Quilt Raffle

Quilt Raffle 2018

To purchase tickets for this beautiful handmade quilt: Stop by, Call, Email info@crcfl.net, or Order online! We will be drawing at the Walkathon on Oct. 13th. All proceeds benefit CRC.            

A Day of Renewal

Retreat Cover 2018-jd

The Cancer Resource Center invites women who are traveling the path of diagnoses, treatment & survivorship to A Day of Renewal Sunday, April 22, 2018 from 11:30am – 5pm at La Tourella Resort & August Moon Spa. Our retreat offers a range of workshops, a delicious lunch, a mini-spa treatment, time for visiting, and a

Lourdes Mobile Mammography


It’s our life saving mission and we’re bringing it to you! Newfield United Methodist Church 227 Main Street. Newfield, NY 9am – 3pm on the following 3 Mondays: March 26, April 23, May 21 3D SCREENING MAMMOGRAPHY We will be providing digital screening mammograms with 3D technology for women 35 years and older. We are available to

Cancer Research Seminar (CRC/Cornell Collaboration)

Cornell CRC

Meets Wednesday, March 7 from 5:15-6:30pm Cornell University in Warren Hall, Room 101 Guest speaker, Kirsten Moysich, PhD, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, “Cancer Epidemiology – Challenges in Studying Humans” Join with Cornell doctoral students engaged in cancer research and those directly touched by cancer for a discussion about the science of cancer (presented in lay language). Open

4th Annual ‘Flair on Ice’ Ice Skating Show


IC Figure Skating Group team and other local skaters will be putting on an amazing performance: Sunday, April 29, 1-2:30pm The Rink (1767 E. Shore Dr.) To buy tickets ($10), register to skate ($25), or donate: gvgb.co/FlairOnIce4 For more information, contact jac.saksa@gmail.com Please join, like, invite and share our Facebook event page, and help us spread the

World Cancer Day!


February 4th unites the world under a single theme to highlight the ongoing fight against cancer. World Cancer Day aims to reduce the number of preventable deaths each year by raising cancer awareness among the general public and urging governments to take further action against the disease. #WecanIcan  #worldcancerday  

Counseling Support for Families Affected by Cancer

CRC Cares About Kids Label 2017

Children of parents with cancer often experience anxiety, depression and uncertainty related to their parent’s diagnosis. Parents are not always certain about how to talk with their children or how much information to give them.CRC provides support to parents in talking with their child about cancer and connects them with additional resources in the community.  Often

Diet and Cancer: Is There a Link?


Maya’s Healthy Recipes    By Maya Zhou ~ February 15, 2018 As a Nutrition student, one of my biggest hobbies is creating and sharing healthy recipes. I especially love creating healthy, but still delicious, alternatives to unhealthy foods. I’ve decided to focus some of my articles on my recipes, as well as to explain the nutritional benefits

March is #ColorectalCancer Awareness Month


Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the US and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Colorectal cancer affects all racial and ethnic groups and is most often found in people ages 50 and older. According to the American Cancer Society, the estimates for the number of colorectal cancer cases in

4th Annual One Funny Ithaca Story


As we celebrate 23 years of community service, CRC is once again staging the popular, progressive, environmentally sensitive, and especially enlightened: “One Funny Ithaca Story IV”  Special Edition* A comedic tribute to everything Ithaca stands (and sits) for! (*Well, really, they’re all special!) Sunday, March 11th from 2-3:30pm The Space at Greenstar (700 W. Buffalo St.) Tickets

Friendly Correspondent Program

Friendly Correspondent Program

Our Friendly Correspondent Program is a support service we offer to individuals with cancer that may be socially isolated, but still want to have some connection and support from our agency. Volunteers and college students send ‘thinking of you’ cards and notes out to these individuals that could benefit from a kind word and encouraging

Knit with Care

Knit 2017

Come knit or crochet with a bunch of passionate & fun loving crafters! When: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month, 3:30-5:00pm Where: Cancer Resource Center (612 W State St., Ithaca) Who: Beginners AND experts welcome! What: Each week we will have knitting, food and a theme Knitting needles, yarn, pattern, & beginner’s booklet provided

“Look Good Feel Better”

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“Look Good Feel Better” is a program sponsored by the American Cancer Society designed for women dealing with skin changes from  chemotherapy and radiation. We will be meeting at CRC monthly from 1-3pm on 2/27, 3/27, 4/24, 5/22, 6/26, 8/28, 9/25, 10/23 & 12/18. To learn more & to sign up contact Deb Danko: 252-3937 or ddanko@cayugamed.org

Nick Boyar’s Gentle Yoga


Meets every Tuesday from 9:30-11:00 am at Island Health & Fitness. A blend of stretching, relaxation, healing visualization & meditation in a supportive group environment. The class is offered free of charge to those with cancer. For more information contact instructor Nick Boyar 607-272-2062 nickboyar1@yahoo.com nickboyar.com  

Ithaca Times highlights The Boutique


Every year, The Ithaca Times commits one of its cover stories to a number of non-profits in town we think have missions worth supporting. After examining a number of the plethora of groups in town looking to make our community a better place, we’ve identified seven groups we think are worth your time – and

We’d like your feedback!


