Buddy Check News

Random Acts of Kindness: Dr. Richard Gray

12:10 PM, Nov 1, 2013

As we continue to recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we celebrate this morning with a random act of kindness for a devoted doctor who is helping one patient in particular for 20 years and counting.

Vote for your favorite Pink Glove Dance video

11:22 AM, Oct 30, 2013

Four Atlanta-area hospitals are in the running to win money for breast cancer research through the Pink Glove Dance video contest.

Random Acts of Kindness: Susan G. Komen 3-Day team

9:22 AM, Oct 21, 2013

Team Booby Traps raised more than $20,000 for breast cancer research. The women were rewarded for their efforts with a day of beauty.

Susan G. Komen 3-Day begins

7:22 PM, Oct 20, 2013

The annual walk covers 60 miles and supports breast cancer patients and survivors, with the goal of raising enough money to find a cure.

Breast Cancer Warriors Paint the Town Pink October 18-20

1:40 PM, Oct 15, 2013

Battling breast cancer is tough. Battling breast cancer two times is incomprehensible.

Making Strides kick-off breakfast

6:53 PM, Aug 16, 2013

Karyn Greer hosted the kick-off breakfast for the 2013 Making Strides walk. The event raises awareness for Breast Cancer. This year's events around metro Atlanta are in October.

American Cancer Society Kicks Off Atlanta Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

11:33 AM, Aug 13, 2013

The ballroom at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buckhead will be a sea of pink on Friday morning, August 16 when the American Cancer Society kicks off its 2013 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Atlanta

Buddy Check: The BRCA1 gene

1:31 PM, Jul 15, 2013

Dr. Cecelia Bellcross, director of Emory University's Genetic Counseling Training Program, talks to 11Alive about the BRCA1 gene.

Happy Tenth Birthday to our friends at the Susan G. Komen 3-Day®

2:16 PM, Mar 22, 2013

Coming to Atlanta Oct. 18-20, the Komen 3-Day is a 60-mile walk for women and men who want to be a part of something bigger - ending breast cancer forever. Since 2003, Komen 3-Day walkers have walked more than 7,200 miles and raised more than $700 million for the fight to end breast cancer. That means millions of lives saved, stories shared and hearts inspired.

Gladiators' annual Pink in the Rink is this weekend

8:21 AM, Feb 16, 2013

As part of their annual breast cancer awareness initiative, the Gwinnett Gladiators dyed the ice pink for this weekend's home games. 

Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta's Lori Allen opens up about cancer fight

11:17 AM, Oct 25, 2012

The TV star and bridal expert shares a very personal part of her life to help save the lives of others.

Breakthrough in breast cancer treatment

6:39 AM, Sep 25, 2012

Four types of cancer have been identified, which means more types of treatment to help women survive breast cancer.

The Power of Pink: BJ's Pink Picnic Celebration

1:22 PM, Sep 17, 2012

For the past 6 years, the BJ's community has proudly come together to raise money for Emory Winship Cancer Institute to assist with breast cancer research and treatment.

American Cancer Society's MAKING STRIDES WALK Kick - Off Breakfast

11:45 AM, Aug 10, 2012

11Alive's Donna Lowry was the Master of Ceremonies at the 2012 Kick off Breakfast for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kick-off Breakfast. More than 600 guests attended the event in Atlanta.

Buddy Check Celebrates You!

10:25 AM, Jun 11, 2012

Pretty in Pink: Breast cancer makeovers

11:39 PM, Oct 26, 2011

The Weave Shop gave free makeovers to 30 brave women - all breast-cancer survivors, all nominated by family and friends.

STONE MTN: 3-Day for the Cure draws thousands of walkers

9:27 PM, Oct 21, 2011

More than 2,000 Metro Atlanta residents descended on Stone Mountain Park Friday morning for the Atlanta 3-Day for the Cure.

Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure® Comes to Atlanta

1:12 PM, Oct 4, 2011


What residents can expect during the October 21 - 23 weekend and how they can provide support

Fulton Co. Health Dept. offers breast screenings

7:35 AM, Oct 4, 2011

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Fulton County's Department of Health wants women to know its health clinics offer breast screenings.