MBCC Volunteers Attend Advocate Leadership Summit

Maine Breast Cancer Coalition volunteers visited with staff from Senator Angus King's office in Washington, DC on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 during the National Breast Cancer Coalition's annual Lobby Day event as part of the 2016 Advocate Leadership Summit. The MBCC volunteers also visited the offices of Senator Susan Collins, and Representatives Chellie Pingree and Bruce Poliquin. 

Two of the MBCC volunteers reported on what they learned and experienced at the Summit. Read their articles here:

"The Complexities of Metastatic Breast Cancer Research" by Rosemarie LeGasse

"Highlights from the 2016 National Breast Cancer Coalition Advocate Leadership Summit" by Nancy Greene

Photo, left to right: Patrick O'Neil, Legislative Aide to Senator Angus King; Laurel Bezanson, MBCC Advocacy Committee; Nancy Greene, MBCC Advocacy Committee; Rosemarie LeGasse, Support Service Fund Program Assistant and MBCC volunteer; Carol Beagan, MBCC treasurer and Support Service Fund Committee member; Lieutenant Commander Dennis Wischmeier, Defense Fellow with Senator Angus King

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