Author Archives: Laura Scruggs

About Laura Scruggs

Volunteer Maryland Coordinator at the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults. Fan of the beach, the Redskins, running, good music, and great food!

Walking the Walk, Guest Blog by John Sunder

Walking the Walk It is important for me to remember how she lived and not those last few days when she had gained fifteen pounds from tumor weight and could scarcely speak or know to whom she was speaking.  A … Continue reading

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True Grit: Cancer to 5K and Team Fight Run Survivor Harbor 7

Here at the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, our motto, “Cancer changes lives…so do we” explains exactly what we set out to do every day – change lives for the better, and provide support for individuals affected by cancer. … Continue reading

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YACS U: Spreading Awareness on Maryland College Campuses

Some of the most inspirational moments are the ones that seem the most “normal” at the time: After our Young Adult Cancer Support (YACS) Towson student group completed a long, tough day of yard work and spring cleaning for a … Continue reading

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Kicking off Cancer to 5K!

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of joining our survivor runners, coaches, alumni, friends, family, and fellow staff members at a truly special event, the Cancer to 5K Spring Season Kickoff Dinner. The 2012 Kickoff was the first time in … Continue reading

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