Team New York's Fundraising Page
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Team New York's Fundraising Page

Team New York is made up of 29 enthusiastic college students, ready to spread awareness for Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Brooklyn Bridge. We are undergraduate freshmen through post-graduate students who couldn't be more excited to spend 49 days running across the country and raising money to provide important services for young adults with cancer. We hope that you will support us through a donation to this page, a specific runner's page, and/or by sharing information to other people about our run and the Ulman Cancer Fund.

ABOUT 2017 4K for Cancer

2017 marks the 16th year of the 4K for Cancer sending young adults on journeys across the country in an effort to inspire hope and unite communities in the fight against cancer. The 4K for Cancer is a program of The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults (UCF). Interested in joining the fight? Apply to be a rider or runner at www.4kforcancer.org

Challenge:

Over 70,000 young adults are diagnosed with cancer every year. Young adults (ages 15-39) face a variety of unique challenges with a cancer diagnosis including fertility preservation, social isolation, lack of insurance, delayed diagnosis, and more. 

Solution:

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults changes lives by creating a community of support for young adults, and their loved ones, impacted by cancer. With your support, the Ulman Cancer Fund is able to provide free support services and resources for the young adult cancer community including:

Cancer to 5K - a 12-week training program designed to introduce or reintroduce cancer survivors to physical activity.

Patient Navigation - a free program (onsite at cancer centers and remotely through our office) that ensures no young adult ever faces cancer alone. We provide one-on-one support & resources to young adults and their families to help them manage the cancer experience and long-term cancer survival.

Scholarships - a financial assistance program to help young adults continue their education after being affected by cancer through their own diagnosis or the diagnosis of a loved one.

UCF House - This year UCF broke ground on a “home away from home” to provide free housing for young adult cancer patients, and their caregivers, in East Baltimore. 

Your donation will help make these programs and our mission possible!

Supporters
Name Date Amount Comments
Elizabeth Lenahan 07/04/2017 $100.00  
CASH CASH 07/03/2017 $214.00  
Michelle Boughton 06/22/2017 $20.00 Good luck and God bless!
The Edwards'ssssss 06/19/2017 $10.00  
  Total $344.00  
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