About The Bra-ha-ha®

The Bra-ha-ha®...

  • Is an event that raises funds in support of all forms of breast health, including free mammograms for those who need it most.
  • Alleviates financial barriers preventing the early detection and treatment of breast cancer.
  • Enables more positive outcomes for patients.
  • Challenges community members to draw upon personal experiences with breast cancer or to support breast cancer awareness by using their inspiration to create a themed design with which to decorate a basic 38C bra as part of an exhibit celebrating life and loved ones. 
  • Is an event of the Chesapeake Regional Health Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that supports the programs, services and equipment needs of Chesapeake Regional Medical Center. Proceeds from the 2015 Bra-ha-ha will provide mammograms and related breast health services to eligible uninsured or underinsured individuals, and will help fund breast health technology at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center.
  • The 2013 Bra-ha-ha was a signature event of Chesapeake's 50th Anniversary, a year-long event celebrating the City of Chesapeake's 50th anniversary in 2013. Click to visit the Chesapeake's 50th website or watch a video about the celebration.

The Bra-ha-ha® does...

  • Connect those affected by breast cancer with others on the journey and their wider communities.
  • Ease the pain by welcoming laughter as a participant in the treatment and healing process.
  • Allow patients and family members the opportunity to approach a difficult situation with a positive, "can-do" attitude.

The Bra-ha-ha® is...

  • A seriously uplifting experience 
  • Unique 
  • A creative means to address a very serious issue 
  • A lot of fun!

Who can participate?

  • Men, women, young people and families
  • Students
  • Community groups 
  • Corporate sponsors 
  • Retail outlets 
  • Independent Foundations 
  • Medical facilities 
  • Everyone!

All proceeds from the Bra-ha-ha® support the Chesapeake Regional Breast Center at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center.

Bra-ha-ha® is a trademark of Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, Chesapeake, Va. © CRMC All rights reserved.



Chesapeake Regional Health Foundation
736 Battlefield Boulevard, North
Chesapeake, VA 23320


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