Through our sponsored facilities, the Connie Dwyer Breast Cancer Foundation serves underprivileged and vulnerable women by ensuring the availability of top-quality breast-health services that include screening, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care. The Foundation provides financial assistance to programs and needs deemed most crucial to the health and wellbeing of patients and offers collaborative support to provide resources, education, advocacy and empowerment to the women we serve.
This is our time to Embrace Hope and to help ensure all women in NJ have access to critical breast health services for the uninsured and underinsured.
Connie Dwyer Breast Center at Trinitas
The Connie Dwyer Breast Cancer Foundation partnered with Trinitas Regional Medical Center to build a Connie Dwyer Breast Center in Elizabeth, New Jersey. The new centered opened its doors on October 1, 2018. Connie is thankful to those who have embraced her life-saving mission. The new state-of-the-art breast center provides the latest equipment and services available to provide all women with top-quality breast care from screening to diagnosis to treatment.
NEWS & EVENTS
Personal Protection Equipment Grant
CDBCF and our donors made it possible for us to grant Trinitas Regional Medical Center, in New Jersey, an emergency grant of $70,000 used for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for front line health workers in March 2020. READ MORE >
MRI Dream to Reality
Thanks to all of the CDBCF donors who made it possible to pay the third and last $333,000 in December 2020. The total contribution of one million dollars to Trinitas Regional Medical Center for installing a new state-of-the-art MRI machine and suite to be used by patients at the Connie Dwyer Breast Center in Elizabeth, New Jersey. READ MORE >
Exclusive Interview with Connie Dwyer
After being treated for breast cancer herself, Connie Dwyer noticed how hard it was for underprivileged women to deal with the disease, so she became part of the solution… READ MORE >