Tag Archives: Cancer

The 4K’s Quest to Find the True Value of Mankind

“He who does not travel does not know the value of men.” – Moorish proverb Our 2012 rides combined have traversed 22 states, traveled well over 6,000 miles, and have spent the last 35 days immersed in an experience 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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An Extra Ounce of Fight

This blog is written by one of our summer interns, Christina Sheridan. You can read more about Christina on her bio page. http://www.ulmanfund.org/About-Us/Our-Team/Christina-Sheridan.aspx ************************************************************************************* As I began to think about my first ever UCF blog post, a lot of ideas … 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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Here’s what Brian really does!

5 years ago UCF launched a formal initiative titled “Awareness Through Sport”.  I wanted to share a little of the history behind this initiative as it is now my career!  As and ex-jock, I am extremely thankful of how sport … Continue reading

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A Unique Partnership – Art to Fight Cancer

A few months ago I received an email from Brandon Chalmers who works for an organization called Super Art Fight (SAF). Having never heard of Super Art Fight, I (of course) Googled the organization to find out more. What I … Continue reading

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Inspired

There are only a handful of moments in my life that, when I close my eyes, I can still remember almost every little detail about that exact moment – where I was, what I was feeling, the sounds, the smells … Continue reading

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Young Adults Embracing Survivorship (YES) 2012

CALLING ALL BALTIMORE-AREA YOUNG ADULT CANCER SURVIVORS! Saturday, June 2, 2012 marks the 5th Annual Y.E.S. (Young Adults Embracing Survivorship) Program at the Y of Central Maryland, Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Family Center at Stadium Place (the former site of … Continue reading

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Run Across America!!! Thoughts from Chris Jarc

Driving across America with the RV, I was totally excited about everything!  I wasn’t sure how everything was going to go down, but I was up in this to get it done!  There are so many awesome people at the … Continue reading

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Meet Lauren Antognoli, Cancer Survivor and Future Doctor

Lindsay here. As a first time blogger I thought I would start by introducing myself. I am one of the Ulman Cancer Fund’s Young Adult Patient Navigators and I work at Georgetown University Hospital’s Lombardi Cancer Center.  I am so … Continue reading

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