We are not about engineering workout wear that will shave five seconds off your PR, just like our main goal is not creating a lacy number for getting lucky (although if you manage to do either or both in our product, good for you, sister!).
We make apparel that makes you happy. Happy because it fits just right and feels great no matter what you are doing. Happy because the women who designed them thought of all the details, leaving you with one – make that two – less things to worry about.
And happy because, by buying a Handful, you have bought a lifetime membership to our sisterhood of sass. Launched in 2006 by Jennifer Ferguson who comes with over 20 years’ experience as a fitness instructor and out of the need to find the perfect bra to keep up with her fun, active and energetic lifestyle; joined by her best friend Tina Thede after discovering she had a brain tumor on her inner ear, upon waking from brain surgery and learning this was benign, her first words uttered to Jennifer who was right by her side were “I want to be a part of Handful”.
Jody Filkins and Cary Goldberg both with their own personal cancer stories and life experiences make up the rest of the leadership team. With the loss of Jody’s mother to cancer and having her perspectives shift, resulting in a deep desire to make her work life revolve around her passion, she too joined Handful.
Cary a cancer survivor herself, learned about Handful from a neighbor and finally found the answer to her search for a bra that would work with her breast-less body and realizing that there were other modern, active, flat and fabulous survivors who might benefit from the Handful Bra, Cary enthusiastically went to work managing survivor relations.
We believe there is great healing to be found at the intersection of cancer and fitness.- Handful
• Versatile styles look great for weekend to workout
• Removable pads for all bras provide the ability to shape and conceal according to preference
• Removable pads are stackable, making our bras mastectomy approved favorites.
The best way to use your insurance benefits is to purchase a Handful Bra from your local mastectomy shop, or if you would like to skip the insurance hassle and pay out of pocket, you can be one of our Breast Friends Forever and receive a 30% off coupon code for online purchases
All bras and support tops are designed to eliminate gaping and uniboob. The Handful Bra is not just for sports but for the modern, active woman who is ready for anything life throws her way, from weekend to work to workout and all stops in between.
We are women who celebrate women From diagnosis through treatment and beyond, all breast cancer survivors are eligible for a lifetime 30% discount on all Handful bras and activewear on our website. For any woman who has lost all or a portion of her breast(s) to cancer, Handful provides FREE additional Lights OutTM pad sets with each bra purchase that can be stacked and used as prosthetics in any pocketed Handful bra.
Handful has partnered with Young Survival Coalition (YSC), the premier organization dedicated to reaching young women diagnosed with breast cancer, offering resources, connections and outreach so women feel supported, empowered and hopeful, and they have created a line of Battle Cry Pink products with 12.5% of the revenue going to the YSC.
12.5% represents the 1 in 8 women in the US who will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.