Mammogram Vans: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded grants totaling $175,000 to fund vans to provide free mammograms to uninsured and underinsured women in their own communities. Center for Elder Law & Justice: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a grant of $110,000 to the Center for Elder Law & Justice for the MedLaw Partnership of Western New York. National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a grant of $50,000 to the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund for the Cynthia Rubin Scholarship Fund for Breast Cancer Patient & Advocate Education. The Family Center’s Maite Aquino Program: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a grant of $135,000 to The Family Center’s Maite Aquino Program. The Family Center’s Judge Judith Kaye Project: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a $115,000 grant to The Judge Judith Kaye Project at The Family Center. City Bar Justice Center: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a grant of $66,000 to the City Bar Justice Center for the Cancer Advocacy Project. Legal Services of the Hudson Valley: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a grant of $100,000 to Legal Services of the Hudson Valley for the Breast Cancer Advocacy Project. SHARE: Self-Help for Women with Breast or Ovarian Cancer: For 2021-2022, JALBCA awarded a grant of $15,000 to SHARE for its Education & Outreach for the Latina Community: Legal Issues & Breast Cancer program.

Upcoming Events

Announcements

 

JALBCA in association with
The Staten Island Women’s Bar Association,
The Richmond County Bar Association,
NYS Committee on Women in the Courts,
Family & Supreme Courts Gender Fairness Committees and the
Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Taskforce (NYC Criminal Court Equal Justice Committee)
cordially invite you to attend

Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month Breakfast

Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 9:00 AM
Supreme Court House
18 Richmond Terrace, Courtroom 210
Staten Island, NY 10301

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER
Hon. Raja Rajeswari
Acting Justice of the Supreme Court, Richmond County

Come Join Us and Show Your Support!

If you are unable to attend in- person, click on https://notify.nycourts.gov/meet/0a7cys to appear virtually via Teams!


JALBCA SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS

JALBCA is pleased to announce that it has established a Support Group for members of the legal community and their loved ones who have been touched by breast cancer.  The group meets by Zoom from 6-7 p.m. once a month.

Please join us to share your experiences and feelings in an inclusive and confidential environment with JALBCA members and other legal professionals and their loved ones who recently have been diagnosed with breast cancer and/or are breast cancer survivors and/or have otherwise been touched by breast cancer.

To register and receive the Zoom link for any Support Group meeting, please email JALBCA at admin@nulljalbca.org by noon on the day of the meeting.

JALBCA mobilizes the New York legal community to take action against breast cancer

JALBCA leverages the legal community’s expertise and resources to promote awareness, early detection, treatment, education and legal support for all those affected by breast cancer.

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The JALBCA newsletter comes out five times a year, presenting the latest legal developments in the fight against breast cancer, as well as news about JALBCA.

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