Gift of Stock or Security

Gifts of appreciated stock or mutual funds are another great way to give to the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. Please consult your broker and/or tax advisor. You receive an income tax deduction for the full fair market value of securities you have owned more than one year, subject to the usual limitation, and capital gains tax will be completely avoided on these assets. If you or your planners need assistance, please contact Sharon Krinsky, Director of Philanthropy at 312.580.1165 or email, skrinsky@foundationforwomenscancer.org.

Spotlight

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.