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TAKE A BITE OUT OF AYA CANCER – WE DID IT!!

Hello Friends, I wish to report that last week’s fundraiser was a HUGH success. We raised over $27,000!!! The evening was filled with warm wishes, fun, great food and music. We had an excellent presentation by our Key Note Speaker Robert Pugert (AYA Cancer Warrior and future Pediatric Oncologist). Robert touched our hearts with words […]

WE ARE READY FOR YOU: TAKE A BITE OUT OF CANCER IS ON!!!

WE HAVE A FUN FILLED EVENING PLANNED SO I HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US. LET’S FACE IT, WHERE CAN YOU GO, PAY $40 AND HAVE DINNER, WINE, BEER or SODA, COFFEE AND GREEK DESSERTS…PLUS MUSIC, DANCING, VISIT WITH FRIENDS,…AND HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO WIN SOME FABULOUS PRIZES??? WAIT UNTIL YOU SEE OUR AUCTION ITEMS! HERE […]

Stuart Scott

    I must confess that I am not an avid sports enthusiast. However when I learned of the passing of Stuart Scott I immediately wanted to share some thoughts. Stuart’s war against cancer represents that battle so many of our young people fight each day. Stuart was diagnosed at the age of 41 years… […]

Have a Wonderful Holiday!

The Steven G AYA Cancer Research Fund would like to wish our supporters a wonderful Holiday Season. Take time to give thanks for all that is good in the world. Hug your family and show them you care. Peace on Earth and Good Will Towards All Men and Women! SEE YOU IN 2015!

CRITICAL MASS CONFERENCE 2014 – why we do what we do

I had the pleasure of attending the Critical Mass Conference in Denver two weeks ago. The conference was fantastic!!! There’s nothing like being with a group of like minded people so dedicated to finding better ways to treat and cure AYA Cancer!! Oncologists, nurses, social scientists and workers all banded together with a common goal: […]

SAVE THE DATE: IT’S TIME TO TAKE A BITE OUT OF AYA CANCER!!!

HELLO EVERYONE,  WE HOPE YOU WILL BE ABLE TO JOIN US ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 24TH, 2015. YOUR $40 TICKET WILL BUY YOU AN EVENING OF LIVE MUSIC, RAFFLES, SILENT AUCTIONS, DINNER WITH WINE/BEER/SODA, COFFEE AND GREEK DESSERTS, AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN HOW TO DANCE GREEK!!! GUEST SPEAKER WILL BE ROBERT PURGERT (FORMER CANCER WARRIOR […]

2014 Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Symposium

    PLEASE JOIN US!!! SAVE THE DATE!! OCTOBER 30-31, 2014 IRIS S. & BERT L. WOLSTEIN RESEARCH BUILDING 2103 CORNELL ROAD CLEVELAND, OHIO 44106   The symposium is sponsored by the Angie Fowler Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Institute at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, UH Seidman Cancer, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, […]

ASK ME WHY IT’S NOT OKAY?

  Our weekend in Washington DC began with important meetings with  USA government officials from Congress, The White House, National Institute of Health, National Cancer Institute and Department of Defense.     CUREFEST 2014 did an excellent job making sure parents, grandparents, siblings and survivors had several opportunities to engage, socialize and share their stories. […]

Support PAYA Cancer Research. By Robert Purgert (Young Cancer Warrior)

September is a special time of year that provides us with the unique opportunity to reflect on the impact that pediatric, adolescent, and young adult (PAYA) cancer has on all of us. As a society, there tends to be a larger focus on adult cancers, due to the volume and publicity associated with them. What […]

SEPTEMBER IS CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

    HELLO FRIENDS, I AM WONDERING IF YOU ARE AWARE THAT SEPTEMBER IS CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH? WE WOULD LIKE YOU TO PAUSE FOR A MOMENT AND JOIN US AS WE HONOR OUR YOUNGEST OF CANCER WARRIORS. WE HAVE LOST TOO MANY CHILDREN, ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS. OUR CHILDREN HAVE SUFFERED GREATLY… WE NEED […]