The Julie Rogers “Gift of Life” Program was established in Beaumont, Texas, in 1994 by Regina Rogers as a tribute to her mother, Julie, a breast cancer survivor, who had a double mastectomy in 1988 and who died following complications from a stroke and heart attack in 1998. Originally dedicated to providing free mammograms for medically underserved women, in the past twelve years, the organization’s services have multiplied and the agency has grown into one of the largest cancer screening initiatives of its type in the state of Texas.
In 2000, the “Gift of Life” broadened its breast cancer mission to include prostate cancer, offering free screenings and educational presentations for men.
More than 5,000 Southeast Texans took the Gift of Life’s “pink challenge” by immersing themselves in the color and spirit of survivorship at the 5th Annual Julie Richardson Procter 5K Ribbon Run Color Rush. The 5K, supported generously by title… Read More
Gift of Life Is Providing Additional FREE Breast Cancer Screenings for Financially Eligible Women in Southeast Texas In celebration of the Gift of Life Program’s 20th Anniversary, the organization is making available hundreds of additional free clinical breast exams and… Read More
Thank you, Beaumont Foundation of America, for helping the Gift of Life save lives! Beaumont Foundation of American representative Carol Eddins, Gift of Life Founder Regina Rogers and clients Thanks to the extraordinary support of Beaumont Foundation of America, 34… Read More