Michele W.

Michelle W. - Pink Fund RecipientI found the lump on my 42nd birthday this year. Within two weeks, I was diagnosed with Stage II A Triple Negative Breast Cancer. Since my diagnosis, everything has been a whirlwind. With COVID-19, my inability to work, family, bills and more bills, I was truly overwhelmed.

The Pink Fund took a lot of stress off of me, to the point where I could concentrate more on my treatment and trying to feel better instead of stressing about finances. I am truly thankful for this. Thank you Pink Fund for being there for me when I had nowhere to turn. Thank you Pink Fund for being my support during this time.

~ Michele W.

The Financial Side Effects of Cancer

Financial Toxicity


130% increase in financial difficulties for patients in active treatment

Job Loss

Breast Cancer Stats

Between 20-30% of women diagnosed with breast cancer will lose their jobs



10M will be unable to pay for rent, food & utilities because of medical bills

Impact on Savings

Impact on Savings

76% of full time workers nationwide live paycheck to paycheck


If you or a family member is undergoing treatment for breast cancer and have lost household working income, learn more about how The Pink Fund can help.

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