April Zubko

Between being an organic foodie, martial artist, backpacker, and cook, April has been interested in health and fitness most of her adult life. Breast health is a great extension of that! As The Maurer Foundation freelance Communications Director, she blogs, maintains the website, emails, designs print material, tweets and generally gets the word out about the Foundation. In her spare time, she helps other non-profit clients communicate their vital message. Her online home is www.aprilzubko.com.

Cars & Coffee Event July 27th!

Please join your friends at Aston Martin Long Island and our special guest, Laura Schwab, President Aston Martin The Americas for a very special Cars & Coffee! The Maurer Foundation Young Professionals Committee and Aston Martin Long Island invites you to join us on Saturday, July 27th, 8:30-10:30am at 1047 Northern Boulevard in Roslyn. Registration is $15 [...]

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Hormone Therapy: Breast Cancer Risks in the Transgender Community

Since breast cancer is so tied to gender, educators in our breast health education programs are often asked how breast cancer risk changes for the transgender community.

Our Spring Newsletter is Hot Off the Presses!

Get the latest on the dangers of sitting, transgender surgery and breast cancer risks, BRCA testing, corporate breast health programs, our Golf Classic and more!

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How Does Sex Reassignment Surgery Affect Breast Cancer Risk Factors?

Breast cancer risk factors are heavily influenced by sex assigned at birth and hormone levels. So it’s no wonder that one of the top questions we get in our breast health programs is, what about transgender men and women?

Breast-Self Exam Instructions Now Available in Hebrew

Along with English, Spanish, French Creole and Mandarin, our popular “How To Do a Breast Self-Exam (BSE)” flier is now available in Hebrew.

Join Us May 16th For Our Annual Golf Classic

Enjoy a beautiful day of spring golf, raffles, golf contests and awards, a silent auction, plus our Golf Clinic, back by popular demand! Breakfast, lunch and reception included for all golfers. Golf Clinic tickets include reception and golf instruction from a club pro at the putting green and driving range. Reception-only tickets can be purchased [...]

IRA Tips For End of Year Tax Planning: The Qualified Charitable Distribution

If one of your resolutions or tax planning strategies is to give more to charity, you may want to consider a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD). The QCD IRA charitable rollover is now permanently written into our tax code and may be made from either a Roth or a traditional IRA account. The Main Benefits Of [...]

Q&A: Why Intern At The Maurer Foundation?

Our breast health programs are presented mainly at high schools and colleges, so it’s important for us to get young people involved at the ground level of our non-profit. Our interns offer incredible insight, out-of-the-box thinking, and energy that we love! Here’s an interview with one of our recent interns, Hofstra University graduate Margaret (Gosia) [...]

Support The Maurer Foundation With Holiday Shopping at Americana Manhasset & Wheatley Plaza

Join us in celebrating Champions For Charity Thursday, Nov. 29–Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018. 25% Of Your designated purchases will be donated to the participating organization of your choice! Help support our organization by doing your holiday shopping at participating Americana Manhasset and select Wheatley Plaza stores on Thursday, November 29 to Sunday, December 2 during [...]

2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Month Fundraisers

Photos from our 2017 October fundraising events. Here’s just a few of the fun and unique fundraisers that are planned for this October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Looking for some great ideas for your own breast cancer fundraiser? How about a pink and and white cookie fundraiser? Or, check out last year’s fundraisers or contact [...]