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Childhood Cancer Researchers Receive Award from Steven G Fund!

CAC2 Pediatric Cancer Research Conference – 2016 “From Bench to Bedside and Beyond: Uniting the childhood cancer community in a collaborative forum to advance research for childhood cancers” Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Long Island, NY October 30 – November 2, 2016 The Steven G AYA Cancer Research Fund was honored to award $500 to the […]

TALBOTS AND STEVEN G WORK TOGETHER-COME CHECK US OUT!

TALBOTS TO CONTRIBUTE 10% OF YOUR PURCHASE TO SGAYA CANCER FUND!!! JOIN US ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2016 5 PM TO 8 PM Where? TALBOTS WOMEN’S CLOTHIERS  140 MAIN STREET CROCKER PARK WESTLAKE, OHIO 44145 Help us fight conquer cure cancer!!  

CANCERCON 2016 – BY DAN DEAN

CancerCon is a set of two paradoxes: the conference operates likes a living, breathing pair of theater masks and you talk more than normal, but need fewer words to do so. If you’re not familiar with it, CancerCon is a three-day cancer jam held in Denver, bringing together over 600 adolescent and young adult (AYA) […]

LET’S SAVE A LIFE – BMT DRIVE APRIL 17TH

Hello friends, Most of you are familiar with Steve’s journey through cancer and the fact that he had a LIFE SAVING BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT. And many of you did register with the Be The Match Foundation in hopes of helping Steven. BUT SOME OF YOU DIDN’T….PROBABLY BECAUSE YOU WERE TOO YOUNG or too busy… SO […]

YOU DID IT!!!

  Dear Friends, Thank you for your generous support. Our event: TAKE A BITE OUT OF AYA CANCER was a HIT!!! We raised over $33,000!!! OUR GREATEST AMOUNT EVER!! -SPECIAL THANKS TO- OUR SPONSORS Michael Catanzarite – Manual & Heidi Glynias – David & Dena Grubb – George Giallourakis – Lou & Ann Frangos – […]

ARE YOU COMING? WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT!

Hello Friends, It is not in my nature to be bossy (ha) or demanding (double ha) but we are getting down to the wire. Our annual fundraiser TAKE A BITE OUT OF CANCER – will take place in  TWO WEEKS!!! Please remember that your donations go directly to support local PAYA (pediatric, adolescent and young […]

Wishing you a Joyous Holiday With Family and Friends

Dear Family and Friends YOU ARE VERY IMPORTANT!!! WITHOUT YOU WE WOULDN’T EXIST!!! Through your support the Steven G AYA Cancer Research Fund has reached out and served the pediatric, adolescent and young adult (PAYA) cancer community. We have funded clinicians and researchers in medicine and the social sciences to find better ways to treat […]

Critical Mass Research Poster Awardees

Each year Critical Mass:YA Cancer Alliance, holds an important conference bringing together stakeholders in the field of YA Cancer. Researchers, doctors, nurses, non-profit administrators, survivors and caregivers come together to learn from each other. This year the conference was held in Chicago. As a Critical Mass partner, and strong advocate for YA Cancer Research, our […]

EVIDENCED BASED CARE FOR AYA’S – AMELIA BAFFA

CONGRATULATIONS TO AMELIA BAFFA, CLINICAL ONCOLOGY NURSE, AYA PATIENT NAVIGATOR AT RAINBOW, BABIES & CHILDRENS’ HOSPITAL AND SEIDMAN CANCER CENTER FOR HER CONTINUED EFFORTS TO IMPROVE CARE TO ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULT CANCER PATIENTS, AMELIA RESEARCH POSTER WAS PRESENTED AT THE ACADEMY OF ONCOLOGY NURSE NAVIGATOR CONFERENCE IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA LAST WEEK. OVER 700 ONCOLOGY […]

Navigating and Advocating for Yourself at School, College, and the Workplace: A Three Part Series This three part series for Teens, Young Adults and their Caregivers. SESSION ONE is on RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES (learn about legal rights and accommodations) and will take place on October 6th, 2015. SESSION TWO is on THE ART OF ADVOCACY: […]