Serving breast cancer patients and survivors on June 15th in Hatboro, PA
HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y. (PRWEB) JUNE 06, 2019
United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF) is bring their amazing Tempur-Pedic® Mattress & Pink Bag Event® to the great state of Pennsylvania! UBCF continues to work with Good360 to provide Tempur-Pedic® mattresses at no cost to breast cancer patients and survivors. The trusted Tempur-Pedic® Mattress brand offers the comfort and support necessary to promote a good night’s sleep, something that is vitally important to the healing process and improving the quality of life for those touched by breast cancer.
On Saturday, June 15th UBCF will be giving away twin and queen size mattresses to male and female breast cancer patients, survivors and their children 18 or younger in Hatboro, Pennsylvania. UBCF thanks Nikomed USA for generously donating their space for the event. An application (available online) must be submitted and approved in order to attend and receive items. Applicants do not have to reside in Pennsylvania – people are welcome to travel from surrounding states. For more information please contact 877-822-4287 x 726 or email GIKProgram@ubcf.org.
UBCF’s Executive Director, Ms. Stephanie Mastroianni shared, “We are so excited to bring our amazing Tempur-Pedic® Mattress and Pink Bag Event® to Pennsylvania!” Stephanie continued, “Further expanding our mission’s reach to the women and men of Pennsylvania is important to us – breast cancer has the highest incidences of all female cancers in PA.”
In addition to the Tempur-Pedic® mattresses, UBCF is giving away clothing and personal care products from trusted name brands. Cancer care is expensive. Very often large purchases, such as mattresses, and other daily necessities are delayed or abandoned due to mounting medical bills. UBCF and its partners are here to help.
This is UBCF’s first Tempur-Pedic® Mattress and Pink Bag Event® in Pennsylvania. The American Cancer Society estimates 12,070 Pennsylvanian women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer this year. Pennsylvania ranks 11th among the 50 states in the incidence of breast cancer among women, according to the CDC. Early detection is critical to surviving the disease. UBCF encourages women and men to know their bodies and learn the self-breast exam to help recognize any changes. Those in need of a breast screening can find assistance through UBCF’s Breast Screening Program – available to women and men of any age. The program covers all screening technologies including mammography, ultrasound, thermography and MRI.
UBCF is committed to offering breast health and wellness services focused on cancer prevention, screening, treatment and overall wellness. UBCF’s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer and carries it out through seven life-supporting patient and family programs available to women, men and families nation-wide. UBCF never denies services to anyone regardless of age, race, gender, ethnicity, income or medical insurance coverage. Tax-deductible contributions may be made towards UBCF’s programs. UBCF accepts vehicle and property donations as well. Combined Federal Campaign #77934. http://www.ubcf.org