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Young Adult Night – Indians Game Outing 6-17-2014

IF YOU ARE A CANCER SURVIVOR AND BETWEEN THE AGES OF 18 – 39 YEARS, LISTEN UP!!! Here is an opportunity to meet individuals who have gone through similar experiences, without the pressure of having to TALK about your experience. The SGAYA CANCER RESEARCH FUND is a proud to support the NE Ohio LLS Young […]

WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS IS AWESOME!!! By Lauren Mostardi

    On April 23rd, 2014, I boarded an airplane in Cleveland, Ohio, and flew to Las Vegas for the first time in my life.  This was thanks to the financial support of the Steven G. AYA Cancer Research Fund.  The fund’s generous travel scholarship paid for me to attend the OMG!  Stupid Cancer conference […]

Report from Las Vegas: Stupid Cancer’s OMG! YA Cancer Summit 2014

Hi Friends, I just returned from the OMG YA Cancer Summit 2014…although a bit tired I feel energized by the well orchestrated series of events that took place over the last few days in VEGAS!!! Young Adult cancer survivors (some currently in treatment) from all of the USA, Canada, and Europe attended this action packed, […]

Are We Ever Cancer Free?

When Steven was diagnosed with a secondary cancer, (AML), and then had a Bone Marrow Transplant I often wondered if he would be free of cancer. We were told that time would tell and just to enjoy the moment. Time has passed. This year, happily, Steve was told that he is five years out from […]

EARTHFARE and SGAYA Partners for WELLNESS!

Patricia O’Donnell, Community Relations Coordinator EarthFare Supermarket, Fairview Park, Ohio Thank you EarthFare Supermarket for joining forces with the SGAYA Cancer Research Fund to provide Healthy Foods to Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patients and their Families. Research has shown that PAYA Cancer Patients have a better chance of surviving their cancer and remaining […]

Stupid Cancer’s OMG It’s Cancer Conference 2014

Hello Friends, We are happy to announce that the SGAYA Cancer Research Fund will be sending a qualified applicant to the OMG 2014 Conference. OMG 2014 Conference is an annual event sponsored by Stupid Cancer AKA “i’m too young for this! ” Stupid Cancer, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is the dominant healthcare brand for millions […]

Caregiving and Depression – Angie’s Article at the Cancer Knowledge Network

View the original article at: https://cancerkn.com/caregiving-depression/

Mesothelioma and The Family

Our Friends from The Pleural Mesothelioma Center asked if we would be willing to share information about Pleural Mesothelioma. This type of cancer is not common among children and young adults, however, when one member of the family has been exposed to asbestos the rest of the family (including children) are at risk. Please take a moment to […]

NO WINTER BLUES..WE KICKED CANCER’S BUTT AND PURPLE Smoothie Day was a HIT!!!

It’s not everyday I can report on two successful events in one week…but here it is! A BIG THANK YOU to our SUPPORTERS who helped us Take a BITE out of AYA Cancer  at our Fundraiser last week!!! Despite the snow and cold (old man winter did a number on us) folks were determined to […]

Take A BITE out of AYA CANCER!!!

  Hello Friends, Our 5th Annual fundraiser will take place this Saturday, January 25th, 2014. Tickets are being sold at a rapid pace, so if you are thinking about attending may I suggest you visit our website (www.fightconquercure.org) or email me (angie@fightconquercure.com) to make your purchase. Our wonderful committee has been working diligently to make […]