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In this section, learn how to participate in Living Beyond Breast Cancer's educational events for African-Americans affected by breast cancer. You can also listen to podcasts and download transcripts from past events.

Twitter Chats #LBBCchat: Coping With the Financial Impact of Breast Cancer

June 25, 2014 8 p.m. - 9 p.m. ET

Join us for our Wednesday, June 25, Twitter chat to learn about the financial resources you need as you move through treatment and beyond. 

Community Meetings Healthy Living Practices After Breast Cancer

May 19, 2014 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Learn the benefits of healthy living practices after breast cancer at our free community meeting in Denver, Colorado. 

Webinars Paying it Forward: African-American Women Using Their Breast Cancer Experiences to Help Their Communities

February 13, 2014 Noon - 1 p.m.

Learn how sharing your story can inspire others and help heal your own spirit. 

Webinars Healthy Living After Breast Cancer Part Two: Exercise and Fitness

January 22, 2014 Noon - 1 p.m.

Learn about the benefits of exercise and fitness. 

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

October 26, 2013 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Join LBBC for our annual Fall Conference.

Fundraising Events Kildare’s "Cans for Cancer"

October 1, 2013

Throughout October, Kildare’s in Manayunk, Pa., and West Chester, Pa., will donate $1 from each sale of their newly featured canned beers to Living Beyond Breast Cancer. Don't miss the kick-off parties at both locations!

Fundraising Events Soul of a Woman: A Girls’ Night Out Celebrating Mothers, Sisters and Daughters

June 26, 2013

Join Amazulu in Philadelphia, Pa., for a community fundraising event to benefit LBBC. Enjoy an evening of shopping, education, foot massages, networking, music and more.

Webinars Getting Connected, Getting Support: African-Americans Living Beyond Breast Cancer

February 6, 2013 Noon – 1:00 p.m. ET

This free webinar focused on how you can get the support and care you need as an African-American woman diagnosed with breast cancer. Explore how to connect with others, nurture your soul, ask for help, keep a positive outlook and avoid barriers to accessing support.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

September 29, 2012 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer's national conference featured some of the world’s top medical and mental health experts. The conference focused on the needs of all women affected by breast cancer, whether newly diagnosed, in treatment, beyond treatment or living with metastatic disease.

Community Meetings Nurturing Your Spirit

June 26, 2012 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

During our June community meeting in Philadelphia, Pa., Rev. Aundreia Alexander, Esq, discussed how your connection to what enriches your spirit can have a profound impact on your sense of faith, hope and inner peace.

Community Meetings Sex and Intimacy

March 28, 2012 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

During this free community meeting in Philadelphia, Sabitha Pillai-Friedman PhD, LCSW, CST, discussed how breast cancer treatment can impact your sex life and ways to cope. 

Webinars News from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

January 11, 2012 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. EST

During our January teleconference, Virginia F. Borges, MD, MMSc, shared treatment, research and quality-of-life updates from the 34th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

October 1, 2011 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

This national, one-day conference for women affected by breast cancer focuses on your unique concerns, pointing you toward the most up-to-date information and practical resources to help you navigate your way through your breast cancer experience.

Community Meetings Inspiring Wellness: Eating Right, Moving Right

September 15, 2011 4:30-7:00 p.m.

At this program for African-American women, connect with others and learn how food and exercise can help you during and after breast cancer treatment.

Community Meetings Understanding Your Screening Options

December 15, 2010 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Marlane C. Guttmann, MD, a radiologist at the Fox Chase Cancer Center, discussed the types of tests and diagnostic tools used to find breast cancer.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

November 13, 2010 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

LBBC's Annual Fall Conference, News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well took place in Philadelphia on November 13, 2010. Our annual fall conference is for women at all stages of diagnosis, treatment and recovery. Hear the latest medical news and opportunities to enhance your quality of life using standard and complementary methods.

Community Meetings Dating After Breast Cancer

October 13, 2010 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m

Explore the challenges you may face when dating after breast cancer and learn to navigate sharing your cancer experience with a potential partner.

Webinars Cancer Survivorship: What Does Culture Have to Do with It?

February 3, 2010

Ethnicity, culture and economics may influence your chances of getting breast cancer and the kind of treatment you receive. Learn how culture, wealth and the healthcare system impact medical treatment for breast cancer and what you can do about it.

Conferences News You Can Use: The Future of Breast Cancer Care

November 14, 2009

Listen to podcasts and download transcripts from our November 14, 2009, conference in Philadelphia for women at all stages of diagnosis, treatment and recovery.