Author Archives: Kelly Lance

About Kelly Lance

Service and Events Coordinator

Why doesn’t cancer know it is the New Year??

Happy New Year! The New Year brings with it all types of resolutions and changes that we are going to make so that our iives will be better in 2011 than they were in 2010. We were lucky here in … Continue reading

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’tis the season!!

Katrina and I had the pleasure today to deliver a car full of presents to a family we have been working with for a few months.  Mary is a single mother of 2 beautiful daughters who has had a relapse … Continue reading

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Gift Wrapping Day!!

Today is a very exciting day in the Ulman Cancer Fund’s offices- wrapping day! We have received so many wonderful gifts and donations for our families in need. We will have volunteers coming in all day to help wrap and … Continue reading

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Volunteer Appreciation!

Last night we had an event at Union Jack’s to thank many of our volunteers and sponsors. Part of my job is recruiting volunteers to work events for the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults. I have to say (and … Continue reading

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Kelly is Thankful for….

This year I am especially thankful for the amazing group of people that I work with.  Their passion and commitment to helping young adults is contagious and heartwarming.  The staff, board and volunteers overwhelm me with the lengths that they … Continue reading

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Asking for Help…

This time of year there are so many impassioned pleas from organizations asking for help. We are one of them this year. We are looking for support to make the holidays happier for our young adult patients and families, but … Continue reading

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Phyllis- Ulman Cancer Fund’s Rock Star Volunteer

If you have ever had the pleasure to stop by the Ulman Cancer Fund’s lovely office you may have had the distinct pleasure of meeting out rock star volunteer: Phyllis Mason!  Phyllis is here most mornings at the front desk … Continue reading

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Losing hair…

I am currently working with a patient who I met through the UCF Scholarship Program. Sally (name changed for privacy) recently had a relapse of Hodgkin lymphoma. She was originally diagnosed in 2008, 2 weeks after the birth of her … Continue reading

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Hello!

I am very excited to post my first blog – nervous, but excited! Over time you will see that I am the least creative of the UCF staff- I have made my co-workers promise to not judge my blog posts!! … Continue reading

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