We like to have feedback so we can improve our services. We have prepared a series of very short surveys, please visit the links below relating to the services that you have used. Assistance at the CRCFL office CRC staff and volunteers at Cayuga Medical Center Support Groups The Boutique If you prefer to provide

Bob Riter received AFP award


Please join us in celebrating our very own Bob Riter, as he was presented with the Outstanding Professional Achievement in Non-Profit Leadership Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals on Fri. Nov. 17, 2017. Click here to see a video of Bob receiving his award, and here to see photos of the event. National Philanthropy Day is

Cayuga Ridge Estate Winery party this Saturday!


Come on over to Cayuga Ridge Estate Winery this Saturday, October 7th for their annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month Kickoff Party. Music by Damdog from 1-4pm. Delicious pink drinks & fun “pinkwear” for sale, with all proceeds going to CRC. In addition to making & selling great wine, this business is a huge supporter ours. Show YOUR support by

Easy Living Hats fundraiser


    Easy Living Hats is teaming up with CRC for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!   For the entire month of October, Olivia Royale will be: – donating 10% of her sales to CRC – donating beautiful wide brim hats for Fall/Winter to The Boutique – offering free photoshoots to women in Easy Living Hats

Art Revives & Thrives Nov. 4


#CRCArtRevives Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 at 4:00-6:30pm CRS Barn Studio  – 2622 Triphammer Rd. Suggested donation $25 available online at gvgb.co/artrevives Treat yourself while supporting a good cause! Just minutes from downtown Ithaca you can take in the gorgeous view overlooking Cayuga Lake as you sip beverages, taste light foods, mingle, and then enjoy an afternoon of

Calling all musicians, singers, jugglers, acrobats, hula hoopers, etc!


We are looking for performers to entertain & encourage the nearly 1,500 walkers & runners, and their families at various locations around Cass Park’s Waterfront Trail from 10-11am during our Annual Walk/5K Run on Sat, October 21st. We would like folks to perform from 10-11am & then stay for a free pancake breakfast afterwards! If that is something that you

Free Tickets to Alegoria


​Ithaca Flamenco Festival Presents: Victor Bravo on Saturday, September 9th 7pm at the Hanger Theatre Our friends at Ahora Si Flamenco have rescheduled their event, and have again donated 20 free tickets to the upcoming performance so that the CRCFL community could enjoy the show. Please let us know right away if you can use any! We’d hate for them

#NYGivesDay is 11/28/17


Please choose CRC for your #NYGivesDay contribution by clicking here! #NYGivesDay is a 24-hour giving challenge brought to you by the New York Council of Nonprofits and United Way of New York State to celebrate the life-changing work of nonprofits across the vast state of New York. Powered by GiveGab, the Nonprofit Giving Platform, #NYGivesDay is a

Pink Ribbon Party Fri., Sept. 22


TOGETHER WE’RE STRONG!!! TOGETHER WE DANCE!!! Come dance to show your love and support for all those affected by breast cancer. The Ithaca area Zumba Instructors are holding their annual event: Friday, September 22 from 6:30-8:30pm Island Health & Fitness Main Center 310 Taughannock Blvd., Ithaca There will be dancing, there will be prizes, and there

AmazonPrime Day 7/10-11


Amazon’s third-annual Prime Day begins at 9pm on Monday July 10, and runs through Tuesday July 11.  #PrimeDay will feature more than 100,000 deals exclusively for Prime members, making it one of the biggest shopping days of the year. Remember to shop at smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a percentage to CRC.

An Evening of Remembrance Wed., Sept. 27

Remembrance candle

Wednesday, September 27 (rain date Oct. 4) 7-8pm at the CRC Garden. Come join us as we remember our loved ones lost to cancer. A program of remembrance, live music, and sharing of memories. The evening will end with lighting of candles in memory of our loved ones. Please RSVP to Monica at monica@crcfl.net if you would like to



Get warmed up for the Cancer Resource Center’s 23rd Annual Walkathon & 5K Run by signing up for: Michael’s Miles for Melanoma Fun Run/Walk Sat, August 26, 2017 from 9am to noon at Cass Park. This fundraiser is being organized by Michael’s sister, Jessica Burlingame, and we appreciate her efforts to help raise money for CRCFL! For information