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Cancer patients often miss or delay treatments because they do not have access to reliable transportation, but Wayne County residents can help these cancer patients by giving them a life-saving ride.
This coming June, Janet Thomas will lead a group of hikers on The Great Range Traverse in the Adirondack Mountain range, which 'Backpacker Magazine' ranked as the third most difficult hike in America.
The Tri-Cities Jail and Bail, held at the Cumberland Food City, raised $2,640.91 for the American Cancer Society recently.
The monthly Downtown Chandler Art Walk is adding some chalk to the mix by hosting the first Chalk Walk on Friday, April 18. The event-which raises funds for the American Cancer Society via Chandler Relay for Life-takes place in the parking lot on San Marcos Place.
Boys and Girls Club; United Way; American Cancer Society; past chairman, Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale; board member, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
The speakers discussed the importance of raising money and participating in events, such as Relay For Life, sponsored by the American Cancer Society.
More than 1,300 members of the Grand Valley State University community joined together to raise about $72,000 for the American Cancer Society during this year's Relay for Life.
The Falcon Boys Basketball players, coaches and parents held a "Color The Cage" night in January for Cancer Awareness.
Cardinal Francis George wished Catholics across Chicago a prayerful Holy Week Sunday during a Palm Sunday Mass at Holy Name Cathedral, but lamented that he cannot assume as public of a role as he is accustomed to in the days leading up to Easter.
Marcia Wincel is a cancer warrior. The thief stole her husband, Cliff, three years ago when he was only 37. Leukemia claimed their lifelong friend, Gary, 35, the next day after a seven-year battle.
The American Cancer Society, the largest private funder of cancer research in the U.S., will kick off the local, annual 24-hour Relay for Life season from 10 a.m. Apr. 26 to 10 a.m. Apr. 27 at Capuchino High School, 1501 Magnolia Ave., in San Bruno.
Who: Councilman Vincent Sarmiento is this year's honorary event chairman; county Supervisor Janet Nguyen and Mexican Consul Alejandra Garcia Williams will speak at the opening ceremony.
Some people do not care to celebrate another birthday, but for a cancer survivor another birthday is a goal.
The Making Strides Breakfast was held this morning at The South in downtown Jackson.