Breast Friends Fund raises money for Breast Cancer Research


(WTNH) – Best Friends Heidi Grise and Sandy Cassanelli share their experiences with breast cancer, what they are doing that is unique to help find a cure, and the importance of support.

Heidi and Sandy founded the Breast Friends Fund was started by Heidi and Sandy after Sandy’s breast cancer had resurfaced. She is now battling stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer.

Through the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Jimmy Fund, Heidi and Sandy have formed Breast Friends Fund, a fundraising initiative with 100 percent of donated funds earmarked for Dr. Eric Winer’s breast cancer research efforts. Most charities apportion dollars towards line items other than research.

Fundraiser Event

Friday April 8th 6:30-9:30pm

The Gallery 141 New London Turnpike Glastonbury, CT 06033

Enjoy wine tasting, appetizers, pasta & carving stations, silent auction, and opportunity drawings.

$40 per person

Head to  for more details.

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