If you love golf, want to support the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation, and are in the Denver, Colorado, area on Saturday, August 25, please sign up for The Toby Plank Memorial Golf Tournament. The tournament will be held in memory of Toby M. Plank, who died from carcinoid cancer at the age of 36 on December 20, 2010. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit both the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation and The Toby Plank Scholarship at Evergreen High School in Evergreen, Colorado, where Toby was the Head Coach of the boys’ lacrosse team.
The Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) will hold its 4th Annual "Strides for Stripes" Zebra Walk on Saturday, November 3 from 10 am to 2 pm at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, NY. The walk helps raise money for programs that assist NET cancer patients and brings about awareness of carcinoid and NET cancers.
A Cause to Celebrate: The Lois Merrill Foundation is presenting "Wine & Art for a Cause"on Saturday, November 19th. 100% of all donations will be used to pay the medical bills of rare cancer patients who cannot afford the cost of their care. The Lois Merrill Foundation is an invaluable resource for carcinoid/NET cancer patients.