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Upcoming Events_______________



The 6th Biennial National Latino Cancer Summit  – Register Now!


Past Events ___________________

14th Anniversary Celebration – Where We Started , Where We Are Going

Thursday, September 28, 2017
6:00-9:00 pm

Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock (at King)
San Jose, Ca 95116

Musical Entertainment
Interactive Food Stations and Wine
Silent Auction

The Holiday Garden & Garage Boutique Fundraiser – December 8, 2016

Happy Holidays everyone! Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas Fundraiser.  It was a great success. The money raised from this event will help continue our work of Cancer awareness and patient support in the Latino community.

The 5th Biennial National Latino Cancer Summit – July 2016

This event focused on genomic, biologics, and precision medicine. Data sequencing, bioinformatics, precision medicine are the growing practice in advancing cancer treatment. Beyond the economic, legal and ethical implications of this new frontier in cancer care and potential cure, what is the impact on the largest minority community in the country – Latinos?

Learn more about the event.

2016 Summit Instant Poll Results

If you would like to hear the presentations made by the experts at the 2016 Summit on Precision Medicine – click on this link
You can access each individual presentation for a small cost.

Fashion Fights Back – October 2015

Thank you to Modern Latina for hosting “Fashion Fights Back”.  The event was a great success. We are grateful for everyone who attended. Special thanks to Modern Latina in particular for all your hard work in making this event a success as well as Latina Coalition Silicon Valley for walking the runway.

Click here to see photos from the event that took place at the historic San Jose Woman’s Club on Thursday evening, October 1, 2015.

About Us
Mission Statement

To create an inclusive health care system that provides services to the underserved Latino population around issues of breast and other cancers.

Latinas Contra Cancer is raising awareness about cancer in the Latino community, increasing access to quality care, working to decrease mortality and improving the quality of the health care experience.

© Latinas Contra Cancer 2019.