Archive for July 2017

Nya Gavin

Nya Gavin, Walking in celebration of her mother, Crystal Davis (survivor since 2008.)  I found out my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer when I was twelve. It was also the summer before I was to start my school, Boston Latin. I remember being nervous about starting a new school but also worried about what…

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Lisa Barstow

Lisa Barstow, A recent survivor and walking in memory of her mother, Betty Emmons Barstow Hite (1972.)  Betty Emmons Barstow Hite, our beloved mother and grandmother was ill with breast cancer for 15 of her 50 years. She was one of the first recipients of chemotherapy in 1971 until her death the next year in 1972.…

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