Ms. Krinsky has been in the non-profit fundraising arena for over 32 years. She spent 10 years with the Jewish Community Centers both in Kansas City, Missouri and Chicago, Il. The remaining 22 years has been committed to building and growing the development departments and programs for a variety of national/international disease oriented organizations, including the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Northwestern Memorial Foundation.
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.