What We Do

Community Support Services

Community Support Services

Community Education Outreach

In Rwanda, back in 2009, Breast Cancer Initiative East Africa Inc. (BCIEA) embarked on a mission to make a difference in the lives of …
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One Smart Phone Per Village

Fighting Breast Cancer, One Smartphone Per Village (FBCOSPV)​ - FBCOSPV was initially implemented by our trained Village Ambassador (VA) a …
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Creatively Pink Youth Club

Students have a significant role to play in raising awareness about breast cancer among their families and the wider public. Their …
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Wellness House

Our Wellness House, lovingly referred to as the Pink House, is a vital component of our organization. This unique facility serves multiple …
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Wellness Garden

Lifestyle and nutrition choices have a profound impact on an individual's overall health and well-being. Research has shown that a poor …
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Knitted Breast Prosthesis

BCIEA has 30 trained Rwandan women who knit made-in-Rwanda prostheses for women who undergo mastectomy to help them overcome body image …
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Breast Cancer Survivors Support Group

We recognize the immense value and importance of support groups for breast cancer survivors. Our monthly meetings at the Wellness House …
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In the developing world, the statistics are sobering. It is estimated that one-third of all cancers could be prevented, and another third …
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We place great importance on research and its role in advancing our understanding of breast cancer. Our dedicated research team, led by …
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Our Products

ICY Products

ICYANGWE are eco-friendly and 100% natural beauty products. An idea that emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic to keep the Breast Cancer East Africa Initiative organization going on, since 30% of the sales went into the BCIEA organization. Contact us today to learn more.

Dare to Hope

"Dare to Hope" is an enchanting and heartfelt children's book that takes young readers on an inspiring journey of resilience, courage, and the power of hope. Through captivating storytelling and vibrant illustrations, this book invites children to embrace their inner strength and face challenges with unwavering optimism. It encourages them to believe in their dreams, overcome obstacles, and find joy even in the face of adversity. This book is a beautiful reminder that hope is a guiding light that can lead us through life's darkest moments, inspiring children to never give up and always believe in the magic of possibility. Contact us today to learn more.

BCIEA’s New Awareness Shirt

Our Breast Cancer Awareness T-Shirt is a powerful symbol of solidarity, strength, and hope. Designed to raise awareness and spark conversations, this t-shirt is more than just a piece of clothing—it's a statement of support for individuals affected by breast cancer. Featuring a bold and eye-catching design, wearing this t-shirt sends a powerful message that together, we are united in the fight against breast cancer. Join us in spreading awareness, inspiring hope, and making a difference, one t-shirt at a time. Contact us today to learn more.

Touching, Teaching, Changing and Saving Lives

Breast Cancer Initiative East Africa (BCIEA) Inc. is a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to fighting cancer through advocacy, awareness, education, empowerment, support for survivorship, and research. BCIEA is guided by the knowledge that Knowledge is Power that liberates people from poverty, ignorance and disease.

Our Mission

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

Our Vision

Our vision is a future where breast cancer is eradicated and individuals affected by this disease find strength, support, and hope in their journey towards healing and survivorship.

Our Values

At BCIEA, our values are deeply rooted in humility, integrity, honesty, and authenticity. We approach our work with a humble mindset, recognizing the significance of the challenges faced by individuals affected by breast cancer

Join Us in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Thank you for your interest in BCIEA, the Champion Breast Cancer Awareness Organization in Rwanda and the USA.

We are dedicated to raising awareness, providing holistic support, and advocating for improved care in the fight against breast cancer. If you have any questions, would like to collaborate, or need assistance, please fill out the form below, and our passionate team will be in touch with you soon. Together, we can create a future where breast cancer is better understood, prevented, and effectively treated.