Free Bus Transportation from Boston to Statewide Against the Tide Event on June 18

Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition is pleased to announce that Local Motion of Boston is providing free bus transportation for residents in and around Boston to our 24th annual statewide Against the Tide Swim, Kayak, Walk, Run, and/or Aquathon event on Saturday, June 18 in Hopkinton, MA (45 minute bus ride). All proceeds will benefit work […]

Free Swim Class This Saturday for Against the Tide Participants

For those of you who have already registered for Against the Tide, join Dreamfar Triathlon for a FREE Swim Class on this coming Saturday, June 11 at the beautiful DCR’s Hopkinton State Park (268 Cedar Street, Hopkinton, MA 01748). This free class will be held at 8:00 AM. In order to register for Saturday’s event, please RSVP […]

June Message from Executive Director

Dear Friends in Prevention, I had the honor and pleasure of being a moderator on a Health Impacts and Air Quality panel at the Greater Boston Women of Color Environmental Health Conference on April 16 in Cambridge, MA. We must continue to be more adamant in taking charge of our health and raising our voices […]

Victory in MA State Senate

On May 19, 2016, the Massachusetts Senate passed an Act to protect children and families from harmful flame retardants! Now on to the MA House of Representatives. The following update is provided courtesy of Alliance for a Healthy Tomorrow. BOSTON, Mass.—The Massachusetts Senate voted favorably to ban eleven toxic flame retardants from children’s products and […]