Public Service Award Winners 2005: The Schwid Family

Ms. Peggi Glaser


The Schwid Family, represented by Peggi Glasser, is recognized for its long-term commitment to funding GCF ovarian cancer research in honor of their parents, Florence and Marshall Schwid.


Elizabeth Young isn’t afraid to jump for a cause no matter how high. As a survivor of cervical cancer, Young empowers women through skydiving, running marathons and giving back to the cause. This year is no different with her second skydiving event Mother’s Day Weekend.


September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  After creating the month in 1999, the Foundation strives to bring attention about these cancers through public awareness campaigns.


The Foundation is proud to offer various Research Grants and Awards. Click here for more information.


FREE Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses throughout the country. For more information, click here.