Breast Cancer Research Stamp

millions raised for research, but better cost recovery criteria needed : report to Congressional subcommittees
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Other titlesMillions raised for research, but better cost recovery criteria needed
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
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LC ClassificationsHE6183.B76 U55 2000
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The Breast Cancer Research semipostal stamp, originally issued inis being reissued in Mandated by Congress in and signed into law by President Bill Clinton, the Breast Cancer Research stamp was the first semipostal issued by the U.S.

Postal Service®. The Breast Cancer Research semipostal stamp, originally issued inis being reissued in Semipostals are stamps sold at a surcharge to raise money for a particular cause. Purchase of this stamp supports the Breast Cancer Research work of the National Institutes of Health and the Medical Research Program of the Department of Defense.5/5(4).

The breast cancer research stamp (BCRS) is a semi-postal non-denominated postage stamp issued by the United States Postal Service, priced in as eleven cents higher than the standard first-class letter surplus above the price of the first-class stamp is collected by the United States Postal Service (USPS) and allocated to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department.

More than 1 billion stamps have been sold since its inception inraising more than $ million for breast cancer research. The Breast Cancer Research Stamp was the first semipostal stamp in U.S. history. InCongress authorized it for the specific purpose of raising funds from the American public to assist in finding a cure for.

Proceeds from the US Postal Service’s breast cancer stamp It was first issued in and has been reissued multiple times since and has raised more than $86 million for breast cancer Breast Cancer Research Stamp book.

OBF manages the donations that NCI receives from the public, including funds received through the Breast Cancer Research Stamp. Financial Data OBF conducts financial analyses and develops financial data related to the NCI budget for documents such as the President’s Budget Request for NCI, the NCI Annual Plan and Professional Judgment Budget.

Breast Cancer Research is an international, peer-reviewed online journal, publishing original research, reviews, editorials and reports. Open access research articles of exceptional interest are published in all areas of biology and medicine relevant to breast cancer, including normal mammary gland biology, with special emphasis on the genetic, biochemical, and cellular basis of breast cancer.

The Breast Breast Cancer Research Stamp book Research semipostal was issued Jin Washington, DC.

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As of the end of Julymore than billion Breast Cancer Research stamps had been sold, bringing the total revenue raised to more than $ million. Book Accessories Children's Books Art & Photography Books Breast Cancer Research Unused Postage Stamps Sheet of 20 | 32 Cents Face Value Katies2Cents.

From shop Katies2Cents. 5 out of 5 stars (9) 9 reviews $ FREE shipping Favorite Add to. Fund the Fight. Find a Cure. Background Summary The Breast Cancer Research semipostal stamp was issued Jat a first-day ceremony held in tne East Room of the White House.

It was the first semipostal in U.S. history. Sales for the Breast Cancer Research (BCR) Stamp in February bring the total raised for breast cancer research to over $89 million, and stamps sold over bi. Technical Information: Issue: (Scott B5) Breast Cancer Research Stamp: Item Number: Denomination: (60c) Nondenominated: Type of Issue: Semipostal: Format.

Breast Cancer Research 20 x First Class Mail US Postage Stamps Product information Product Dimensions x x inches Item Weight ounces ASIN B00C1EDS20 Manufacturer recommended age 8 years and up Best Sellers Rank #83, in Toys & Games (See Top in Reviews:   Breast Cancer Research Semipostal Stamp: Denomination: Initally sold for 40c, 32c plus an 8c surtax donated for cancer research.

After the Janu #B1 became a 33c stamp with a 7c surtax; after Janu it became a 34c stamp with a 6c surtax. Placed on sale nationwide, the Breast Cancer Awareness stamp was issued in conjunction with ‘96 National Race for the Cure®. Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women.

More thanwomen are diagnosed with the disease yearly. With education and awareness, however, breast cancer is no longer the death sentence it once was. Displays budget information for Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADAs), royalty income, and the Stamp Out Breast Cancer Act funding.

Funding for Research Areas. Displays how appropriated funds are spent based on different categories or classifications, including specific cancer sites, cancer types, and diseases related to cancer. The Breast Cancer Research stamp is available year-round at Post Offices and More than 1 billion stamps have been sold since its inception inraising more than $ million for breast cancer research.

Sales from the stamp also helped fund a landmark study on early-stage breast cancer. USPS offers two other semipostal stamps. Between its original issue date in and Junethe Breast Cancer Research stamp raised over $ million.

The stamp was reissued in with a postage value of 49¢ and a surcharge of 11¢. As of this year, both stamps have raised over $ million for breast cancer research. In the s, Dr. Ernie Bodai, a breast cancer surgeon frustrated by the glacial pace of cancer research, came up with the idea of a stamp that would raise money to help fund breakthroughs.

The first lady was joined by others to announce the release of a special stamp designed to support efforts in breast cancer research. Report Video.

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5 out of 5 stars (4,) 4, reviews $ FREE shipping. The Breast Cancer Research Stamp was first issued in and has since raised $89 million to fund research into breast cancer treatment, one of the most commonly diagnosed forms of cancer in women.

“I’m delighted that the Breast Cancer Stamp, which I first. Fight for a cure with this new "(L) x "(W) press sheet with die-cuts, containing 12 panes of 20 Breast Cancer Research first-class semipostal stamps positioned three across by four down.

Funding millions of dollars of research since its issuance, the stamp features a colorful illustration of a mythical goddess along with the phrases, “Fund the Fight.” and “Find a Cure.”.

Artemis. Artemis, named for the Greek goddess protector of young women, is our online medical journal that features regular research articles related to breast ’s free, but subscription is required. Breast Matters. Breast Matters is a publication produced by the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center about novel treatments and advancements in breast cancer treatment.

A book of 20 Breast Cancer Research stamps costs $ "This inspirational stamp should be everywhere," said Robin Lind, of Hope Springs Press, in the press release. Hope Springs Press is an eBook Publisher who has published titles such as First Aid Yourself, Essential Breast Cancer.

Early Breast Cancer Triallists’ Collaborative Group. Effects of chemotherapy and hormonal therapy for early breast cancer on recurrence and year survival: an overview of the randomised trials.

Lancet. ; ()– [PubMed: ]. Department of Defense, both of which conduct breast cancer research. A few cents may sound like small change, but all told, the stamp has raised more. than $90 million for breast cancer research. Breast cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths among women in the.

United States. Get this from a library. Extending the special postage stamp for breast cancer research for 2 years: report of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate to accompany S. extending the special postage stamp for breast cancer research for 2 years.

[United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.]. The dated version of the United States (49¢+11¢) Breast Cancer Research semipostal stamp will be issued Sept.

30 in Sacramento, Calif., with a noon first-day ceremony on the west steps of the capitol. The new semipostal has the same design as the variety first issued 16 years ago, but the year date, stamp printer and printing process.

The cent Breast Cancer Research semipostal stamp is available year-round and sold in sheets of Semipostal stamps are sold at a surcharge to raise money for specific causes. More than 1 billion stamps have been sold since the stamp’s inception, raising more than $83 million.S.

(th). A bill to amend ti United States Code, to extend the authority of the United States Postal Service to issue a semipostal to raise funds for breast cancer research, and for other purposes. Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress.More than two decades ago, breast cancer surgeon Dr.

Ernie Bodai launched a campaign to create the Breast Cancer Research Stamp. With the help of Dr. Bodai and breast cancer survivors, Congress passed legislation in to create the stamp, and since then more than 1 billion stamps have been sold in the United States, raising $89 million for.