Tag Archives: young adults

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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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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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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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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UCF Inspiration Story of the Week! David Naelon

August 1990 was supposed to be a great month.  I was scheduled to leave for the University of Florida in Gainesville to start college.  My best friend throughout high school was my roommate.  Most of my closest friends were also … Continue reading

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I Dare You to Try Something NEW!

A couple of weeks ago we had one of our many special visits from Jennie Burke.  As she strutted into the office with her usual upbeat, happy self, positivity was flowing out of her!  As we usually do, the rest … Continue reading

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Resolutions, Healthcare Reform and more…

Like most of you, I have a bunch of resolutions for 2011 that I hope to keep- spend quality time with my children every day; be more organized…ok, ok, BE organized; exercise more and eat less; read at least two … Continue reading

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