Help us provide resources for young breast cancer patients and young breast cancer survivors in the bay area.
Your tax-deductible donations to BAYS will help support our member programs, including monthly breast cancer support group meetings with free childcare, wellness activities, community-building events, and outreach and education. Additionally, we provide monthly grants to BAYS members in need of assistance during breast cancer treatment.
How can I help?
It’s fast, easy, and secure. Your gift will be processed through our nonprofit online donations processing partner, Network for Good.
Click here to donate online.
Or send a check payable to “Bay Area Young Survivors” or “BAYS” and mail to:
BAYS | P.O. Box 190056 | San Francisco | CA | 94119
Can I donate in honor or memory of a loved one?
Yes, if you are honoring a specific BAYS member, please enter the individual’s name in the notes section of the Network for Good online form, or on the memo line of your check. You may also send an email to BAYS at firstname.lastname@example.org to specify the purpose of your donation. BAYS will notify any member in whose honor a donation has been made.
Will I receive an acknowledgement?
Yes, all donations made through Network for Good are automatically acknowledged. In addition, BAYS will personally acknowledge each donation, whether through Network for Good or by personal check. All donations to BAYS are completely tax-deductible. Please allow 4-8 weeks for receipt of your acknowledgment letter or email.
What are my donations to BAYS used for?
BAYS is fortunate to have an all-volunteer board of directors and donated meeting space. Your donations support OUR support of young breast cancer patients by covering our operating expenses, which include insurance, website development and maintenance, outreach materials, support group meeting food and paper goods, community-building events, and childcare.