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Cancer Survivors Day Celebration

Strength. Courage. Hope.


When:             Sunday, June 2, 2013

                        12:30-1:30pm  Exhibits & Refreshments

                        1:30-3:00pm    Survivors Day Program


Where:           The Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

                        Weinberg Lobby

                        401 N. Broadway, Baltimore, MD  21287

                        (Free parking in the Weinberg Garage)


RSVP:              Kimberly Bell, Program Coordinator

                        (410) 614-1308 or


We hope you will join with us as the Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, fellow cancer survivors, and their families celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day.  This day promises to be filled with inspiration.  Highlights include:


Keynote Speaker:
Jason Cherish, Cancer Survivor is a self-professed, equal-parts adventurer, entrepreneur, and warrior.  Come hear Jason’s inspirational story of how he taught cancer a lesson and listen as he shares his unorthodox and irreverent battle-tested playbook against cancer.


Featured Speaker:
Anna Ferguson, RN, BSN, Oncology Research Nurse, shares how the Hope Project at the Kimmel Cancer Center aims to stimulate more dialogue among both providers and patients about the importance of hope.


Survivor Fashion Show:
This fashion show will feature men and women who will shine in snappy outfits provided by local clothiers!  Live music will accompany their walk on the Weinberg runway as they are recognized for their strength, courage, and hope in the face of cancer.


Live Musical Performances:

  • The Maryland State Boychoir
  • Ashley & Lindsay Reiter
  • John Wilson


Exhibits & Refreshments:
Survivorship information, community resources

Light refreshments and desserts


Children’s Activities:

Fun games & activities, Boots the Clown

Pizza & refreshments


Please RSVP by letting us know how many adults and children will be coming with you.

Free parking is available in the Weinberg Garage.


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