Events

Keep checking back as we add to our events for this year!!

2nd Annual Luxuries for 
LAVENDER

Monday, November 17, 2014
3pm - 9pm

To Benefit Cancer Services of Niagara County & WNY Ovarian Cancer Project
 
A progressive evening of artistic style, fashion, food & wine
Four North Tonawanda businesses 

Signature Salon and Day Spa
 Painting Uncorked Studio
Hip Gypsy Boutique
 Webster's Bistro & Bar

At each stop you will visit local women owned businesses, meet their staff and collect a special gift. After having your passport stamped at each destination come enjoy the party and be qualified to enter into the Grand Prize drawing at Webster's Bistro & Bar.

$20.00 advance donation/$25.00 day of event
tickets will be limited
For More information and to purchase your tickets.
Visit any of the business locations listed or email bhughes@webstersnt.com

Kelly or Dawn at Signature Salon 692-1168

Holly at Hip Gypsy 260-1313 email hipgypsy78@gmail.com


2014 Schedule of the Foundation for Women's Cancer Ovarian Cancer Survivors Courses: Registration for upcoming courses will be available on this page 30 days prior to the course date. If you have additional questions, please contact the Foundation ateducation@foundationforwomenscancer.org or 312.658.0751.

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Washington, DC
Click here to view course brochure 
Click here to register

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses
Saturday & Sunday, February 7-8, 2015
Anchorage, AK

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, March 7, 2015
West Palm Beach, FL

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Los Angeles, CA

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Friday, May 8, 2015
Orlando, FL

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Morristown, NJ

May 10th & 11th 2014: WNY Ovarian Cancer Project Annual Geranium Sale: We'll start taking orders early in 2015 for delivery May 10th & 11th. This is the WNY Ovarian Cancer Projects 3rd Annual Sale, with the proceeds supporting our "Comfort & Hope Tote" Program. We need lot's of volunteers for this event, to take orders as well as onsite delivery days! Send us an email and let us know you'd like to volunteer! info@wnyovariancancerproject.org

June 18 - 20, 2014 9th Annual Joining Forces Conference on Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer, Philadelphia, PA Joining Forces' Against Hereditary Cancer is an international conference designed by and for people and families affected by hereditary cancer or a BRCA mutation. The conference will present a wide range of topics and the latest research on these cancers. Our 2014 program will be held in partnership with Penn Medicine's Basser Research Center for BRCA. The conference will provide participants opportunities to enroll in research, including Basser-funded studies. Attendees include people concerned about hereditary cancer: survivors, previvors, people with a BRCA mutation or family history of cancer, patient advocates, researchers, and health care providers who treat high-risk patients. Want to learn more? Click on this link: http://www.facingourrisk.org/get-involved/events/annual-conference/index.php

February 26th - 28th 2015: 9th Evidence Based Complementary & Alternative Cancer Therapies Conference  
Keynote Speaker: Ralph Moss, PhD, founder Cancer Decisions and author of Second Opinion. Also at the conference will be other experts including; Kelly Turner, PhD, NY Times bestselling Author of Radical Remissions "An Update of International Research on Natural Healing Methods for Cancer" Locaton: Embassy Suites Hotel 1601 West Palm Beach Florida $249 Registration includes 2 organic lunch buffets, all access, snacks, giveaways & warm Florida weather. Learn More at:  http://annieappleseedproject.org/cancer-clinics/cancer-therapies-conference

July  2015: 17th Annual Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Conference. The WNY Ovarian Cancer Project is a Proud Partner Member of the Alliance and each year, the Alliance hosts the largest ovarian cancer-specific conference in the nation, bringing together researchers, clinicians, survivors and caregivers to learn about the latest developments in diagnosis, treatment and quality of life. Join the WNY Ovarian Cancer Project at the conference, learn more here: http://www.ovariancancer.org/nationalconference/ 

September 4th 2015: "Teal Niagara Falls – Teal the World"  WNY Ovarian Cancer Project's Annual Lighting of Niagara Falls & Event:  We've got some exciting plans for our 2015 event! We 'll be lighting up the Falls & having the best ever CELEBRATION!  Want to help with the planning or volunteer at the event? Let us know at info@ovariancancerproject.org

September 1 - 30, 2015: National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month Stay tuned for local and national event listings! 
 

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