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Foundation News

Thrive is the Foundation of Women’s Cancer’s (FWC) monthly newsletter, featuring inspirational stories from survivors, supporters and advocates, opportunities to get involved, upcoming events and education courses.

Introducing the Move4Her 2021 Emcee: Ebony Hoskins, MD

Monday, July 19, 2021

We are thrilled to announce Ebony Hoskins, MD, will be the emcee this year for Move4Her on Sept. 26, 2021! Dr. Hoskins joins international fitness celebrity host Kathy Smith for the one-hour event filled with fun energizing moves for all levels and powerful personal stories. We hope you will join this dynamic duo and help … Read More

Kesem Positively Impacting Cancer Families and Communities

Monday, July 19, 2021

Summertime evokes images of spending time with friends, fun activies and happy memories being made. Kesem offers just that and a unique experience for children impacted by a parent’s cancer. Their mission is to support children through and beyond a parent’s cancer by working to ensure those children never feel alone. Several surveys and feedback … Read More

Show Us Your Swag! #Move4Her

Monday, July 19, 2021

Calling all participants for the Move4Her event, Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021! Be sure to share with us a picture of yourself sporting your swag-boxes as we gear up for our big event. Follow the FWC social platforms (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook), as we highlight registered participants all summer long! Let’s move the message and help … Read More

Conversations in the Clinic: Patient Perspectives on Genetic Testing

Monday, July 19, 2021

In this podcast, listeners learn about the importance of genetic testing for ovarian cancer from a genetic counselor, a physician, and, most importantly, a patient. Hear how a patient’s experience with genetic testing informed her treatment plan and conversations with her family. This podcast is the first in a series of educational resources on ovarian cancer for … Read More

Cancer Survivors Month

Monday, June 14, 2021

June is not only Pride Month, but also Cancer Survivors Month. FWC believes that “survivorship is about living, and is something you and your treatment team should be thinking about from the time you are diagnosed, throughout your treatment and beyond.” Compiled are a list of resources including a toolkit on tips and plans to help organize … Read More