We are excited to present two new wellness classes this Fall at CRC. Based on survey responses, classes will be held at 12:00 noon on a weekday. See details below for each class. Registration is now open and you must register to participate because space is limited. Classes are offered for free to those individuals
Once again, the Ithaca Area Zumba Community is holding a Zumbathon fundraiser to support all those affected by breast cancer. Friday, Sept. 20 5:30pm – 7:30pm Island Health & Fitness Donations will be accepted for CRC, but if you can’t make it, you can donate here! PINK season is here again and this year marks
CRC/CMC Living Well With Cancer Workshops: Meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 5:30-7:00 pm at CRCFL (unless otherwise noted.) Parking available in the Elmira Savings Bank parking lot. Outside speakers will present various health-related topics including wellness and complementary medicine. For people dealing with any stage of cancer & their caregivers. NEXT UP: 10/15 – Bailey
Please join us on Sunday, September 29th from 6-9pm for live music at the Carriage House (305 Stewart Ave.) performed by renowned musicians Zack Knewstub, Owen Erickson and Walter Stinson. All proceeds go directly to Team Sandy‘s fundraising efforts for the Cancer Resource Center’s 25th Annual Walkathon & 5K Run. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS! CLICK
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 5th. Folks perform from 10-11am & are invited to stay for a free pancake breakfast afterwards! (If the weather is terrible, musicians would not
CRC caregiver client Stacey Lehman writes to tell us about her husband’s forthcoming book. In ONE HUNDRED AUTOBIOGRAPHIES: A Memoir, David Lehman, the well-known poet, critic and the series editor for The Best American Poetry, tells the story of his (provisionally) victorious battle to defeat bladder cancer (Cornell University Press Hardcover; October 15, 2019; $22.95). During the
September Question: “This cancer treatment has really shaken my confidence. I feel so self-conscious, strange, which is unusual for me. Is this normal?“ Our answer: Yes, this is normal for all people who have been diagnosed with cancer. It is not limited to a specific gender or type of cancer. Memorial Sloan Kettering social worker
Purchase with purpose. Shop for back to school supplies at #AmazonSmiles and Amazon donates a percentage to CRC!
Wear pink when you visit Red’s Place in October & they will donate 10% of your food bill to us! You do not need to ask for, or say anything…. just wear PINK! This is the sixth year that Red’s Place has organized this event, and we are truly thrilled to be collaborating with them
Apple-Themed Recipes to Try This Fall Fall is one of my favorite times of the year because apples come into season, as well as everything apple-themed. Here are some of my favorite apple recipes definitely worth trying out! – Baked Apples with Cinnamon: This is great as a dessert or breakfast- it’s tangy-but-sweet and very
Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Hotel Ithaca Celebrate our 25th Anniversary year with our kick-off party. Enjoy refreshments, speakers, Photo Booth, and displays highlighting CRC’s history from 1994 to the present and honor the community of care that CRC creates with their programs and services …..because no one should face cancer alone. Free admission.
Join us on Saturday, Sept. 7 (10AM – 3PM) for a one day seminar on the science of cancer. Cornell graduate students and faculty will explain current and emerging research topics in lay language. Who’s invited? Everyone! We want to have a mix of community members (including those personally affected by cancer, family members, and the general
The physical therapy and exercise science departments at Ithaca College are teaming up to conduct a research project called the Wellness and Cancer Survivorship Program. The program will offer a free fitness membership and a supportive and individualize exercise program to cancer survivors for the fall semester at the Ithaca College Wellness Clinic beginning in
Order Fresh Fruit gifts from Edible Arrangements and 20% of your order will be donated to CRC!! Visit the store at 2300 N Triphammer Rd. or call Mike at the store at 607-391-2227 (do not order through website).
Click here to check out our new Walkathon & 5K Run website!! PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSES AT NOON ON OCT. 3rd at Noon. IF YOU DON’T REGISTER BY THUR at NOON, YOU WILL BE CHARGED $50 to register. No exceptions. Questions? Contact Jyl Dowd at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you to the Learning Web’s Volunteer Community Service Program for their summer can & bottle drive fundraiser. Just drop them off at the Bottle & Can Retrieval Center and mention CRC!
Join us for this special mural unveiling by local artist Maryam Adib CRC 5:30-6:30pm on Wednesday, August 7th Drinks & refreshments – All welcome! Made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New
Shirts are NOT included in the registration fee, but you can order them when registering. Shirts are $15/each. We have a unisex crew neck style & a ladies V-neck slim cut. CRC can set aside a shirt for 24 hours only.
