Model and actress Elizabeth Hurley lost her grandmother to breast cancer. Since then, she has been actively involved in promoting awareness through the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, an initiative of Estée Lauder Company, of which she is the brand ambassador.
Amanda Witteman is the international face of Pink Ribbon, a charity organisation supporting breast cancer patients, survivors and their families. She is a model and has a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology. She is married to the founder of Pink Ribbon, Walter Scheffrahn.
By Philaso G. Kaping
The Aussie singer is the ambassador of National Breast Cancer Foundation in Victoria, whose family was afflicted by this disease. The organisation raises funds for research and awareness campaign.
Denise Lewis is a 2000 Sydney Olympics gold medalist and an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE). She has been associated with breast cancer awareness projects since 2004, when she became Breast Cancer Care`s ambassador.
Rene Syler is a former anchor and has worked with CBS News. She is a spokesperson for the breast cancer support organisation, Susan G. Komen for the Cure. She is closely associated with breast cancer as both her parents had this disease. She underwent a bilateral prophylactic mastectomy to prevent the onset of the disease.
Oscar winning actress Reese Witherspoon has been actively advocating for various issues concerning women and children before she was appointed as the ambassador for the Avon Foundation, which focuses on breast cancer research and prevention of domestic violence.