• PearlPoint Staff
    5 years 3 months ago

    Anne Best - Turning "What If" into "What Is"

    In December of 2000, then 43-year-old Anne Best was given the news that more than 200,000 American women receive each year; she had breast cancer. The wife of successful businessman and former Canadian National Team athlete J.

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  • Allison Buchignani
    5 years 3 months ago

    Thankful for Our Supporters

    In general, I heartily agree with the idea that it is better to give than to receive, but today, the day before Thanksgiving, I must highlight how wonderful it is to receive!

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  • Allison Buchignani
    5 years 6 months ago

    In the Spirit

    There are so many wonderful things about The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation’s volunteers and supporters, and one of my favorite characteristics is the spirit with which they serve.  Occasionally, after someone learns where I work, they ask me if my office is a dreary place.  I think it is a good

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  • PearlPoint Staff
    5 years 7 months ago

    8 Year Old Gives Back to Honor Grandfather's Cancer Battle

    What can a young 8-year-old boy do to help his 75 year old grandfather fight his battle with cancer?

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  • Katharine Ray
    5 years 7 months ago

    Celebrating Milestones While Creating a Confident Cancer Journey

    In July 2001, The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation shifted gears as a nonprofit that had its start in 1987 and opened its doors, literally, to direct services to support adults impacted by cancer.  With our organization’s dedicated Board of Directors and staff, including oncology social workers an

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  • Paige Anderson
    6 years 10 months ago

    Wrong Way to Hope

    If you posed this question to the general population: "Which age group is most at risk for a cancer diagnosis?," I would think there would be very few "18-35" responses.  True, younger adults have a decreased risk of cancer when compared to older adults, and cancer is not a topic young adults re

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  • Faith Holley
    7 years 3 weeks ago

    Celebrate the Small Stuff

    As we began 2011, I took some time to set some personal and professional goals.  Nothing new there, isn't that what we are supposed to do every January?  I do not know about you, but sometimes the things we want to accomplish seem so HUGE!

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  • Allison Buchignani
    7 years 1 month ago

    Minnie Traditions

    Over the holidays, I always enjoy cooking with my mom and sister. We make all the old favorites and usually try a few new things.

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  • Susan Earl Hosbach, CFRE
    7 years 3 months ago

    Guidance for the Journey

    Everyday I’m reminded of the tremendous dedication of The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation's  Cancer Supportive Services team.

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  • Faith Holley
    7 years 3 months ago

    National Philanthropy Day

    Each year the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) celebrates National Philanthropy Day.

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