Author Archives: Brock Yetso

About Brock Yetso

UCF Executive Director and generally a nice guy.

What the Affordable Care Act Means for Young Adults

Yesterday was a big day for cancer survivors all across our country – especially young adults.  In case you missed it, the Supreme Court upheld the ruling on the Affordable Care Act.  There was a lot of noise and debate … Continue reading

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How much are you willing to SACRIFICE!

April 6, 2012 As I sit in my Southwest Airlines seat headed back home to Baltimore, MD from the 2nd of 3 trips to be with the Rev3 / Ulman Cancer Fund Run Across America Team, it finally hit me…. Why is this … Continue reading

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Why We Run

In the dark of the night, (11pm on Monday March 26th to be exact) our team gathered in a circle around our bags on the side of the road in Brawley, CA. I don’t know much about Brawley, but it … Continue reading

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A Fairtale Story on Patient Navigation at UCF

This week marks the culmination of an amazing journey and the beginning of something great at UCF.  On Wednesday we announced the launch of our Adolescent & Young Adult Patient Navigation Program at Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer – the … Continue reading

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Thank You 24 Hours of Booty!

Dear Friends: We are so humbled and grateful for the amazing level of support so many individuals have put forth to support this year’s 24 Hours of Booty – riders, volunteers, sponsors and the community as a whole. Although disappointed … Continue reading

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A Ride To INSPIRE

For many of us, the Memorial Day Weekend marked the unofficial start of summer and a day to remember those that have served our country.  This past Memorial Day weekend, I spent time with an amazing group of 90 young … Continue reading

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Growing the UCF & Yetso teams

The past year has been a busy and exciting time for UCF – and for me personally too.  In addition to all the great things we’ve been able to accomplish as an organization, I’m excited to soon introduce the newest … Continue reading

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Cycle cross country for the young adult cancer fight!

Several months ago, I was introduced to an amazing organization that has been doing unbelievable work in our backyard and in the cancer community since 2002. It’s called 4K for Cancer and they are changing the way college students fight … Continue reading

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Not Business as Usual at UCF in 2011…

Last week the UCF team had a chance to break away from the office for our annual staff retreat. We got to spend some time together, talk about 2011 plans and explore that critically important question of “WHY?” Why do … Continue reading

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Run 13.1 (Hilly) Miles to Help Change Over 200 Lives

I just signed up to run the Maryland Half Marathon and I invite you to do the same! Maryland Half Marathon May 15, 2011 13.1 Mile Half Marathon Kids Fun Run Register Today! The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults … Continue reading

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