Event Recaps

Center Stage: 2022 YSC Summit

A weekend dedicated to education, connections and self-care.

Shedding Light

Gilda’s Club Madison offers a safe space to discuss death and dying in the cancer context.

A Day at the Spa

Cancer warriors and thrivers were treated to a virtual spa day courtesy of Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan Center for Health and Wellness, featuring meditation, yoga, music and more.

Raise a Glass

Cheers to a good cause! Tasting Stars, a premier champagne event, held its 19th annual elegant evening of bubbly delight virtually to benefit A Silver Lining Foundation’s breast cancer screening initiatives.

RECAP: YA Cancer Gabfest 2021

Earlier this month, young adult warriors came together virtually to learn, share experiences and bond at the second annual YA Cancer Gabfest.

RECAP: GRYT Health Global Virtual Cancer Conference 2021

The original digital cancer conference, Global Virtual Cancer Conference by GRYT Health, occurred for the third year this past November, featuring events, workshops and speakers for the entire cancer community spectrum.

Glitz & Glam

A Silver Lining Foundation held its 6th annual Glitz & Glamour fashion show on March 5, 2020, at Chicago’s Peninsula Hotel. Emceed by WGN Evening News anchor Micah Materre, the show featured custom designer couture and A. Marek fine jewelry and benefitted ASLF’s mission of funding cost-free breast health testing for unserved or underserved women.

Cal’s Angels 2020 GOT HOPE Gala

On Saturday, February 29, 2020, the nonprofit Cal’s Angels raised over $1.1 million for Chicagoland hospitals fighting pediatric cancer at its 14th Annual GOT HOPE Gala in St. Charles, Ill. More than 1,000 attendees showed their support through silent and live auctions while enjoying live music, mural painting and other festivities.

The 2020 Cancerland AnaOno Fashion Show

AnaOno Intimates, a lingerie brand designed for people affected by breast cancer, hosted their fourth annual fashion show last week in New York City, which featured courageous cancer survivors, thrivers, and supporters wearing fun & fearless fashions.

Brushes with Cancer

On Saturday, November 2, 2019, Twist Out Cancer hosted Brushes with Cancer, an arts-forward event connecting local artists with someone who has been touched by cancer—survivors, previvors, caregivers, and supporters.