Our Members

Find out who are the people who are fighting breast cancer together with you.

See who is leading our work in the fight against breast cancer in Brazil.

Founded in 2009, Americas Amigas fights for access to early detection and diagnosis of breast cancer.

Below you will find those responsible for coordinating volunteers, donors and supporters who help us change for the better many life stories.

Founding Members

Andréa da Veiga Pereira
Barbara Sobel
Carlos Alberto Vieira
Chella Safra
Eric Street
Francisca de Paula Harley
Ida Sztamfater
Laura Marlene Gould
Marcelo Secaf
Maria Antonia Magalhães Civita
Renata Hauptmann Feffer
Richard Steere Aldrich Jr.
Roberto Civita (in memoriam)
Sergio Daniel Simon

Honorary Members

Barbara Sobel
Clifford Sobel
Nelson Jobim
Roberto Civita (in memoriam)
Sérgio Amaral

Benevolent Members

Chella Safra
Moise Safra (in memoriam)
Donata Meirelles and Nizan Guanaes
Feffer Family
Maria Helena and Jorge Gerdau Johanpeter
Vicky and Joseph Safra

Executive Board

Andréa da Veiga Pereira

Luiz Antunes Maciel Mussnich

Barbara Sobel
Fundraising Director

General and Project Manager

Mirna Hallay de Andrade

Financial Adviser

Donald W. Mc Darby Jr.

Fiscal Council

Angélica Maria de Queiroz
Carlos Alberto Vieira
Eduardo de Faria Carvalho
Lucas von Wieser Ruggeri

Advisory Board

Eduardo Silveira Mufarej
Chella Safra
Tracy Jane Francis
Dr. Romeu Côrtes Domingues

Legal Adviser

Eric Street

Scientific Council

Dr. Marcelo Secaf
Dr. Sérgio Daniel Simon
Dr. Simone Elias
Dr. Paula Gemignani Soriano


Paulo Farias
IT Consultant

Ângela Roberta de Souza Vieira
Mammography Technician

Donors - Equipment

Barbara and Clifford Sobel
Chella and Moise Safra
Donata Meirelles, Nizan Guanaes and Grupo Iguatemi
Eike Batista
Maria Antonia and Roberto Civita
Mariana Livnat, Doron Livnat and Guilherme Weege
Vicky and Joseph Safra
Fundação Arimax
Credit Suisse
GE Healhtcare
Gol Linhas Aéreas
Grupo Gerdau
Hologic and Pyramid Medical Systems
Lojas Riachuelo