Events at Fox Chase Cancer Center
The Dragon Boat Festival happens along the Schuylkill River every October. Since the first event in 2002, festival participants and supporters have raised more than $1 million for Fox Chase. Thank you to the teams and all who support Fox Chase Cancer Center through this event.
Cancer Conversations LIVE at Fox Chase Cancer Center
The Philadelphia Chromosome: A Mutant Gene and the Quest to Cure Cancer at the Genetic Level
by Jessica Wapner.
Book Launch May 14, 2013.
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(May 20, 2013)
Fox Chase Cancer Center recently honored Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc), CEO of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), with the 2013 Stanley P. Reimann Honor Award for her significant contributions to cancer science and medicine.
May 14, 2013, launch of her new book The Philadelphia Chromosome: a Mutant Gene and the Quest to Cure Cancer at the Genetic Level.
Nominated by their professional peers, the physicians on the list practice at Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center and Jeanes Hospital.
Your support is critical to our success. Join us in our fundraising efforts and enjoy the exciting special events coming up.
Summer Grief Workshop
Losing a loved one is a difficult experience and the way we deal with it varies from person to person. Please join us as we identify some of the common challenges and emotions that come with grief.
Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location: Young Pavilion [Parking in East Garage]
Facilitated by: Sheila Amrhein, LSW, and Luanne Chynoweth, LCSW
This session is free of charge, but does require pre-registration. Please contact Cathy Vare at 215-728-2177 or email at email@example.com by June 5, 2013.
Breast Cancer Support Group
Wednesday, June 5; 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Fox Chase Cancer Center Outpatient Area B
Contact: Carolyn Weaver, 215-728-3004
Take Part and Help Support Fox Chase Cancer Center
Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia holds special events all year to provide cancer education and to benefit the Center. Funds raised go to cancer research, prevention and treatment at Fox Chase. We also partner with community groups to help raise cancer awareness and support. Please join us by taking part in the great events coming up. To learn more, please call our special events office at 215-728-3163.
CWA Local 13000 Jim Willer Golf Tournament
Saturday, June 1, 2013; 8:00 a.m.
Walnut Lane Golf Club
700 Walnut Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Join the members of Local 13000 for an afternoon of friendly competition and fundraising at the CWA Jim Willer Charity Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 1. Since 1992, the CWA has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars through this event, hosted in memory of Jim Willer, an Executive Vice President of Local 13000 who passed away of cancer while in office. All proceeds benefit prostate cancer research at Fox Chase. For more information, visit www.CWALocal13000.org or contact Carol Page at 215-561-1321.
21st Annual Joseph L. Munizza, Sr. Memorial Golf Tournament
Saturday, June 1, 2013; Tee-Time: 1:00 p.m.
Avalon Golf Club
1510 Route 9 North
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Enjoy an afternoon of golf with the Munizza family as they proudly host the 21st Annual Joseph L. Munizza, Sr. Memorial Golf Tournament. This spectacular event takes place on Saturday, June 1 at the Avalon Golf Club in Cape May, NJ. Registration is $115 per golfer and includes an afternoon of golf on a fantastic course, dinner, prizes and more. Dinner only tickets are also available for $25 per adult, $12.50 per child. All proceeds from the event benefit cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center. For more information or to register, contact Joe Munizza at (215) 290-4857.
Fox Chase Chapter - Fox Chase Night at the Phillies
June 19, 2013, Gametime 7:05
Phillies vs. the Nationals
Get your tickets here.
If you are booking for a group of 25 or more, please call Scott McDade in the Group Sales Office at 215-463-5000 ext. 5434. All groups of 25 or more will be welcomed on the Phillies side auxiliary message boards at the top of the 5th inning.
Remember all proceeds benefit Cancer Research at Fox Chase!
Raffle tickets will be available soon with some wonderful Phillies give-aways. We will keep you posted. All proceeds benefit cancer research. Limited seating is available. More information from Barbara.Tursi@fccc.edu.
Maryln Fein- Atlantic City Trip
Sunday, June 30, 2013
Bus boards from Rydal East Parking Lot: 1610 The Fairway, Jenkintown, PA
and Fox Chase Parking Lot: 604 Cottman Ave, Cheltenham, PA 19012
9:30 AM- 8PM
$28 per person includes transportation to Atlantic City, a show and $10 in slot dollars. Call Elaine Kravitz at 215-886-2413 or Judy Sklar at 215-481-9163 to reserve your spot.
Marlyn R. Fein – Cape Cod Classic Vacation
Sunday, August 25 to Thursday August 29, 2013
$720.00 per person includes deluxe motor coach transportation, four nights at the Hyannis Harbor Hotel, and three days of touring the natural beauties of Cape Cod. For more information and to make a reservation, call Selma Bell at 215-860-3710