Ohio Pink Ribbon Fund

is a 501(c)(3) founded by breast cancer survivor Lee Wood in 2013  to help fellow breast cancer survivors meet everyday emergency needs. 

We serve 8 Counties in Southeastern Ohio: 

Athens, Gallia, Hocking, Jackson, Meigs, Morgan, Perry & Washington Counties.

OPRF's three board members are also breast cancer survivors --

Edna Frost, Board Chair, is a 30+ year survivor;

Marty Bayha, Treasurer is a 13+ year survivor; and Sherry Thomas, secretary, is a 6+ year survivor 


  1. Emergency Assistance --One-time payments to utility companies, rent/mortgage, or gas/grocery cards to limit stress of finances. 
  2. Early Detection Education through Social Media and displays at local events
  3. Information to survivors about area services
  4. Referral to local/regional services as needed
  5. Support via a network of survivors


About Us

Helping Survivors Live!