|Name:||Breast Cancer Foundation|
|Address:||2591 Miamisburg Centerville Rd |
|Dayton, OH 45459|
|Report Expiration Date:||December 1, 2015|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1995|
|Local Start Date:||October 2003|
|Principal:||Mr. James Hamilton, Treasurer/Chariman|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. James Hamilton, Treasurer/Chariman|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
According to the organization, "The Breast Cancer Foundation works to guide individuals in understanding and using health care services in the fight against breast cancer, to develop and promote information and services related to healthy lifestyles and preventive medicine and to promote quality professional imaging services for use in the detection and treatment of breast cancer."
This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.
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Breast Cancer Foundation provides low cost or no cost mammograms to underserved women in the community in conjunction with the Montgomery County Combined Health District; a two-day annual seminar dedicated to mammography technologists providing training and education; and a support group for African American breast cancer survivors in conjunction with the Montgomery County Combined Health District.
Breast Cancer Foundation raises funds through direct mail, grants and special events such as "Bowl Over Cancer."
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
According to Breast Cancer Foundation's internal financial report for the year ended December 31, 2012:
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