If you or someone you love has been touched by breast cancer, you’ve come to the right place. We’re here to support anyone affected by breast cancer. Most of our programs and services are free and you don’t need to be a member to sign up.
We care because we’ve been there. Our founders walked in the shoes of the newly diagnosed and keenly understood the stress and the difficulty in learning to cope.
Whatever you’re going through right now, we’re here to help.
With September right around the corner, we are please to announce that the registration for our Fit & Fab Exercise Program is now open! Please click here to visit our fitness page, learn more about our programs and download your registration form. Registration & Waiver forms must be returned via email, mail or in person. We do not accept registrations over the phone. Thank you & enjoy!
The Summer 2014 newsletter has finally been released! Find out more about BCA’s recent events, get up-to-date with the Busting Out dragon boat team, try out our healthy new recipe and don’t miss “The Face of Fitness” featuring one of our amazing fitness instructors! Get your copy here!
On July 12-13th, our Busting Out Dragon Boat team traveled to Sudbury to compete in the 15th Annual Sudbury Dragon Boat Festival. The 22 paddlers made up just one team in over 50 competing teams! In addition to the regular races, Busting Out also competed in a 2000 meter race, which was a major accomplishment for the team. We are so proud of this inspiring group of women and we can’t wait to cheer them on in the upcoming Vermont and Sarasota Festivals. Congrats Ladies! [click to continue…]
Breast Cancer Action is excited to announce the launch of our reusable glass water bottles! These amazing 18 oz bottles are a perfect way to ensure you stay hydrated this summer, and support a wonderful cause. The bottles are $10 each, or Two for $15! All funds raise to go towards our fitness, education and support programs. For more information on the bottles and other BCA products, click here! Or call 613-736-5921 to order yours today:)
We wanted to say thank you to everyone who participated in the various BCA events this past weekend. We were completely blown away with your support – what a great way to kick off the summer!
Congratulations to our Busting Out Dragon Boat Team! They took home 1st and 2nd place in the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival’s Cancer Charity Race. These women train hard year round for events like this, and they were spectacular! Check out this amazing video of our ladies on the water!
We also hosted our first ever SHAKE YOUR BOOTY Fitness Event on June 21st! Our sincerest thanks goes out to the Greenboro Community Centre Association, Manulife Financial and the City of Ottawa for sponsoring this event. A heartfelt thank you to our top fundraisers : Marie-Andrée Lajoie, Vicki Davis, Marina Moraitis, Sheila Waugh, Irene Ryan, Samia Hage, Jo-Ann Smith and Marie Labrèche!
Because of these ladies, their supporters and more, Shake Your Booty raised $22625.50 for the Breast Cancer Action community! Amazing!