Congratulations to Shirley Berrisford, our November Volunteer of the Month. Shirley recently started volunteering at Komen Columbus and in that short time she has made a big impression on us all. Not to mention, she regularly brings us bagels- which by no means has influenced our decision to nominate her. =) “Shirley is a lovely… More November Volunteer of the Month: Shirley Berrisford
Dear Cancer, I wonder what motivates you… to invade, destroy, and kill. It is a question I ask myself every time I hear that someone I know and love has been diagnosed with cancer. I wish you could answer that for me. But I know you won’t. So let me simply ask this: Cancer: could… More Dear Cancer | Angela An
Congratulations to our October Volunteer of the Month, Katherine Goodwin! Katherine’s involvement started earlier this year as a Mission intern who helped to grow the Worship In Pink program in Southeast Ohio. She remained involved and volunteered to help at service fairs and other events. Natalie Guagenti, our volunteer and events manager, worked closely with… More October Volunteer of the Month: Katherine Goodwin
Dear Cancer, I have a bone to pick with you. You came into my life after I had just finished 10 years of training to become a breast surgeon. I was waiting to see the light at the end of the tunnel, but instead felt like I got hit by a train. To be honest,… More Dear Cancer | Dr. Deepa Halaharvi
Dear Cancer, We have been together for over a year now. You have changed my life in ways I never knew possible. Since you came into my life, you have brought me to the highest peak of faith and the lowest valley of despair. You have restored my faith in humanity, and you have taken my relationship… More Dear Cancer | Amber’s Letter
In 2015, it is estimated that over 200,000 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in the United States, and over 1.7 million new cases have been diagnosed since 2012. But we all know that breast cancer is far from a faceless disease. The courageous fighters of this disease are vital members of our… More “Dear Cancer” Campaign
We are kicking off a series of fundraising contests to crown our top Athens Race fundraiser each week, known as a “Weekly Warrior.” Here’s what you have to do: The Race for the Cure participant who raises the most money from Monday to Friday each of the next four weeks leading up to the Race… More Who Needs a Tutu?