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Hi! Our names are Debbie SetuainAnnie BrickelKirstin d'Incelli and Romane Petit Joseph and we are the South Florida Volunteer Outreach Leaders for FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered! If you have any questions or are in need of support or information, please feel free to e-mail us. We are happy to chat about available resources, information, and support that you may find helpful. As you navigate your hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers experience, know that you are not alone and that you can reach out at any time. We look forward to hearing from you.

You can also be matched to someone who shares a similar experience as you through FORCE’s Peer Navigation Program. Learn more at www.facingourrisk.org/pnp.

Be sure to sign up (on the right side of this page) to receive critical health information and learn about our local networking and educational events via e-mail so we can stay connected.

If you need immediate assistance, please contact Diane Rose, VP of Volunteer Programs.


Debbie Setuain

Debbie Setuain (email)

Annie Brickel

Annie Brickel (email)

Kirstin d'Incelli

Kirstin d'Incelli (email)

Romane Petit Joseph

Romane Petit Joseph (email)


Rock N Run: Fight N Heal Pink N Teal September 22, 2019, 7:45 am

Evelyn Greer Park
8200 SW 124th Street
Pinecrest, FL 33156
 
Questions? Debbie at debbies@facingourrisk.org

Cost: $25 Standard Registration until August 31st, then increases to $30. Register today!

Presented by The Miami Cancer Institute Baptist Health South Florida and hosted by the Village of Pinecrest, Rock N Run is a 5K run or walk. FORCE is a beneficiary for this event.

Rock out to a cardio-blasting dance class with Claudine Nannini and run or walk in the 5K.

Rock 'N Run was created to unite our community in the fight against breast and ovarian cancer and promote awareness to enhance prevention and early detection.


You're Invited to the Power of Pink: Positively Pink Fashion Show September 27, 2019, at 6:00 pm

Shops at Pembroke Gardens
410 SW 145th Terrace
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

The Positively Pink Fashion Show features survivors and previvors celebrating Hope, Strength, Love and Beauty!

Breast cancer survivors will recapture their spirit and beauty as they model the latest styles.

Call to reserve your 2019 Brighton Limited Edition "Power of Pink" Bracelet at (954) 436-2540

For each bracelet purchase, Brighton will donate $10 to support hereditary cancer research and awareness.


Join the FORCE - Fight Against Hereditary Breast, Ovarian and Related Cancers - ZUMBA ® Fundraising Event October 19, 2019, 1:30-4:00 pm

Life Time Athletic Club – Boca Raton
1499 Yamato Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Reserve your spot or make a donation today!

Love to FEEL GOOD and DO GOOD at the same time?

Join the amazing Local Zumba Instructors at Life Time Athletic Club – Boca Raton, as we partner with FORCE - Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered- the only national non-profit organization devoted to individuals and families affected by breast, ovarian, and related cancers - to have fun and to help at the same time. Inspired by breast cancer survivors and previvors, and those diagnosed with ovarian and other genetic cancers, your participation will help FORCE to continue to provide research, support, education, and awareness, specific to hereditary cancers and those affected by it. So - come on over to Life Time and shake your body, just watch, buy chance drawing tickets for prizes and remember to LIVE LIFE EMPOWERED! 

Tickets are limited and will be available on-site on the day of the event. By purchasing your ticket today, you are securing your place in this awareness-raising event in support of the mission of FORCE. Please join us!

ZUMBA® is a trademark of Zumba Fitness, LLC


You're Invited to the Joining FORCEs Conference June 18-20, 2020 in Philadelphia, PA 

Attend the 12th annual Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary Cancer conference for an inspirational experience of knowledge, empowerment and connecting with other members of our community.

This is an international conference designed to empower men, women and families facing hereditary cancer. It offers sessions and workshops led by renowned experts on all topics related to hereditary breast, ovarian, pancreatic, prostate and colon cancers.

Whether you are a cancer survivor, person at high risk for cancer, healthcare provider or caregiver, this conference has something for you. As an attendee you will have the opportunity to enroll in research, meet world renowned hereditary cancer experts, share experiences and network with others who have first-hand understanding of all you are going through. We hope you’ll join us!

Learn more about the conference and how to register


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