Keep checking back as we add to our events for this year!!  Also, don’t forget to follow us on Facebook…where we keep you updated on webinars, tele-conferences, web chats and more! Interested in volunteering with us? Let us know, we would love your help!

March 9th & 10th 2015 Advocacy Day in Washington, DC:  Join the WNY Ovarian Cancer Project as we head to Washington DC. The 114th Congress starts work this month, we are busy gearing up for our 2015 Advocacy Day. We need your voice to help us secure federal funding for critical ovarian cancer program. Your senators and representatives need to hear that ovarian cancer matters to YOU! Contact: Kathleen Maxian Registration information here.

March 9th 2015: Telephone Education Workshop: Ovarian Cancer Clinical Trials: Dial in from the convenience of your home or office and learn about Ovarian Cancer Clinical Trials during this special workshop presented by the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. Mark your calendar for 11:00AM to 12:00PM Eastern Standard Time.
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April 30 to May 4th 2015: Ovarian Cancer Survivor Retreat in Montana:  Rest, relax and socialize with other survivors. A wide range of activities awaits. Learn more at: Registration Opens for this session: January 21, 2015.

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 lots 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! Click here to order your geraniums now!

Saturday June 6th 2015:  The 3rd Annual “Girls Night Out” Fundraiser for the  WNYOCP Brought to you by Dr. Juliana Marciniak & Peak Performance Chiropractic:  This year’s event is called “Let’s Take a Walk on the Wild Side” Oh what fun Dr. Marciniak and her team have planned for this year’s bigger than ever event!!! Follow our Facebook Page for Vendor Updates & Surprises!! Pre-Sale Tickets are $15 or $20 at the door. Click here to order your tickets online on our secure website with your credit card today!! 

June 18 - 20, 2015 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:
July 24th to 26th  2015: 18th Annual Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Conference, San Diego California: 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:

August 27 to 31st 2015: Ovarian Cancer Survivor Retreat in Montana  Rest, relax and socialize with other survivors. A wide range of activities awaits. Learn more at: Registration Opens for this session: June 1, 2015.

September 4th 2015: "Teal Niagara Falls – Teal the World"  WNY Ovarian Cancer Project's Annual Lighting of Niagara Falls:  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? 

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

2015 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 at or 312.658.0751. 
Saturday & Sunday, February 7-8, 2015
Anchorage, AK
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Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, February 28, 2015
West Palm Beach, FL
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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

Support & Networking
Networking and Support Groups can help women with Ovarian Cancer cope better with their illness, by providing knowledge of treatment and side-effects, and emotional support from others with the same diagnosis. Read more...
Symptoms & Risks

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