Number of Women Served:        1,283

Grants Made To-date:                   $283,466.50

In addition:

37,500 women accepted breast health information services via YWCA ENCOREplus education services

13,000 women have received individual or small group education about breast health via YWCA ENCOREplus education services

F56 also provided transportation for women to screening facilities in 2011 and 2012 - $17,000

Methodist Dallas Medical Center – $51,250.29
Screenings provided throughout Dallas area communities

Since 2013

Screenings: 343 women


Woman’s Hospital Foundation – Baton Rouge, LA - $106.207.04

Since 2011

Screenings: 96 women


Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - $62,220.17

Screenings provided throughout the Shreveport area communities
Since 2014

Screenings: 286 women


YWCA of Greater Baton Rouge - $47,500.00

2013 - 2015

Screenings: 558 women


Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

In 2017 F56 made a $16,000 grant to support mobile van costs to serve rural areas in NE Louisiana



Keep up with the latest news, information and inspiration from Foundation 56.


Mobile mammograms, special events, appearances by Bradie James and more.


We need you to join our team! Let us know if you’d like to help at events and more.

About Us

Learn why Bradie started Foundation 56 along with our mission and purpose.

Stay up-to-date… sign up for Foundation 56 E-news!

Former Cowboy Bradie James Gears Up For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Remember Bradie James? Longtime Cowboys linebacker who officially retired a Cowboy last year? Since his retirement, Bradie has settled in ...

Brew Crawl for Breast Cancer with former Cowboy Bradie James

Drinking beer for a good cause? Yes, please! The inaugural Brew Crawl for Cancer took place Saturday afternoon at five ...

Plan Now to Donate on North Texas Giving Day!

Each year generous supporters like you join us for the exciting annual North Texas Giving Day – this year it ...