Services that were one considered "alternative medicine" by the mainstream are now now recognized as an integral part of health and recovery. Aurora Health Care knows this, and introduced this month a series of events called "Hope. Heal. Feel: A Mindful Tri Against Cancer."
The MSO and the MACC Fund teaming on Thursday, June 28 to raise awareness for childhood cancer and blood disorders at the orchestra's free annual performance at Boerner Botanical Gardens. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m.
The MACC Fund contributed $1,387,500 on June 27 to its three beneficiaries, the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. Those took the MACC Fund's total donations since 1976 to over $60 million.
Battling some stage fright is nothing compared to what Tweed Funk frontman Joseph "Smokey" Holman's fought against over the past year: multiple myeloma, an ailment that kept the soulful singer and his band sidelined for over half a year.
Through its annual Combos For A Cure fundraiser, Cousins Subs raises $50,000 for Wisconsin-based nonprofit - the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation (VLCF).
The recent "Taste of Hope" dinner brought together six chefs who donated their time to help raise funds to fight Leukemia and Lymphoma. But, maybe none had a more fervid motivation than Peter Sandroni, owner of La Merenda and Engine Company No. 3.
September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and the Delafield-based G9 is poised to present more important work. On Tuesday, Sept. 20, "The G9 Golden Celebration" will celebrate the leaders coming together to change the future of childhood cancer.
To help in the fight for a cure for breast cancer, I'm sporting a pink wig and fashioning myself as a "Big Wig." Sure, I shaved my head many moons ago and have no need hair. Yet, my Emo Philips-inspired wig is means serious business and I'm asking that you help me raise important funds.
The seventh annual benefit concert for the Pablove Foundation takes place Saturday, Jan. 23 at Turner Hall Ballroom, 1034 N. 4th St. This year, the event features six local bands.
Northwestern Mutual, presenting sponsor of the Rose Bowl Game, announced that its float in the 127th Rose Parade presented by Honda in Pasadena on Jan. 1, 2016, will support the fight against childhood cancer.
In September a percentage of Cousins' combo meal sales at all Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs restaurants will go to the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation (VLCF) to support those diagnosed with cancer throughout the state.
Rob Wagner speaks the truth when he says everyone is affected by cancer in some way, shape or form. Wagner, who lost his grandfather and his stepfather to cancer, found out he had a rare form of childhood bone cancer in 2007. He is now seven years in remission and has helped to raise $100,000 through an annual event. And, this is just the beginning.
PurpleStride is the signature event of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. In 2015, the 5K run and family-friendly walk takes place on Sunday, May 17 at Miller Park.
For Adam Chance of Street Corner Symphony, the live show is the best place to get to see more than what was on television. The bass singer of the a capella group appeared on NBC's "Sing Off" and now he's a part of the national tour. The group takes the stage at 8 p.m. on Saturday at the Riverside in Milwaukee.
People claim that Stuart Scott redefined a culture, gave swag to following pastimes and was the torch bearer for so many others that aspired to find work in television. That all is true.