Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=220772
Story Retrieval Date: 3/9/2014 1:12:14 PM CST
Organizer Lynnette Hill (left) and cancer survivor Delores Washington share a moment at a breast cancer workshop Saturday at Monumental Baptist Church on Chicago's South Side.
Church and health network join forces against breast cancer
A faith-based approach is an effective method of raising awareness
about this insidious disease among African-American and Hispanic women,
health workers say. An informative session at the Monumental Baptist
Church on the South Side included a workshop by the ACCESS Community
Health Network's "Pin-A-Sister" program, testimonies of survivors, games
and a Zumba session.