Tag Archives: The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults

132 Young Adults To Begin Annual Cross Country Ride and Run

4K for Cancer Program Gives Young Adults the Opportunity to Fight for Local Communities in the Battle Against Cancer Baltimore, Maryland – May 31, 2013 – The 12th annual 4K for Cancer bike ride will begin Sunday, June 2nd at … Continue reading

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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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Ulman Cancer Fund and LIVESTRONG Remain Focused on Mission

“As Lance Armstrong steps down as chairman of the Board of LIVESTRONG, The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults continues our work with LIVESTRONG to support those affected by cancer. We are confident that LIVESTRONG will continue to focus on … Continue reading

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Why Deanne is Half Full

The week of Half Full will be 5 years since I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Soon after being diagnosed with thyroid cancer in Oct 2007, I signed up for my first triathlon that I completed in June 2008 (The … Continue reading

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Why Meg is Half Full

In January 2010, I heard the words no one ever wants to hear from her doctor. I’d been diagnosed with a rare form of cervical cancer called adenocarcinoma. I had no symptoms, no previous abnormal test results and no family … Continue reading

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Remembering To Look Back

I had always thought of the scar on my chest as my scarlet letter. The scar that was once site of such a bad port infection that doctors used me as their  “worst case scenario” exhibit, but now it’s the … Continue reading

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You’re not an aluminum girl, you’re an Iron Girl. Fight!

I’ve been fortunate to see so many ladies train for their first Iron Girl through Team Fight over the last several months. It’s made me so proud to watch many of you perfect your stroke, run faster, and get up … 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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