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Breast Cancer Alliance

Manager: Nicole Gadway
Priority: Open

BACKGROUND

Established in 1996 in CT.

Founded by Mary Waterman.

FIELDS OF INTEREST

breast cancer

LIMITATIONS

Giving limited to a 200-mile radius of Greenwich, CT.

No grants for office supplies, printing costs, travel, marketing costs, or recruitment costs.

FINANCIAL DATA

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $994,869 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,049,012

Expenditures: $1,778,960

Total giving: $1,344,230

Qualifying distributions: N/A

Giving activities include:

$1,344,230 for 23 grants (high: $262,500; low: $5,000)

SELECTED GRANTS

$100,000 award over 1 year Donald Engelman, Yale University

Chemotherapeutic delivery targeted to the Acidic Microenvironment of Breast Tumors

 

$100,000 award over a 1 year period Chi Dang and Lin Zhang,University of Pennsylvania

Long non-coding RNAs (incRNAs) in Breast Cancer

 

$125,000 award of 2 years Alberto Ciccia, Columbia University Medical Center

Exploiting DNA Replication Defects

$75,000 over 1 year Joseph Weber, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Breast surgery fellowship