Breast of Texas

Dragon Boat Team

Looking for a little fun out on the lake? WAWELA has partnered with founders Jason and Katie Gass to help build their team by recruiting Breast Cancer survivors to compete in local and international competitions.


It is the mission, purpose, and duty of The Breast of Texas Dragon Boat Team to provide breast cancer survivors with the opportunity to go on a journey to promote health and fitness, breast cancer awareness, have fun, fight for their personal strength, and know that they are living proof there is life after breast cancer! breast of texas boat team


This is where it all begins...

Battling Cancer is year around it doesn't stop in October.

More than 1.2 million Americans develop cancer each year. A new cancer is diagnosed every 30 seconds in the United States. Since 1990, nearly 15 million new cancer cases have been diagnosed. (National Cancer Institute)

2016 Sponsors

2017 Sponsors


Breast Cancer Quilt ($200 value)

Donations of $10 or more will be entered into the raffle to win this handmade quilt donated by Judy Collinsworth.

Winner will be announced June 25th, winner does not have to be present at the time of the drawing.

Call Us: +1.4698559707

Brighton Collectibles

 Giving back to the community

Over the past three years Brighton Collectibles at Firewheel Mall in Garland, Texas has been supporting our mission by donating a portion of every Power of Pink bracelet or accessories to our organization. To receive one of their memorable bracelets join their mailing list for this years newest bracelet to be released this September.

An opportunity with you in mind.


All participating sponsors will be promoted through media materials, invitations and event materials, promotional materials,displays, and company logos will be displayed on our website

Rejuvenation Retreat​

June 23 - 25

Every year WAWELA will award 10 individuals undergoing treatment for cancer to enjoy a special 2 day 2 night get away at a serene location in Rockwall, TX. Over the next two and half days each person will be pampered, with special meals, massages, outdoor activities and a moment to reconnect with nature through meditation and spiritual reconnection.

WAWELA Dance Party

November 2017 (date tbd)

Sponsors Zumba/V-Fit Instructors, Laura Rodriquez and Varita Wilson Newton are natural trailblazers for the cause, every year gets bigger and bigger as they raise awareness through fitness and dance. Join this years party as a participant or a volunteer by subscribing to our mailing list