Sharon Krinsky

Director of Philanthropy

Ms. Krinsky has served as the Director of Philanthropy since August of 2010.

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.

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.