Hope For Heather - Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Central New York, Syracuse, North Syracuse, Liverpool, Baldwinsville, Utica, Oswego, Cortland, Marcellus, Solvay, LaFayette, Fulton, Mexico, Parish, Rome, Sylvan Beach, Brewerton, Central Square
Hope for Heather is a 100% volunteer organization; We are so proud of what our volunteers have accomplished in Central New York; Excited about the future!

Teal Gate Party with Syracuse Crunch 2016

Teal Gate Party at the Syracuse Crunch
Nov 25, at 7PM against the Toronto Marlies. Hope for Heather will have tables on the concourse where fans can find more information about Hope for Heather, ovarian cancer, and purchase Teal Gate items:
• Get your raffle ticket to win team-signed Teal Gate t-shirt
• Mystery pucks with Teal Gate logo and signed by a Crunch member for $10 each
• Win a prize at the Crunch Foundation Prize wheel • Enjoy a great hockey game, cheer for your home team
• Help promote a awareness about Ovarian Cancer the silent killer - "without a test awareness is best"
• Exclusive ticket package for Teal Gate includes two tickets, two Teal Gate t-shirts and a donation for Ovarian Cancer awareness.
• Tickets are available from Kristen Denick at 315-473-4444 ext. 27 or kdenick@syracusecrunch.com
Single game tickets are available from the box office or by calling 315-473-4444


Junior League Holiday Shoppes 2016

Junior League Holiday Shoppes at NY State Fair Grounds
Nov 18, 19, 20, 2016 in the Horitculture Building. Hope for Heather will be hosting a booth for the 2016 event. See the booth for a full selection of unique gift ideas and support Ovarian Cancer Awareness and Research.

See Holiday Shoppes 2016 on facebook for details.
• Friday, November 18 – 10a-7p
• Saturday, November 19 – 10a-6p
• Sunday, November 20 – 12-5p

$6 Advance sales tickets at Price Chopper


Teal Ribbon Run Banner

8th Annual Teal Run Results

Top Finishers Overall
:
Male: John Copp - 16:39 - Minoa, NY
Female: Heather Webster - 18:06 Rochester

Top Fundraisers: Frank Smith, Carolyn Cardos, Jennifer Hanna, Tawn Campolelti
Event Raised Over $75,000 Ovarian Cancer

Top Teams: Five Star Martial Arts; Flo with Mary's Mighty Team of Teal, New Chapters.

Teal Run Photos by Mark V

Teal Ribbon Run More Info | Results of 5K Run | Donate

Dedication of the Angel Fund Awareness at the NY State Fair
. August 25 thru September 5, 2016 - Hope for Heather volunteers will be spreading awareness at the Great NY State Fair. We expect to distribute 50,000 teal ribbons and symptom cards this year. Visit our booth in the Science and Technology building. Get a ribbon and a symptom card to share awareness with friends in your network.

Sisters in Strength Group Sisters in Strength
. Sisters in Strength monthly sessions support women during and beyond cancer treatments. Suvivorship sessions address topics pertinent to women living with cancer. Sessions are facilitated by Dr. Susan Segreti, Advanced Oncology Practitioner. Women meet in a safe and confidential setting on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Maplewood Extended Stay and Suites on 7th North Street in Liverpool. This group is open to all female cancer survivors.

Dedication of the Angel Fund
Care Baskets for Survivors
. Hope for heather supplies baskets of care items for survivors of gynecologic cancers. This baskets include many of the items that cancer survivors in treatment need and appreciate. You can help us expand this program by sending an email (support@hopeforheather.org) with the name of a friend you know is a newly diagnosed patient. Or you can participate by donating personal items or money to purchase supplies. If you would like to donate to this fund, please add the memo to your check or credit donation "Care Baskets for Survivors."

Dedication of the Angel Fund
50K TEAL Ribbons for Awareness
. Hope for Heather needs 50,000 TEAL ribbons to encourage ovarian cancer awareness. Help us get the conversation started by hosting a TEAL ribbon party. Have some girl friends over for tea and conversation. All materials and instructions are provided. Contact support@hopeforheather.org Details: www.hopeforheather.org

Dedication of the Angel Fund $25,000 for Local Support
. Heather's Angel Fund at Upstate Cancer Center - January 2016 Syr. - Hope for Heather, Ovarian Cancer Alliance of CNY, updates Heather's Angel Fund grant, at the New Upstate Cancer Center. H4H donated another $5,000 toward their pledged $25,000 for patients and family members to cover extra costs of treatment, not covered by medical insurance: meal vouchers, parking, personal care, gas card. President Frieda Weeks with Gary Weeks presented the check to Terry Toscano Shenfeld of the Foundation for Upstate Medical University

Hope for Heather presents check to OCRF Grant 2015