Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Ovarian & Gynecologic Cancers 5k

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Start Time:  8:15am EDT

Monroe Community College
1000 E. Henrietta Road, Rochester, NY  14623

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What We Do

Connecting with people. Encouraging positive attitudes. Delivering diversionary activities. All are at the heart of the organization known as Cancer Wellness Connections. Although originally founded in 2006 as Cancer Wellness Spa, the mission of the group remains the same.

When battling cancer through chemotherapy, many people experience unpleasant side effects and face a treatment program that is emotionally, mentally, and physically taxing. The founders of Cancer Wellness Connections— Dr. Cynthia Angel, Dr. Brent DuBeshter, and Eileen Grossman, recognized the importance of providing diversionary activities to help the people undergoing these treatments.

New! Medved-Led Race Preparation Running Group

There is a new opportunity to join a like-minded local running group in order to prepare to run in Cancer Wellness Connection’s annual 5K fundraiser. We have partnered with Medved Running & Walking Outfitters to design our own training program that leads up to our race in September.

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We're Now on Amazon Smile

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Cancer Wellness Connections whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.

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Fusion Fest '16 at RIT

Thank you to RIT, the  RIT MAGIC Center, the students of RIT’s Electronic Gaming Society and to all who played and donated to Fusion Fest ’16! 


Bringing Bright Moments to Treatment Times

Cancer Wellness Connections now delivers free services to more than 12,000 people each year at four different infusion centers. A team of dedicated, passionate volunteers provides these activities and “bright moments” to help patients have a more positive experience on the way to wellness.