SNEAK PEEK: Win a Hotel Marlowe Weekend Getaway!

The Hotel Marlowe weekend getaway silent auction package is back this year by popular demand. Proceeds benefit the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition. Win this weekend getaway at the silent auction, and help us work toward our goal of breast cancer prevention! Bidding will begin on Saturday, January 21st, 2012 at the Lesbians & Friends Dance. […]


Welcome to the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) Party for Prevention Blog. Here you will find information about the 14th Annual Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention, taking place January 21st, 2012 at the Holiday Inn in Brookline, MA. You will also find behind the scenes info as the 14th annual event comes […]

Holiday Festival

The 14th Annual Festival of Giving Trees is a display of beautifully decorated trees. The event opened on December 1st and will run through Sunday, December 4th. Over 100 trees are decorated in the spirit of hope and remembrance.  Some are playful, full of toys, a few with traditional Christmas messages, even some with cookies.  Each tree’s […]

A Cause Finds a Community

The word “community” can be simply defined as a group of individuals sharing a common interest. For an exemplary example of that definition, we can look at the organizers, supporters and participants of the upcoming Against the Tide event.  Although everyone plays a different role in the production and results of the event, we all come together […]

Firstgiving instructions

INSTRUCTIONS FOR CREATING OR UPDATING A PROFILE ON FIRSTGIVING.COM 1.) Navigate to the correct Against the Tide event page by location (Brewster) or (Hopkinton)  Press Register. 2.) Select Yes register online now and press continue. 3.) Type in the correct number of people you are registering in the QTY box (1 for yourself), […]