We are celebrating our 25th year of providing services to people living with and affected by cancer. Please assist us in creating an inclusive, welcoming community of support and ensuring that no one faces cancer alone. Online PayPal (NO processing fees!) GiveGab Network for Good Angel Fund By Mail Fill out this form, and send a check
It’s our life saving mission and we’re bringing it to you! #mobilmammography Dates: 9/24, 11/26 11am – 5pm Ithaca Free Clinic 521 W. Seneca St., Ithaca, NY We will be providing digital screening mammograms with 3D technology for women 35 years and older: To schedule an appointment, and preregister, please call: Lourdes Hospital Central Scheduling: (607)
Live Streamed Videos from Living Well with Cancer Workshops 4.30.19 “Lymphedema” ~ Alison Howe, PT 6.18.19 “How to Live in the Present Moment” ~ Daniella Hess from YogaFarm 7.16.19 “Forgiveness,Healing, and Hands On Loving Kindness” ~ Daniella Hess & Jeannie O’Neil from YogaFarm 8.20.19 “Making Sense of Supplements” ~ Marilee Murphy, L.Ac, RN (Click here for a
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. Multi-Services Assistance at the CRCFL office CRC staff and volunteers at Cayuga Medical Center The Boutique Support Groups If you prefer to
May 2019: Seminars will resume in the Fall Wednesday’s from 5:15 – 6:30pm, Cornell campus in Vet School Classroom 6 (Free parking across the street after 5pm). These seminars are an on-going collaboration between CRC & cancer researchers at Cornell. The presentations are in lay language and questions are encouraged. Please visit our website for more details
The Board of Directors and Staff of the Cancer Resource Center are pleased and excited to announce the appointment of Marilee Murphy as the new Executive Director. Marilee is a long standing resident of Ithaca and brings a strong background in health care and organizational leadership. She holds bachelor’s degrees in nutrition from Cornell University, and in nursing from Binghamton
Celebrate my birthday month, AND help me raise money for CRC in memory of Andy Norberg. Your contribution will make an impact for people in our community affected by cancer. Whether you donate $5 or $50, every little bit helps….because no one should face cancer alone. Thank you for your support!!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR RESEARCH STUDY The purpose of this research study is to understand the impact breast cancer has on mothers in order to improve care. This study will include a phone interview, approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, to share your experiences. Are you a mother over the age of 18? Have you finished
Chose us as your Charity of Choice at https://smile.amazon.com/ and they will donate a percentage of your purchase price to CRC.
Gall Bladder Cancer Good Sources of Information National Cancer Institute: Gall Bladder Cancer Medline Plus: Gall Bladder Cancer American Cancer Society: Gall Bladder Cancer MacMillan Cancer Support (Great Britain): Gall Bladder Cancer Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) Good Sources of Information National Cancer Institute: Bile Duct Cancer Medline Plus: Bile Duct Cancer MacMillan Cancer Support (Great Britain): Bile Duct Cancer American Cancer
The CRC office is closed today; Tuesday February 12, 2019 due to current weather conditions
Dear Friends of CRC, 100% of the proceeds for all of these upcoming fundraisers go to CRC (except the last one 🙂 So please help us spread the word! Some ways you can help are: you can forward this email, hang the poster, share the poster on Facebook, sign up/share the Facebook event pages, etc….and most of all, join us, and
In Recognition and Appreciation of Cornell & the Campus-to-Campus Bus Cornell is such a big presence in our community that it’s easy to overlook how often it contributes to the well-being of those who live here. For the past several years, Cornell has quietly assisted thousands of area residents with cancer by providing free transportation to &
March 31, 2019 from 2 – 3:30pm First Congregational Church – 309 Highland Rd., Ithaca. Tickets can be purchased at gvgb.co/funnyithaca19 for $25/each. Thousands of area residents have connections with a local house of worship, and appreciate the important leadership and missions that are part of daily life. This work often includes support for local cancer patients and
The Cancer Resource Center and Cornell Work/Life are beginning a monthly support group for members of the Cornell community who have or have had cancer. Faculty, staff, students, and retirees who have been diagnosed with cancer are welcome. It’s an opportunity to meet one another, create a community of support, and learn about the resources available on campus and
Website We’re happy to unveil our new Website & Facebook page! There are sections targeted to community members and students, and one that encourages the development of partnerships in other communities. There’s also a twitter feed that highlights news that we think will be of interest to cancer researchers and the patient community. We”ll continue to add new content. In particular, we want
VOLUNTEER with CRC………..it’s a win-win for everyone! YOU – improve your mental & physical health CLIENTS – know they don’t have to face cancer alone Volunteering is not just about making a difference in the lives of others, but also helps you feel good about doing good. Contact Sharon Kaplan, Director of Volunteers at email@example.com,
We have reference books you can use here at the center, an extensive lending library, and a limited number of cd’s. Categories of books and cd’s for lending include: cancer in general, breast and other cancers, complementary/alternative medicines, side effects, nutrition, caregiving, mind and body, biographical, social/environmental/political, exercise and relaxation, end of life, humor and
Cornell Law School is pleased to announce the return of our Estate Planning Practicum in the Spring of 2019. As in the past, the course will assist those who do not have access to an estate planning attorney and will provide clients with a basic estate plan that includes a last will and testament, a living will,
Tickets are $1 each, or 6 for $5 and can be purchased at: our online store* by calling CRC by stopping by CRC *Online sales end at noon on Oct. 3, but tickets will still be available for purchase in person until the drawing on Oct. 5th at the 25th Annual Walk/5K Run. Please help
If you donate to CRC between Nov 27 -Dec 31 using the Paypal link below, they will donate an extra 1% of each donation to CRC https://www.paypal.com/fundraiser/charity/72377
The Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes offers many support groups, educational groups and wellness groups year round. We also collaborate with other organizations to offer a variety of services (examples; the Cayuga Medical Center, Island Fitness, Cornell University, and more.)