Breast Cancer MyStory, Inc. Information


The mission of Breast Cancer, MyStory, Inc. is to provide online companionship and relevant information for all those affected by breast cancer.


Breast Cancer MyStory, Inc. is guided by a passionate board of directors, including:

Britta Wilk McKenna, Founder and President, Board of Directors

Vicki Mitchell, Secretary/Treasurer, Board of Directors

Sue Klinkhamer, Board of Directors

Steven McKenna, Board of Directors

501 (c) 3

Breast Cancer MyStory, Inc. was incorporated in the State of Illinois in late 2012 and received our IRS 501 (c) 3 designation in January 2013.  Donations made to Breast Cancer MyStory are tax deductible to the extent of the law.


Britta McKenna


Breast Cancer MyStory, Inc. is now able accept donations.  All funds donated to BCMS are used to enhance the information, technology, story development and graphic design of our website. Checks may be made to Breast Cancer MyStory.  Contact Britta McKenna for more details.


Breast Cancer MyStory

512 North Ave.

Batavia, IL  60510



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