For the first time AVON Co provides grant assistance to regional public health facilities to combat breast cancer in Ukraine

As part of “Together Against Breast Cancer” Charity Program AVON in Ukraine Company in partnership with WHFP Foundation announced the provision of mini-grants (totally of 625 000 UAH) for regional state oncology centers. These grants will be used by medical institutions to implement the breast cancer early diagnosis and screening programs with the use of mammography.

Winners of the national competition were selected by expert council, being represented by national leading oncologists, radiologists, health sector managers and civic activists – breast cancer survivors.

The following regional state oncology centers – competition winners – will receive grant assistance:

  1. Lviv State Oncology Regional Center of Treatment and Diagnostic;
  2. Sumy Oblast Clinical Oncology Center;
  3. Kherson Oblast Oncology Center;
  4. Cherkassy Oblast Oncology Center;
  5. Chernigiv Oblast Oncology Center.