• Abby Henry
    7 months 2 days ago

    Strength in Survivorship

    SURVIVORville was back in Nashville this past weekend from Thursday, July 20th- Saturday, July 22nd.  SURVIVORville is produced by the Women Survivors Alliance. This was the 5 year anniversary of the first convention.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    1 year 10 months ago

    Takeaways from One Million Strong’s Coffee with the Experts

    The first weekend of April there was a sea of blue t-shirts in Nashville. No, it wasn’t University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball fans or any of the sport fans.

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  • PearlPoint Staff
    6 years 6 months ago

    Join 9 Years of Tradition: The Women's Event by Jane Meredith Main

    Many of us have volunteered on committees for established fund raisers, but starting one from scratch in 2003 was a challenging experience.  The Women’s Event was conceived by The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation Social Worker Susan Gregory and, as a Board member, I was asked to gather committees

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  • PearlPoint Staff
    6 years 7 months ago

    HOW Good Things Happen at HOW100 by Bud Curtis

    In 2006, Chuck, JV, Bill and I, as friends, who also ride bikes for fun and exercise, volunteered to host one of the rest stops at the HOW 100.  Since we could not ride in the HOW, we thought that we would participate in some other capacity.

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  • Paige Anderson
    6 years 12 months ago

    Music for a Cure by Guest Blogger Corri Peck

    Whenever someone asks me about why I continue to work on the Music for a Cure benefit concert year after year, I can't help but think back to those last few days that Papa (my grandfather) was alive.  It was during those last few days that I felt so helpless.

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 5 months ago

    Keep on Fighting

    This past Friday, Stand Up to Cancer aired nationally on all the major networks.  It was a great evening of awareness and fundraising in the fight against cancer.

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 6 months ago

    What I've Learned in my First Year of Cancer Survivorship by Tom Foster

    This Monday, August 23, the 10th Annual Nashville Men's Event will take place at Morton's The Steakhouse.  Over 200 influential men, who support The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation, will attend.

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 6 months ago

    HOW100 - Shelley Haynes Heile's Story

    When I participated in my first How100 in September 2007, I was really unsure about myself and whether or not I would be able to finish. Cycling had become such therapy for me but I'd never ridden more than 15 miles. I was really unsure about trying for 29 miles.

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  • Paige Anderson
    7 years 7 months ago

    Hope on Wheels: What it Means to Me (Blog entry by Kelly Cleveland)

    I have been cycling for nearly four years, off and on between back surgeries. My husband competed in triathlons and road racing which first exposed me to the world of cycling.  I was so intrigued about riding a bicycle that he let me try it out on an old bicycle he had laying around.  After my f

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  • Allison Buchignani
    7 years 8 months ago

    Announcing The Annual Hope On Wheels 100!

    If you want to be inspired and filled with hope, plan to participate in the Hope on Wheels (HOW) 100 this fall.  The ride will take place Saturday, September 11th.

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