Category Archives: Cancer Support

Heavy Seas Alehouse Pairs 5 Chefs, 1 Mixologist, and 1 Charitable Foundation for a Unique Culinary Experience

Heavy Seas Alehouse Pairs 5 Chefs, 1 Mixologist, and 1 Charitable Foundation for a Unique Culinary Experience Heavy Seas Alehouse to host Guest Chef dinner on June 26, 2013 benefiting The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults BALTIMORE, Maryland – … Continue reading

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Celebrating Life on National Cancer Survivors Day

I’m Samantha, a twenty three year old cancer survivor completing a Year of Service at the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults (UCF). This June 2nd I will be celebrating life and I invite you to join me! It was almost … Continue reading

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Survivor, I thought, that was going to be me

My first interaction with The Ulman Cancer Fund (UCF) was not as a survivor but as a supporter. I found out about UCF when I signed up for its inaugural Half Full Triathlon in 2010. After watching my dad go … Continue reading

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Why We Fight

This summer has been a huge learning experience for me working at the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults. One thing I’ve noticed, and I’m sure its been said before, is there is never a shortage of inspiration working here. … Continue reading

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The 4K Way

As I sat at desk #2 on intern row, I began my usual morning routine with a sip of my freshly made iced coffee (that is a must!). Then I pull up my 4K Awareness Cup spreadsheet (working at UCF … Continue reading

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Celebrating 3 Years Cancer Free!

Three years. That’s how long ago it’s been since I had surgery to remove the cancer growing in my body. Today, I celebrate the anniversary of my surgery, thankfully leaving me in remission for the past three years. All that … Continue reading

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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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Parenting with Cancer

In mid-July, the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, in partnership with the University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center (UMGCC) and the Marion I. and Henry J. Knott Foundation, will begin a 6 week program for children whose parents are … Continue reading

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Screw Cancer Brew Hope – Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 Union Jack’s of Columbia Top Ten Reasons you should attend: 10. The chef at Union Jack’s has prepared a special menu for us! 9. You need a night off of training. 8. Fordham and Old Dominion … Continue reading

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Ulman Cancer Fund support group now available to young adult cancer survivors in the DC area

UCF’s presence in the DC area is expanding! Isn’t that exciting?! We have two employees in DC and also have a support group that meets regularly. This past February, the group met for this first time, and since then, the … Continue reading

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