Scan Vans: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded grants totaling $260,000 to subsidize the cost of 60 vans.Center for Elder Law & Justice: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded a grant of $110,000 to the Center for Elder Law & Justice for the MedLaw Cancer Partnership of Western New York. Project LEAD®: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded a grant of $50,000 to the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund for the Cynthia Rubin Scholarship at Project LEAD®.The Family Center’s Maite Aquino Program: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded a grant of $110,000 to The Family Center’s Maite Aquino Program.The Family Center’s Judge Judith Kaye Project: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded a $110,000 grant to The Judge Judith Kaye Project at The Family Center. City Bar Justice Center/Cancer Advocacy Project: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded the City Bar Justice Center/Cancer Advocacy Project a $66,000 grant. Legal Services of the Hudson Valley: For 2019-2020, JALBCA awarded a grant of $100,000 to Legal Services of the Hudson Valley to create the LSHV Breast Cancer Health Advocacy Project. SHARE: Self-Help for Women with Breast or Ovarian Cancer: For 2019-2020, 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

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JALBCA’s Honorary President & Long-time JALBCA Member Honored at NYSBA Annual Meeting

S. Scarpulla & J. DiFiore at 1.31.20 Judicial Section Lunch

JALBCA Co-President Hon. Saliann Scarpulla congratulated Honorary President and Chief Judge Janet DiFiore on receiving the Distinguished Jurist Award from the Judicial Section of the New York
State Bar Association on January 31, 2020.

Hon. R. Richter & JALBCA Leaders at 1.31.20 Judicial Section Lunch

JALBCA congratulates long-time member Hon.
Rosalyn Richter on receiving both the Ruth G. Schapiro Memorial Award from
the New York State Bar Association and the Advancement of Judicial Diversity Award from the Judicial Section on January 31, 2020. Many JALBCA leaders were on hand to celebrate with Justice Richter and Chief Judge DiFiore.


JALBCA’s Membership Reception Rocked on Jan. 13, 2020

JALBCA’s inaugural Membership Reception on January 13th was a great success – full of fun, food and fellowship! Thanks to the Membership Committee, led by Co-Chairs Virginia Trunkes and Hon. Donna Golia, for planning this wonderful event and many thanks to Robinson + Cole and its amazing staff for hosting and executing the event flawlessly. And thanks to all the attendees, especially those who became JALBCA members at or after the reception. If you haven’t joined yet, please join today!

JALBCA Membership Reception Leaders

(Pictured above, L-R: JALBCA Co-President Hon. Saliann Scarpulla, Robinson + Cole Managing Partner Stephen Goldman, Membership Co-Chair Virginia Trunkes, Co-President Vilia Hayes, Executive Director Claire Gutekunst)

JALBCA Membership Reception

Membership Reception


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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