Spring Fling at Nino’s – Photo Gallery

Please join Kat’s Ribbon of Hope for a freestyle party Tuesday, May 16, 2023, 6:30pm $100 p/person suggested donation Includes wine & passed hors d’oeuvres Nino’s Beach 43 Orchard Beach Blvd. Port Washington, NY 11050 Premium bar upon consumption DJ Gus Ballas... read more


In January of 2020 — just six months after I got to marry the love of my life — I was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer (HER2+ ER+ PR-) My husband and I were enjoying every second of our honeymoon until he noticed a massive lump in my right breast. As a 28 year... read more

Meet Terrylin

14 years ago I was taking care of my elderly mother who was ill when I found a lump in my breast. My COBRA had just lapsed and I was terrified. Then I called the Adelphi New York Statewide Breast Cancer Program. The hotline volunteer (herself a survivor) calmed my... read more


My mother is a three-time cancer survivor, BRCA positive and the strongest, sweetest woman I know. Through my experiences with my mother, I always said I would get a double mastectomy and hysterectomy by age 35 to lessen the chances of my getting this disease –... read more

Anna K.

Stories Kat, As a woman who has been diligent about going for a mammography and sonograms my adult life, it was extremely shocking to find a lump through self examination. I had found others in the past, but this one would be different.  This breast cancer could not... read more

A breast cancer survivor

Stories Hi Kat,  My fiancé bought me one of your necklaces. I think it’s awesome that you have found a way to give back. Thank you for sharing! It truly brought tears to my eyes. I can completely relate when I read your story. I also want to give back. I have an... read more