Tag Archives: young adults and cancer

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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It was Never About the Run

The resounding message I have continue to have in my mind and heart about the Run Across America was that it was never about a run.  This journey was about the people. This journey was about: Laura reading the story of … Continue reading

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How much are you willing to SACRIFICE!

April 6, 2012 As I sit in my Southwest Airlines seat headed back home to Baltimore, MD from the 2nd of 3 trips to be with the Rev3 / Ulman Cancer Fund Run Across America Team, it finally hit me…. Why is this … Continue reading

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2012 Scholarship Program Update

Friday marked the due date for the 2012-2013 UCF Scholarships and we were overwhelmed by the number of applications we received- in total, 698!  Last year we received 342- unbelievable!  We are thrilled that we have this program that helps … 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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UCF Young Adult Patient Naviagation Programs Expanding

The energy around UCF’s Young Adult Patient Navigation program keeps growing.  Our newest navigator, Lindsay Ammons, began working this month at the Lombardi Cancer Center at Georgetown University Hospital.  Lindsay has a Masters in Social Work and clinical experience working … Continue reading

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Thank You 24 Hours of Booty!

Dear Friends: We are so humbled and grateful for the amazing level of support so many individuals have put forth to support this year’s 24 Hours of Booty – riders, volunteers, sponsors and the community as a whole. Although disappointed … 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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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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