2019 NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN UNTIL APRIL 1, 2019 HONOREES ARE NOTIFIED ON MAY 10.
If you would like to nominate a Stage 4 Breast Cancer candidate for a 2019 vacation experience, please read the important information below before submitting your nomination.
Our vacations away from cancer accommodate between 4 to 6 family members. The nominee must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, and have reached the age of majority in Nominee’s state of residence at the time of entry. Transportation and meals are not included. LESLIE'S WEEK pays for the Accommodations, the Welcome Reception, the CIRCLE4STAGE4, the HANDS4GIVERS, the CLUB4KIDS events, and the Gift Bags for our Stage 4 BC women. All entertainment venue tickets to Dollywood and Splash Country are donated to our families at no cost to them.
We select 35 Stage 4 Breast Cancer women & their families for our 2019 vacations away from cancer. This vacation is held at the Dollywood DreamMore Resort in the Tennessee Smoky Mountains, Sunday, August 4, 2019 check-in and Friday, August 9, 2019 check out. The LESLIE'S WEEK Breakfast Welcome Reception for all of our families is tentatively set for Monday, August 5 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM. On Monday, August 5, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM we host the CIRCLE4STAGE4 for our women, the HANDS4GIVERS for our husbands/partners/family caregivers, and the CLUB4KIDS for the children. These are events for our families to Meet & Greet, form bonds, tell their stories, and link up with their new friends for the week's events. Mr. & Mrs. Brian and Shelby Quinley are hosting a good old fashion Tennessee BBQ on their farm on August 7! This event is called, "LESLIE'S WEEK Bend of the River BBQ and Music Festival". Tentative proposed plans include hiring buses to pick us up at the Resort and bring us back. There will be a fishing hole for the KIDS, a 3 wheeler track for all, Hay Rides for children and adults, a CONCERT4KIDS with country bands, and additional events under discussion.
NOMINATION FORM for Stage 4 Breast Cancer Women
ALL INFORMATION ON THE FORM MUST BE COMPLETE TO BE ACCEPTED
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