Cancer Center News

As warmer weather approaches, the Cancer Center community looks forward to a summer filled with informational and inspirational events. There’s something for everyone, so get involved!

Summer of Support

Get involved in Cancer Center activities!


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How you can help

  • Run, walk, bike or golf to raise money: Do something you love, or challenge yourself and try something new!
  • Make a donation: Help your friends raise money as they walk/run/bike/golf for the cause, or give a gift directly to the Cancer Center.
  • Volunteer: Most events need volunteers to run smoothly, so reach out to the organizer to offer assistance.
  • Hold your own event to support the Cancer Center: Learn how.

Charity in BloomJune 2011Throughout the month of June, Winston Flowers will donate 20% of the retail cost for their lovely “Charity in Bloom” arrangement to the Cancer Center. Learn more and place your order.

the one hundred celebrationJune 1, 2011This year’s celebration of the one hundred – with special guest Matt Damon – was a huge success. See all the honorees here. Don’t see your favorite “difference-maker?” Nominate them for 2012!

The Four Seasons Run of HopeJune 11, 2011 The Four Seasons Run of Hope is a special 5k run/walk that brings the hotel’s team together with Cancer Center staff, patients and friends to support pediatric cancer treatment and research. It’s a family-centered event, with fun activities before and after the race. Register now.

7News/Partners HealthCare Health and Fitness ExpoJune 25-26, 2011 Join all the Partners HealthCare hospitals, including Mass General, at the Hynes Convention Center for a weekend of health education, fitness demonstrations, celebrity appearances, vendors and more. Find out more

North Shore Cancer Walk/Run June 26 This is a great opportunity for our friends on the North Shore to support cancer treatment at Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center! Walk, run, donate or cheer on the participants as they wind their way through historic Salem. Learn more and register now.

Save the date: Ovarian Cancer Survivors CourseAugust 20, 2011 Last year’s course was organized by the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation and featured updates from experts from Mass General and other leading research and treatment centers. It was so well-received by our patients and the wider ovarian cancer community that we’ve decided to host the event once again at Mass General. Details and registration information will be announced soon. 





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