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Breast Cancer Recovery Foundation, Inc.

AKA  Breast Cancer Recovery
Madison, WI
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Basic Organization Information

Breast Cancer Recovery Foundation, Inc.
Also Known As: Breast Cancer Recovery
Physical Address: Madison, WI 53713 
EIN: 39-1894850
Web URL: www.bcrecovery.org 
NTEE Category: E Health—General & Rehabilitative
E60 Health Support Services
None
N Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
N20 Recreational and Sporting Camps (Day, Overnight, etc.)
Ruling Year: 1998 
How This Organization Is Funded: Individual Donations
Sponsorships from local companies/businesses
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Mission Statement

The mission of Breast Cancer Recovery is to provide environments for women breast cancer survivors to heal emotionally.

Legitimacy Information

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Annual Revenue & Expenses (IRS Form 990, January 2012)

Fiscal Year Starting: January 01, 2012
Fiscal Year Ending: December 31, 2012

Total Revenue $276,003
Total Expenses $291,403

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Ms. Gail Riedasch

Term:

Since Sept 2012

Profile:

Gail Riedasch, Executive Director, spent over 30 years in Wisconsin state government and has been able to give back by volunteering at various charitable organizations. Gail is a life-long Wisconsin resident.  A graduate of Edgewood College, Madison, WI.  A University of Wisconsin Badger and a Green Bay Packer fan.  Gail enjoys reading and spending time with her family.  She lives in Sun Prairie, WI with her springer spaniel, Bella.

Leadership Statement:

Breast Cancer Recovery's Infinite Boundaries Retreats provide environments that can and do transform women.  After diagnosis and treatment for breast cancer, women often experience challenges such as a fear of recurrence, body image disruption, sexual dysfunction, anxiety or feelings of vulnerability.  Retreats guide women as they address these challenges and begin their survivorship journey having healed emotionally and after learning new life skills that promote healthy living.

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Program Description:

The Infinite Boundaries retreat program provides support for breast cancer survivors in dealing with issues such as cancer recurrence, depression, intimacy, and self-image. More than 800 breast cancer survivors have attended an Infinite Boundaries retreat. Breast Cancer Recovery also sponsors the annual Sharing the Knowledge: Resources for Recovery conference,which features lectures and exhibits that offer information on breast cancer treatment, management and survivorship resources. Over 350 breast cancer survivors, caregivers and health professionals attend the conference each year.

Program Long-Term Success:

Sponsored nine Infinite Boundaries retreats, including a retreat designed for young women (under age 40) with breast cancer, a retreat for women with advanced (metastatic) breast cancer and new in 2007 a retreat for breast cancer survivors who are 'solo' and do not have the support of a spouse or partner. Retreats took place on Madeline Island, Lake Superior and at retreat centers in Wisconsin Dells, West Bend, Wisconsin, Door County, Wisconsin, and Stanchfield, Minnesota. Curriculum at each retreat included discussions on living with the fear of recurrence; restoring sexuality and sensuality; nature as a healing force; spirituality and healing, and dealing with difficult feelings including guilt, anger, and betrayal. Physical activities included nature walks, kayaking, bicycling, horseback riding and labyrinth walks. Creative expression was encouraged through beading, fabric arts (prayer flags), and mask making. Prayers flags are an activity that allows for contemplation of one's mortality. Creating a face mask often allows for the release and visualization of pent up emotions.

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Budget:
$200,000
Category:
Health Care
Population Served:
Female Adults

Program Description:

Retreats for women following treatment for breast cancer.

Program Long-Term Success:

Infinite Boundaries retreats hope to make a positive impact on breast cancer survivor's quality of life outcomes.  The long range goal certainly includes continuation of Infinite Boundaries offerings and we hope to add additional skills-building workshops to help woman sustain the positive outcomes that are realized post-retreat.

Program Short-Term Success:

Significant qualitative data to show positive quality of life outcomes, positive self-image, motivation to continue a positive survivor journey.

Program Success Monitored by:

evaluations

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Budget:
$20,000
Category:
Health Care
Population Served:
Female Adults

Program Description:

Education and skills-building workshop

Program Long-Term Success:

2011 conference is the 12th annual.

Program Short-Term Success:

Increase knowledge of breast cancer and complementary practices that impact quality of life.

Program Success Monitored by:

Program evaluations

Program Success Examples:

evaluation feedback overwhelmingly positive from approx. 200 participants each year.
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Impact Summary from the Nonprofit

Breast Cancer Recovery sponsored eight Infinite Boundaries Retreats in 2012.  Retreats were held in a variety of locations throughout Wisconsin.  Four specialty retreats were held for women with metastatic disease.  In addition to retreats, an educational conference is held each year for women to hear about the latest in medical advances for breast cancer and to learn life skills.
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