In observation of Breast Cancer Awareness Month the YWCA hosted a seminar in partnership with the Brooklyn Hospital Center. The seminar was open to members of the community and speakers covered topics such as:
- Debunking myths about breast cancer
- The importance of mammograms
- Identifying and eliminating barriers to service and,
- Surviving breast cancer
A free lunch, sponsored by SEIU1199, was also provided to attendees.