Welcome to the C. Wright Pink Ribbon Project

Our Mission

  • To impact breast cancer in our community through education, awareness and support
  • To provide ongoing emotional assistance to underserved and underinsured patients undergoing breast cancer treatment
  • To contribute financial sponsorship allowing patients to focus on survivorship and recovery
  • To collaborate with community agencies to provide comprehensive services to breast cancer patients in the Bossier and Shreveport area

 

Our Vision

  • Is simply to help ease the emotional and physical suffering of breast cancer. 
  • According to the National Cancer Institute, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime.Prevention is the key. 
  • Together , WE can impact our community.

 

What the Project Funds

Financial assistance to provide : 

  • Transportation to and from medical appointments
  •  doctor/facility co-payments and pharmacy expenses
  • Monetary support to maintain necessary living expenses. 
  • We will also personally support breast cancer patients during the diagnosis, treatment and recovery phase of this devastating illness.

          Apply for assistance:   http://cwrightproject.org/application-for-assistance/            

The Journey

The C. Wright Pink Ribbon Project (501 © (3) is a collaborative effort of the Multi-Cultural Developmental Center and Stonewall Missionary Baptist Church.  Named in honor of 9 year breast cancer survivor Catherine A. Wright, the C. Wright Pink Ribbon Project is aimed to help breast cancer survivors across two parishes (Bossier and Caddo).  The core objectives are to provide access to resources pertinent to overall health, mental, and emotional care.

 

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7 thoughts on “Welcome to the C. Wright Pink Ribbon Project

  1. We are so thankful for the support and compassion C. Wright Pink Ribbon Project has for breast cancer survivors in our local community.
    Kelley Matkins
    Mission Coordinator
    NWLA Affiliate of Susan G. Komen

    • Hi Yolanda, thank you for all you do for C. Wright in the name of eduation and support. We enjoyed your presentatiion last year and look forward to your presence at our Tea this on
      April 26 at 12 noon at the Stonewall Family Life Center 9356 Eatman St, Bossier City, LA. Please pass the word on and tickets are lower this year at just $20 due to our hard work. See you soon. Sharon

  2. Congratulations! I am so very proud of you and your team! May God grant you divine favor, strength, wisdom and bountiful resources as you sacrifice and labor to demonstrate His genuine love. May you to be individually and corporately blessed and successful in all your future endeavors. I miss you all but am always with you in spirit and will continue to support as God makes me able. Continue to keep us in your prayers and keep in touch! Ps 37:4, 5/ Ps 119:11/1 Cor 2:9

    Agape,
    Aletha Cooke

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