2018 Grants Funded
Dubois-Pike-Warrick Economic Opportunity Committee, Inc.
TRI-CAP Breast Cancer Program$94,413
The purpose of this program is to help with treatment costs for those uninsured or underinsured women and men who have recently been diagnosed with breast cancer and are living in the Evansville Tri-State Affiliate area.
Deaconess Hospital Foundation
Deaconess Breast Services Outreach Program $67,337
This program provides access to mammography and diagnostic services such as ultrasounds, MRI’s and biopsies for the uninsured and underinsured in Southern Indiana. Services are also provided on their 3D mobile mammography coach throughout Southern Indiana and Western Kentucky.
Contact: Robynn Working at 812-424-1200
St. Vincent Foundation
Sharing the Vision: Early Detection of Breast Cancer $54,993
This program provides for mammograms, diagnostic tests such as ultrasounds, MRI’s and biopsies for the uninsured or underinsured women and men living in Daviess, Gibson, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh and Warrick Counties in Indiana. Services are available through mobile screenings as well as St. Vincent’s Breast Center.
Contact: Jacqui Garnett at 812-485-4437
Owensboro Health Foundation
Mammograms for Life $39,760
This program provides for mammograms and diagnostic services such as ultrasounds, MRI’s and biopsies for the uninsured and underinsured living in Western Kentucky or Perry and Spencer Counties in Indiana.
Contact: Cathie Medley at 270-688-2350
Good Samaritan Hospital
Illiana Breast Health Awareness $36,145
This program provides for mammograms and diagnostic testing such as ultrasounds, MRI’s and biopsies for the uninsured and underinsured in Knox, Pike, Gibson and Daviess County, Indiana. As well as providing services for those in Wabash and Lawrence Counties in Illinois.
Contact: Crystal Beadles at 812-885-3625
TOUCH the Lives of Breast Cancer Patients $20,000.00
This program provides non-medical financial support for breast cancer patients in Vanderburgh and Warrick Counties in Indiana. Services covered include but are not limited to: housing, groceries, insurance and transportation.
Contact: Sandy Feltz at 812-454-2826
Daviess Community Hospital
Breast Health Grant $7,200
This program provides for mammograms, diagnostic tests and patient navigator services to residents of Daviess and surrounding Indiana Counties.
Contact: Sharon Mead at 812-254-8851
Indiana Women In Need
Survivor Support Program $6,000.00
This program assists women with non-medical services such as: babysitting, house cleaning, groceries and transportation. Counties served by this grant are Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh and Warrick in Indiana.
Contact: Amanda Mansard-317-475-0565
Mammograms for Western Kentucky $4,996
This program provides for mammograms and diagnostic services such as ultrasounds, MRI’s and biopsies for the uninsured and underinsured living in Henderson, Union and Webster Counties in Kentucky.
Contact: Christa Cole 270-831-7931
Fairfield Memorial Hospital Association
Mobile Mammography outreach to outlying areas $4,000
This program provides for mobile mammograms to rural and low-income residents of Wayne and Edwards Counties in Southern Illinois.
Contact: Devin Deisher at 618-842-2611
Perry County Memorial Hospital
Our Turn: A Breast Health Program $2,777
This program provides mammograms and some diagnostic services for those uninsured and underinsured living in the rural areas of Perry County and Spencer County in Indiana, and Hancock County in Kentucky. Contact: Tina Smith at 812-547-0248
Gilda’s Club Evansville
Survivor Assistance Program $2,500
Gilda’s Club will provide gas and grocery cards to assist survivors with transportation and food costs while undergoing treatment and will also train survivor mentors for all breast cancer survivors.
Ferrell Hospital Community Foundation
Mammograms for Southeastern Illinois $1,032
This program provides for mammograms to residents of Gallatin and other surrounding Illinois Counties.
Contact: Donna Rash at 618-297-9612