Tag Archives: Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults

UCF Launches New Young Adult Support Group in Baltimore Office

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults (UCF) and our Young Adult Patient Navigation program continues to grow, not only providing services and support in the cancer centers where UCF navigators work, but expanding our reach to touch young adults … Continue reading

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UCF’s Blue Jeans Ball 2012

On Saturday, January 28th, almost 500 supporters and guests gathered at the Spear Center in Columbia to celebrate the Blue Jeans Ball, UCF’s annual anniversary and awards gala. We honored amazing individual and partners who contribute on so many levels … Continue reading

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Cancer to 5K Gives Cancer Survivors Something to Celebrate

We are currently recruiting participants and volunteer for the Spring 2012 Cancer to 5K teams in Washington D.C., Baltimore, and Howard County! Cancer to 5K is a 12-week, free running program for cancer survivors, and is open to participants of … Continue reading

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Thank You for Making the Holiday Brighter!

The Third Annual Holiday Gift Drive for families affected by cancer was an incredible success! When we first started to reach out to families affected by cancer around Baltimore and Howard County, we never could have imagined the outpouring of … Continue reading

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Thank you Half Full Triathlon Volunteers!

On Behalf of the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults Board and Staff, THANK YOU so much to all the wonderful volunteers who braved the elements to come out and support the 2nd Annual Half Full Triathlon benefiting the Ulman … Continue reading

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Why I FIGHT – by Sarah Leming

During my third round of chemotherapy, there was literally a fire at the hospital.  We had to evacuate.  There I was, pushing my chemotherapy IV bag out the front door into the heavy heat of that North Carolina summer day. … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Eff Cancer Scramble

Hi everyone, Liz Silver Kennedy and Brian Silver here and we’re thrilled to be the guest bloggers this week!  This past weekend our family hosted the 3rd Annual Eff Cancer Scramble in the suburbs of Chicago.  We started Eff Cancer … Continue reading

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Thank you from the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults!

On behalf of the staff and board of the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, I want to express our heartfelt appreciation for coming out last week to support our Screw Cancer Brew Hope event! With over 300 people in … Continue reading

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Public Allies

As many of you know, I am finishing up a year of service through Volunteer Maryland. Volunteer Maryland is an AmeriCorps program that pairs a volunteer coordinator with a nonprofit to help build or to create new programs that will … Continue reading

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YACS DC

Our goal at the UCF is to connect young adults who have been affected by a cancer diagnosis. Young Adult Cancer Support (YACS) creates local communities of young adults committed to making a difference in the young adult cancer fight. … Continue reading

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