Stater Bros. announces tamoxifen giveaway for breast cancer patients
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif, Supermarket chain Stater Bros. is marking National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by giving away a drug used to treat the disease.
The chain announced Monday that it would provide 30-day supplies of the drug tamoxifen for free to patients with valid prescriptions at all of its 28 stores.
“At some point in their lives, almost everyone has been affected by cancer,” Stater Bros. chairman and CEO Jack Brown. “Stater Bros. Supermarkets believes in doing the right thing for the right reason, and we are so proud to be able to assist in the fight against cancer by offering this medication free of charge to those brave women battling this disease.”