About UsNewsShop
Fighting hereditary breast and ovarian cancer
FORCE Events
| More

Joining FORCEs Conference Scholarships

image top

Donate by
Credit Card

Click the donate button below to donate by credit card.

Donate Now

Donate by Check

To donate by check, please send your check to:

FORCE Conference Scholarship Fund
16057 Tampa Palms Blvd., W, #373
Tampa, FL 33647

image bottom

conference logo

Thank you for your interest. Our scholarship process has been closed for this year. We have more scholarship applicants than funding.

If you wish to donate to our conference scholarship fund, please follow the links on the right side of this page. Below are stories from some of our past scholarship recipients.

Scholarship recipients and their stories

Below are stories from some of our past scholarship recipients and the impact that attending the conference had on their lives and others in the community.

Martha and sisters   Grace and family   Jenny and Wes

I am a survivor of stage IV breast cancer and I live in a predominantly African-American, low income neighborhood. It is often hard for women here to get access to proper care and information. I have shared the information that I learned at the conference with other high-risk members in my local community. Read more.

 

Despite seeing the effects of cancer up close, I wasn't fully convinced of its power. Although surgery was an option I had considered, my fear led to inaction. Read more.

 

 

While pregnant, I was diagnosed with cancer and treated with chemotherapy. Our unborn child was diagnosed with two birth defects. Then I tested positive for a BRCA1 mutation. If not for a scholarship, people like me would be unable to gain critical knowledge. Thank you, donors, for the knowledge your funding gave us. Read more.

Gale and Lynn   Mary and Dawn    

Thank you for the tremendous job you and your team at FORCE do and for hosting my sister and I this past weekend. We are back home and tomorrow night we will host our first meeting to share with our people all that we have learned. Read more.

 

"LUVN LFE". My husband and I were on the way to the hospital when we saw the words on the license plate of the car in front of us. Those words became my spiritual motto on the morning of June 20, 2007. That was the day of my prophylactic bilateral mastectomies. Read more.

 

 

 

 

 


Disclaimer: Health links are made available for educational purposes only. This information should not be interpreted as medical advice. All health information should be discussed with your health care provider. Please read our full disclaimer for more information.

Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Contact Us

Morphtek

This site has been made possible by a generous grant from Morphotek.


Web design by Rareheron Web Design

copyright © FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered, Inc.  •  info@facingourrisk.org