Through our mammograms matter health initiative, barbaraCares is committed to expanding access to mammography screenings for communities at risk, underserved, and unable to afford health screenings. the Love Yourself Mammogram Event is one of a series of targeted outreach efforts bringing healthcare to the "doorsteps" of those that need it most. As we celebrate Valentine's and the month of love, we encouraged residents on property to take part in personal self-awareness and self-care through proactive health screenings. 02/19/22
BarbaraCares: Mother's Day Mammogram Event BarbaraCares in partnership with THR FREE mammogram screenings WERE OFFERED onsite at Parkside Missionary Baptist Church mother's day weekend. As we celebrate Mother's Day, we encouraged residents to take part in personal self-awareness and self-care through proactive health screenings.
grateful for all of the walkups that took advantage of the mobile health unit. communites at-risk often don't have access to medical care but Through the barbaracares 'mammograms matter health initiative' we purposely create access points in communites underserved.
2022 BarbaraCares March for Mammograms
the BarbaraCares Foundation hosts our annual March For Mammograms event to both raise awareness of breast cancer and funding for supportive services for indiviuals at risk. This special community fun run/walk can be enjoyed in your own neighborhood, your favorite park, or trail. We will walk EVERYWHERE FOR EVERYONE! this year the race was held at trinity park in fort worth and kicked off with grand marshal sonia azad - wfaa health and wellness reporter.
BarbaraCares: OUTPOURING Event IN PARTNERSHIP WITH DAYSPRING FAMILY CHURCH BarbaraCares IS COMMITTED TO MEETING INDIDVUALS WHERE THEY ARE INCLUDING CHURCHES, BUISNESSES, ORGANIZATIONS, COMMUNITY CENTERS, ETC. AS WE CONTINUE OUR EFFORTS TO EXPAND ACCESS TO FREE MAMMOGRAMS AND EDUCATION SURROUNDING BREAST CANCER, WE HAVE PARTNERED WITH A NUMBER OF FAITH-BASED INSTITUTIONS TO BRING ADVOCACY EFFORTS TO PERSONS AT-RISK, UNINSURED, AND FOR THOSE LACKING FINANCIALS MEANS TO AFFORD SCREENINGS.
in partnership with THR, FREE mammogram screenings WERE OFFERED onsite at DAYSPRING FAMILY CHURCH AT THEIR OUTPOURING WOMEN'S CONFERENCE. THANK YOU EVERYONE THAT GOT SCREENED TODAY.
“Caring Conversations” forum presented by BarbaraCares. This forum is part of our expanding Mammograms Matter Health Initiative; where we provide local residents the opportunity to gain understanding about risks of breast cancer, action plans, and the importance of routine screening. Our aim is to remove all barriers to care by bringing access directly to the people!
Thank you Dr. Coomer for being our guest speaker and breast cancer expert! Thank you Gabriella Jimenez for your presentation with the breast chek kit! Every attendee received a medical binder, a take home self-breast kit, a resource guide and everyone had the opportunity to ask vital questions concerning their health. each participant also had the chance to sign up for a free mammogram screening onsite.
The "Caring conversation" forum will take place in several select zip codes throughout tarrant county over the course of the next 9 months in a 3 part series.
BarbaraCares: September community Mammogram Event BarbaraCares in partnership with moncrief cancer institute provided FREE mammogram screenings onsite at Parkside Missionary Baptist Church. our organization is committed to providing access to free life-saving screenings yearround in communities underserved and at-risk.
sip & pour for hope 10/02/22
Kicking off breast cancer awareness month, barbaracares teamed up with several local buisnesses to host a candle-making fundraiser in support of breast cancer patients and caregivers here in Texas. the event allowed a fun space for individuals to tap into their creativity while supporting a good cause.
OCtober breast cancer awareness COMMUNITY EVENTs and appearences October is always a busy time at barbaracares. our schedule consists of local community events, numerous mammogram outreach efforts, media appearences, our large care2fight healthfair presented by barbaracares, and neighborhood canvasing to spread awareness.
2022 care2fight health & wellness fair (10/15/22)
GOOD DAY TEXAS MEDIA INTERVIEW CHANNEL 8 ON NATIONAL MAMMOGRAPHY DAY (10/21/22)
MOBILE MAMMOGRAM EVENT (10/22/22)
strike out cancer EVENT presented by north arlington little League in support of barbaracares (10/22/22)
pink prowler breast cancer awareness EVENT (10/26/22). thank you to fort worth's own national lacrosse team, panther city for your support of barbaracares. we were able to attend their opening game on 12/09/22
PINK out event with the dallas mavericks nba team (10/30/22). special thanks to the mavs for inviting barbaracares to this special game to spread awareness and advocate for breast health
Women's day at dayspring family church (10/30/22). panel discussion led by pastor sonjia dickerson, board member dr. robin skrine, board chair xavier sanders, and several individuals connected to the foundation. SPECIAL THANKS for the conversation and the appeal to get mammograms.