LESLIE'S WEEK Stage 4 Breast Cancer women spend the majority of their Stage 4 lives in cancer therapies, clinical trials, and hospitals. Their families are in Financial Toxicity from the demands of cancer treatments. "Normalcy" is no longer recognizable in their lives. LESLIE'S WEEK Vacations Away From Cancer gift Stage 4 Breast Cancer women and their families a week of Fun and Happiness so they may make Memories That Outlast Cancer. We are about Memories. Memories R 4ever!
Stage 4 Breast Cancer is terminal. That there is no Stage 5. What becomes of the children left behind when their mothers succumb to this dreaded disease? What happens to the husbands who are grieving and worrying about the FUTURE of his children? Many children whose families' have attended a LESLIE'S WEEK Vacation Away from Cancer are eligible for the LESLIE'S KIDS Educational Fund. We offer grants in the name of the mother to the institution of higher learning. Our Stage 4 Breast Cancer Women are never forgotten, nor are their children.
To gift vacations away from cancer to Stage 4 Breast Cancer Women and their families where they Make Memories that Outlast Cancer in a celebration of life. Our LESLIE'S KIDS Educational Assistance Fund ensures the future of their children. It is the Mother who gives life and it is her children who sustain it after she is gone.
Breast cancer centers nominate Stage 4 BC women for the LESLIE’S WEEK vacations in 5 star resorts. We include a SPA Day of Beauty for each Stage 4 MBC woman and donated entertainment tickets to various venues. LW 2019 is co-hosting the Bend of the River Farm BBQ and Concert 4KIDS with Brian Quinley of BES Enterprises.
Your donation is a lasting gift of Memories for Stage 4 Breast Cancer women and their families to spend precious time together. LESLIE'S WEEK nominations are open to all Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer women. They may nominate themselves along with our breast center partners. Nominations open January 20, 2019.
2017 "COMMUNITY BREAST CANCER NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR" - BREAST CANCER WELLNESS MAGAZINE
Creating Memories That Outlast Cancer
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