Prior Grants

Awarded April 2016 ~ Total $425,000

The Foundation for the LSU Health Sciences Center  ~ $147,680
Funding for improving patient access and regional recognition.

St. Thomas Community Health Center ~ $144,920
Funding for breast cancer screening mammography and diagnostic ultrasounds.

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging & Breast Care Center ~ $43,350
Funding for breast cancer screening and diagnostic mammograms.

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) ~ $40,000
Funding for breast cancer patients financial assistance with medications, insurance premiums, COBRA fees, co-pays and breast cancer related medical bills.

Mary Bird Perkins at St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program ~ $19,550
Funding for increasing access to breast cancer screenings.

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Dept ~ $15,000
Funding for breast cancer survivor lymphedema rehabilitation and compression materials.

Access Health Louisiana ~ $14,500
Funding for breast cancer screening & diagnostic mammograms.

Awarded April 2015 ~ Total $500,000

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $180,000

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $134,671

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $60,000

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging and Breast Care Center – $36,600

East Jefferson General Hospital Foundation – $22,229

Access Health Louisiana – $20,000

Mary Bird Perkins and St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program – $19,000

Thomas/McMahan Cancer Patient Partners – $17,500

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehab Dept. – $10,000

Awarded April 2014 ~ Total $620,000

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $180,000

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $170,556

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $60,000

Cancer Patient Partners (Thomas/McMahan Cancer Foundation) – $55,000

Access Health Louisiana – $42,544

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging & Breast Care Center – $33,900

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Dept – $30,000

Mary Bird Perkins at St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program  -$21,000

East Jefferson General Hospital Foundation – $17,000

Small Grant for East Jefferson General Hospital Foundation – Awarded in October 2014 – $10,000

Awarded April 2013 ~ Total $475,000

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $160,508

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $147,000

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Dept – $30,000

Cancer Patient Partners (Thomas/McMahan Cancer Foundation) – $27,500

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging & Breast Care Center – $23,904

Access Health Louisiana – $23,700

East Jefferson General Hospital Foundation – $22,388

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $20,000

Mary Bird Perkins at St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program  -$20,000


Awarded April 2012 ~ Total $425,000

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $165,322

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $126,153

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging & Breast Care Center – $35,025

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Dept – $30,000

St. Charles Community Health Center, Inc.- $25,000

Mary Bird Perkins at St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program  -$21,000

Thomas/McMahan Cancer Foundation – $15,000

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $7,500


Awarded April 2011 ~ Total $500,000

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $228,727.50

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $137,322.50

Leonard C. Thomas HOS Foundation – $31,600

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Department – $30,100

West Jefferson Medial Center Women’s Imaging & Breast Care Center – $26,250

St. Charles Community Health Center, Inc. – $26,000

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $20,000

East Jefferson General Hospital Foundation – Awarded Small Grant – December 2011 $5,000


Awarded April 2010 ~ Total $514,177

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $167,270

Leonard C Thomas HOS Foundation – $54,740

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $10,000

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – Awarded Small Grant – December 2010 $5,000

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $196,542

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging and Breast Care Center – $25,125

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Department – $24,000

St. Charles Community Health Center – $36,500

Mary Bird Perkins at St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program – Awarded Small Grant – December 2010 $5,000


Awarded April 2009 ~ Total $324,597

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $156,547

Leonard C Thomas HOS Foundation – $42,720

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $20,000

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $80,330

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehab Dept. – $25,000


Awarded April 2008 ~ Total $425,109

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $25,000

Edna B. and Joyce Fay Washington Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. – $1,440

Leonard C. Thomas HOS Foundation – $42,660

LSUHSC Interim Hospital at New Orleans (University Hospital Campus) – $23,885

LSUHSC School of Public Health (Lord & Taylor Campus; later University Hospital or new facility) – $143,524

St. Thomas Community Health Center – $158,500

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Department – $30,100


Awarded April 2007 ~ Total $364,877

LSUHSC – $246,582

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $22,500

St. Charles Community Health Center – $79,295

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Department – $16,500


Awarded in March 2006

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $246,582

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $22,500

St. Charles Community Health Center – $79,295

West Jefferson Hospital – $16,500


Awarded in March 2005

Breast Cancer (MCLNO) – $78,375

West Jefferson Hospital – $9,000

University Hospital (MCLNO) – $13,238

St. Charles Community Health Center – $7,000

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $2,500

LSU Stanley Scott Cancer Center – $41,775

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $111,750


Awarded in March 2004

Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans (MCLNO) Breast Center -$78,375

West Jefferson Medical Center – $18,000

University Hospital MCLNO – $26,475

St. Charles Community Health Center – $7,000

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $5,000

LSU Stanley Scott Cancer Center – $41,775

LSUHSC School of Public Health – $111,750


Awarded in March 2003

Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans (MCLNO) Breast Center – $82,836

Prescription Medication for Breast Cancer Patients in Need-Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $12,164

Lymphedema Awareness-Pendelton Memorial Methodist Hospital – $10,000


Awarded in  March 2002

Breast Cancer Disease Management Infrastructure-Breast Center at Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans (MCLNO) – $149,985


Awarded in 1997, 1998, and 1999

East Jefferson General Hospital – Comprehensive Education and Early Detection Program (CEED) – $10,000

St. Thomas Health Services – $5,000

Louisiana State University Medical Center – $5,000

Tulane University School of Medicine – $902

Southern University at New Orleans, School of Social Work – $5,000

New Orleans Health Department – $5,000

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) – $5,000

St. Thomas Health Services – $15,000

Free Mission Baptist Church – $10,000

Edna B. and Joyce Fay Washington Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. – $20,000