Brakes on Breast Cancer!

Staff Reports

Chino – During the entire month of October, 139 auto repair shops from across the United States will offer free brake pads to their customers to help put the Brakes on Breast Cancer.

Brakes for Breast Cancer’s team is run by Dr. Vincent Tuohy at the Cleveland Clinic where they have effectively performed trials for a breast cancer vaccine. The team is working to test the vaccine on humans later on this year. If successful with their tests, the United States will officially have a vaccine for triple negative breast cancer.

Dr. Tuohy’s reasearch will continue until he finds a vaccine for ovarian cancer, prostate cancer and a multitude of other diseases, so it’s important that you donate on their website.

According to the Brakes for Breast website, in the last 5 years over $360,000 has been raised.You can support Dr. Touhy’s research and help create a world where your daughters and granddaughters will never have to worry about the tragedy of facing breast cancer.  Go to a location near you to help!

For every break service that is performed, one customer will receive their brake pads for free; the customers just pays for the labor and other parts if necessary. The shops will also donate 10% of every brake service that is performed to The Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer Vaccine Research Fund. They have acquired all the funding that is need One of the shops participating in this event is Gabriel’s Automotive at 13654 Central Ave. Chino, CA 91710.

For more information on this event, or to find other participating repair shops in your area, or to send in a donation, please visit their website at


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