Current Grant Recipients (2017-18)

$360,715 in Grants for the Virginia Blue Ridge Affiliate To Help Uninsured and Underinsured Women

Organization Funds Awarded Description of Services
Carilion Clinic Breast Care Center

Roanoke, VA

$71,042 Free breast health education and screening and diagnostic services (especially for ethnic/racial minority patients), and fuel assistance for patients needing transportation
Centra’s Alan B. Pearson Cancer Center

Lynchburg, VA

$68,200 Diagnostic breast health services and nurse navigators to guide patients through their surgery, treatment, and survivorship phases
Cumberland Plateau Health District

Lebanon, VA

$15,654 Breast health education and clinical breast exams, mammogram referrals, ultrasounds, and biopsies 
LENOWISCO Health District

Wise, VA

$19,871 Breast health education, screening, and diagnostic services for underinsured and uninsured women who are ineligible for these services through other programs.
Martinsville-Henry County Coalition for Health and Wellness

Martinsville, VA

$50,682 Enhance breast health and collaborative initiatives in the South Central Region of Virginia, focusing on African-American and Latino communities as well as rural demographics through education, screening services, and providing community resources that address barriers to care.
Piedmont Access to Health Services, Inc.

Danville, VA

$70,007 Increase access to the full range of breast health care for their largely African-American population and will coordinate closely with former grantee Free Clinic of Danville.
Virginia Department of Health: Mount Rogers District

Marion, VA

$65,259 Access to quality breast health services for Black and Hispanic/Latina women by providing breast health education outreach