Give Hope, Save lives

Through advocacy, awareness, education, empowerment, access to treatment, support, and research BCIEA ensures  patients do not face breast cancer fearfully and helplessly alone.

BCIEA Knitted Knockers Challenge

Help her regain her dignity with support of our knitted knockers

Your contribution makes a difference

Charity is willingly given from the heart. No donation is too small

Let us all fight COVID-19 together

Everything that a person with breast cancer needs to know about COVID-19

About Us

Mission & Background

Join the fight, join the cause, volunteer and more. Philippa Kibugu-Decuir is the founder and director of BCIEA Inc

To ensure that through advocacy, awareness, education, empowerment, access to treatment support, and research, patients do not face breast cancer fearfully and helplessly alone.

We reach out Touch, Teach, Change and Save lives.

Our Purpose

World Health Organization

(WHO) Estimates that 70% of all cancer deaths occur in low and middle income countries where resources for prevention, diagnosis and treatment are limited or non-existent, lack of awareness, fear, myths, stigma and misinformation are associated with the prevalent late stage presentation of breast cancer by many African

Advanced Breast cancer

Advanced breast cancer is costly, difficult or sometimes impossible to treat and may result in death. Breast cancer initiative East Africa(BCIEA)Inc, was formed to take the lead in the advancement of breast cancer  surveillance and improved survival rates targeting the most neglected low in-come communities of East Africa

How it all started

BCIEA’s New Awareness Shirt

Our Impact

In 2008 BCIEA started with 27 breast cancer survivors. By 2019, the program had reached over 25 000 people and still counting... Until the devastating interruptions of COVID-19 that brought the program to a standstill.

 ACT on ACDs

Become a Volunteer

Together we are stronger and we can make a difference.

Give Donation


No donation is too small. Take action.

Give Scholarship

Education is the key to life, give it to a child, they need you.

Our Stories.

We can all contribute to the fight against breast cancer.

My fight against breast cancer began in 1986 when my sister, Mabel was airlifted to a London hospital for an expensive surgery that could not save her dear life–she died of metastatic breast cancer. My sister’s death changed my life in a way that is..

Breaking News at BCIEA’s Pink Wellness House!
Never underestimate the Power of Three People Locked down by COVID19 with all the time in the World!!!!! God can turn darkness and despair into… 

Get in touch

We invite everyone to take part in our volunteer programs to set up additional education, give inspiration, provide breast cancer preventive training, and change our world for the better.I’ve joined the #ActionOnNCDs Movement as a Voice of Change.