Events

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! 


 


September 11th 2015: "Teal Niagara Falls – Teal the World"  WNY Ovarian Cancer Project's 3rd Annual Event and illumination of Niagara Falls in Teal:  Join us for Gourmet Hors D’oeuvres, Cheeses, Seasonal fruits, Pasta Station & Delectable Desserts,  Coffee Service, & Cash Bar and Live Music. Bring Cash! We’ve got some surprises this year for our Silent Auction & Basket Raffle. The evening ends with a special Trolley Ride to Niagara Falls State Park for the Illumination of Niagara Falls in Spectacular Teal for Ovarian Cancer Awareness & a Return Trolley ride to the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute Free Rainbow Ramp Parking Dress Code: “Creative Teal” – All Ages Welcome!  This event is an annual fundraiser for the WNY Ovarian Cancer Project, to learn more about the event, tickets, sponsorship and program information Call Kathleen at 716-946-6437 or email info@wnyovariancancerproject.org  LEARN MORE TODAY ! Or Buy your ticket now! 

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September 13th 2015: Ruth H. Boyd Memorial: Chicken Barbeque & Silent Auction  12:00 PM till sold out at the York Town Hall $10 Tickets benefit the Livingston County Hospice, WNY Ovarian Cancer Project and the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. Take out's available. Pre Sale tickets are available by calling 585-236-0070

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

Lord & Taylor


October 1st 2015: Charity Day at Lord & Taylor: LET'S DO SOMETHING GOOD TOGETHER!  Join Us on Saturday October 1st at the Galleria Mall for an all day shopping event that will include a fashion presentation celebrating the spirit and beauty of those that have survived cancer. Guests will enjoy discounts, entertainment, gift with purchase opportunities, children's activities, refreshments and so much more! Buy your $5.00 shopping pass from us now! Shopping passes entitles you to great discount valid in store on October 3rd only - two 30% off single item coupons, and one 20% off store-wide savings pass and 10% off Cosmetics & Fragrance!!! The WNY Ovarian Cancer Project get's to keep the $5.00 as part of the fundraiser and the top seller will be awarded a bonus prize! Don't miss out! 

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October  26th, 2015 ALEX AND ANI  "Charmed by Charity" ® Event to support the WNY Ovarian Cancer Project  Join us on Monday October 26th at  6:00 PM to 8:00 PM for the "Charmed by Charity"® Soiree! Sip refreshments, snack on small bites and shop with others who share your passion for giving back. 15% of the evenings proceeds will be donated to support the WNY Ovarian Cancer Project. Location:  ALEX AND ANI 5429 Main Street Williamsville  Please RSVP to: info@wnyovariancancerproject.org 

October 28th to November 1st: Turning the Tide Retreat:  This retreat in in Maine, please contact Anne Tonachel at annert@gmail.com or at 617-354-3172 for more information about this retreat for women living with ovarian cancer. 

July 8th - 11th 2016 Ovarian  Cancer National Alliance Conference, Washington, DC : 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/

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 education@foundationforwomenscancer.org or 312.658.0751. 

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
September 12, 2015
Duarte, CA (Los Angeles County)
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Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Morristown, NJ
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Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Charlottesville, VA

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Washington, DC

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, February 20, 2016
West Palm Beach, FL


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