Milestones

2016

ZBC comes of age! Happy 21st Birthday!

New look, new web-site, renewed sense of purpose…

2015NewLogoZBC

2015

Long-time ED Janice Barlow retires in May, Rose Barlow hired as new ED

rose barlowZBC moves office, launches social media initiative and hosts a GIS Community Impact Conference

2011

CYGNET Youth Advisory Board (YAB) Established

yabCohort Study of Young Girls’ Nutrition, Environment, and Transitions (CYGNET) Study: Environmental and Genetic Determinants of Maturation in Girls. Learn more...

2007

Physical fitness matters

Green TeamZBC sponsors community forum: "Positive Effects of Physical Activity on Breast Cancer Risk."

2006

MBCW becomes Zero Breast Cancer

New name, new logo

zero breast cancer logo

2005

Stress is an important topic

Yoga poseMBCW sponsors community forum: "Stress and Breast Cancer"

2002

First annual Dipsea Run/Hike

OrigDipseaTPromoting healthy, fun, family activity while raising vital funds

2000

First ‘Honor Thy Healer’ Annual Awards Dinner

Annie Fox Hal Brown HTH 2000Recognizing the contribution of individuals and organizations active in tackling breast cancer head on. Read their stories...

1999

First edition of 'Keeping Abreast' newsletter

The start of a 16 year run of newsletters. View the archives...

Keeping Abreast Newsletter

1995 - 1996

Founding, and incorporation, of Marin Breast Cancer Watch (MBCW)

Bay Area and Marin Breast Cancer rates reported as being the highest in the world.

Marin Breast Cancer Watch Logo

Read more: Full History