Kim Irish oversees Breast Cancer Action’s Think Before You Pink® and Milking Cancer campaigns, along with local, state, and federal advocacy efforts to put patients first, create healthy environments, and eliminate social inequities related to breast cancer. Kim received her B.A. from the University of California, Davis, and her J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law. She is also a graduate of the Women’s Policy Institute and the Reach the Decision Makers Training Program.
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Thursday, October 27, 2011
Promise Me No Harmful Chemicals: Breast Cancer Group Calls for Greater Accountability in Fundraising
How would you react if you learned that a prominent women’s health organization commissioned a perfume that contains chemicals with demonstrated negative health effects? Would you tell your friends about the potential dangers? Register your concerns with the organization? Would you be outraged enough to raise a stink ?