Stamp Out Breast Cancer
By Jovanka Hicks
The self-adhesive, non-denominated semipostal stamp is sold in sheets of twenty 60-cent stamps. The price of a semipostal pays for the First-Class single-piece postage rate in effect at the time of purchase. The stamps are available at all Oklahoma Post Offices, online at www.usps.com and by phone at 1.800. STAMP.24. By law, 70 percent of the net amount raised is given to the National Institutes of Health and 30 percent is given to the Medical Research Program at the Department of Defense. Since 1998, the stamp has raised over $81 million for breast cancer research.