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.

Spotlight

After surviving cancer, women look for a community of support and guidance. In a video produced by the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, survivors share how they live and thrive after endometrial cancer. As described by one survivor, “You can get better.”  

Awareness

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.

Research

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

Education

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