Cancer Wellness Connections: New Direction, Same Mission Cancer Wellness Connections was originally designed to provide comfort and care directly into the infusion clinics where people were actively receiving outpatient chemotherapy bringing bright spots to treatment times. During the pandemic, we transitioned to virtual programming offering similar support to people in our community impacted by Gynecologic […]
We hope you’re enjoying your summer, but September will be here before you know it. Sign up for the race now and take advantage of Early Bird Pricing! This is the only local event that specifically highlights Gynecologic Cancers. Proceeds fund local programming specifically designed for women and caregivers who have experienced Gynecologic Cancers. A
Improving your posture can be simple with a few adjustments. Having good posture can reduce pain in your neck, shoulders, back, and your whole body. First is a chin tuck. This is a great way to not only strengthen your neck muscles, but also correct your posture. Second is a scapular or shoulder squeeze. This
The 12th Annual Ovarian & Gynecologic Cancers 5k is on Saturday, September 14th at Monroe Community College. Our goal is to raise awareness of gynecologic cancers and to honor and celebrate the women and families impacted by these cancers. Lattimore of West Irondequoit Physical Therapy will be on hand to answer any questions concerning injury
Saturday, September 16, 2017, Cancer Wellness Connections hosted our tenth annual ovarian and gynecologic cancers benefit 5K race. It was great to have so many people out in support of Cancer Wellness Connections and the women and families who have been affected by ovarian and gynecologic cancers. Thank you to all the volunteers who helped
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. For its inaugural session, the running group
FusionFest ’15 is a brand new fundraiser for Cancer Wellness Connections, and a collaborative effort between Rochester Institute of Technology and CWC. On Friday, March 20 you can have fun and support a great cause by playing video games! At the hub of FusionFest ’15 is a LAN (Local Area Network) party. RIT students are
When two-thirds of the founders of Cancer Wellness Connections talk about starting the organization eight years ago, they tell their shared story with passion and pride, finish each other’s sentences, and are confident in how the organization has helped ease the burden of cancer and treatment for tens of thousands of people and their families.
This year’s Howard Berman Award went to Cancer Wellness Connections and we couldn’t be more happy! We’d like to thank everyone that made this possible. Without our dedicated volunteers, food donors, race sponsors, staff at our locations, families, & friends, this wouldn’t be possible. Thank you!