006, To Celebrate Life Foundation has funded screening and diagnostic services for women and men under 40 through BCC’s Gabriella Patser Program.