Tune into the TBBC Podcast for real conversations, insightful stories, and expert guidance on navigating life with breast cancer. Survivors, healthcare professionals, and advocatesshare their journeys, triumphs, and strategies for thriving beyond diagnosis.
Together, we can make a meaningful impact on young women battling breast cancer. Our ‘Get Involved’ page offers ways to support & uplift those in need. Be part of something bigger than cancer — a community of support, resilience, and transformation.
Breast cancer treatment comes with unique financial challenges for young women, and we’re committed to making sure they get the support they deserve. Our program offers free expense stipends to ease the financial strain of medical and medication costs.
We provide financial support and resources to young breast cancer patients, between the ages of 21-40.
They quickly learned that there are many unique complexities to the young adult experience of breast cancer.
Soon after, they began to participate in the podcast, Survive + Thrive, where they heard countless stories of young women who were struggling financially, mentally, and physically.
Bess and Elisa wanted to do more to help these women, and TBBC was the result.
Co-founders Bess Hagans and Elisa DiMeo were diagnosed with breast cancer at age 32 and 24, respectively, and shortly after diagnosis, discovered a world of support through the online young breast cancer community.
The need for support and resources is urgent for young patients on their way to recovery.
1 in 8 breast cancer diagnoses affects someone under 40
Every contribution helps us make a meaningful difference in the lives of young women facing breast cancer.
Your support not only helps relieve the financial burden of treatment but also nurtures a community of strength and resilience.
Join us in our fight against breast cancer — a fight for brighter futures and better tomorrows.