Thelma D. Jones Breast Cancer Fund Breast Cancer Support Group Holiday Celebration will be held on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 6 pm, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 555 Water Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024.
Mamie W. Mallory, MS, TDJBCF Board Chair, will emcee the support group meeting and celebration. Rev. Scott Lipscomb, Priest-in-Charge, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church will give the welcome and a holiday blessing and Yolanda Fleming, Director, Biomedical Education and Research, National Medical Association (NMA) will provide greetings.
Guest speaker Rico Jerome will share the journey of his mother, who succumbed to breast cancer, and Guest Speaker Rose Shelton , PhD(c), NCC, LGPC, C. Ht, MAC will discuss her experience with her daughter’s cancer diagnosis, treatment and loss while redefining her life in the face of the diagnosis, loss and healing.
Vocalist and Songwriter Cecily will lead the group into caroling of our favorite holiday songs and door prizes will be provided compliments of NMA Yolanda Fleming. Healthy refreshments will be provided. RSVP required by Friday, December 13, 2019. Please use the Eventbrite page to RSVP here.