CORPORATE and NONPROFIT SPONSORS
LESLIE'S WEEK creates Memories that Outlast Cancer for families living with Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer.
We thank the following sponsors for their benevolent generosity and our cancer institutes for their participation in identifying our Stage 4 Breast Cancer family candidates.
Nonprofit Nominating Sponsors
Anne Arundel Medical Center
Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), a regional health system headquartered in Annapolis, Md., serves an area of more than one million people. Founded in 1902, AAMC includes a 425-bed not-for-profit hospital, a medical group, imaging services, a substance use treatment center, and health enterprises. In addition to a 57-acre Annapolis campus, AAMC has outpatient pavilions in several locaitons. AAMC is nationally recognized for its cancer care. A leader in women’s services, AAMC delivers the state’s second highest number of births annually and has a Level 3 NICU. AAMC consistently receives awards for quality, patient satisfaction and innovation.
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
The mission of the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is to advance knowledge and rapidly translate discovery into exceptional, personalized cancer care for their patients. An integral part of one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers, the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is among the leading cancer care providers in the United States. They are proud to be a founding member of a Harvard Medical School consortium designated by the National Cancer Institute as a comprehensive cancer center. This prestigious seven-member center forms the largest cancer research collaboration in the country. The promising new treatments developed through this partnership are revolutionizing the future of cancer medicine.
Johns Hopkins Medicine & Kimmel Cancer Center
Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM), headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, is a $7.7 billion integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States.
The Breast Cancer Program at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center includes a diverse group of nationally recognized specialists in breast cancer research and treatment. These physician-scientists in the breast center program are studying new ways to treat breast cancer with treatment tailored to the unique makeup of each individual patient. Johns Hopkins Hospital, opened in 1889, and is ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for 22 years.
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults changes lives by creating a community of support for young adults and their loved ones, who are impacted by cancer. UCF provides direct support services such as adolescent and young adult patient navigators, scholarships for higher learning, AYA patient meetup groups, and caring for caregivers support groups.
Patients can embrace their life during any stage of treatment by joining UCF’s Cancer to 5K program in one of 13 locations across the country or as an online participant.
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Fox Chase Cancer Center, a member of the Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States, conducting a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship and community outreach. Fox Chase was among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Their researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Visit their web site at www.FoxChase.org.
Thomson Reuters Corporation is a major multinational mass media and information firm founded in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and based in New York City and Toronto. LESLIE'S WEEK was asked to participate in their Employee Giving Program. Thomson Reuters has more than 60,000 employees worldwide.
Google Benevity is a technology company that powers corporate giving programs – we call them Goodness Programs – for some of the world’s most iconic brands, so their employees can give to the charities that matter most to them. Google Gives to LESLIE'S WEEK.
The B Ocean Resort Ft. Lauderdale gifts a suite to one of LESLIE'S WEEK Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer Women and their family each summer. This family is nominated by the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Institute and LESLIE'S WEEK takes care of all expenses. Our family can B Relaxed, B Serene, B Inspired and B Together to Make Memories that Outlast Cancer.
Threds is a branding company that has been providing award winning services to both start-ups and industry leaders for more than 20 years. Threds's exceeds expectations by delivering the best products with the most creative solutions and service offerings to the world’s leading companies. Their mission to Expand Your Brand Reach is achieved through bringing client visions to life by providing products and services that uniquely elevate their brands.
MAKEMERRY is the first line of intimates specifically designed for women with sensitive skin from breast cancer treatments. This line was created by Dr. Katie Deming, a board certified radiation oncologist. Frustrated by the lack of options for her patients with sensitive skin, she believes women with breast cancer shouldn’t have to choose between feeling comfortable and looking beautiful. This lingerie accomplishes both. Its elegant look feels luxurious against the most sensitive skin.
Nestled in the majestic Aliso and Wood Canyons, Orange County, resides The Ranch at Laguna Beach resort. This hotel and spa is situated on an iconic piece of land where canyon and sea meet. The Ranch at Laguna Beach has been re-envisioned as the home of Southern California’s newest hotel and spa. Our premier boutique coastal ranch hotel and spa is the perfect blend of the rich history of this storied canyon and the artistry that is Laguna Beach. This resort is California’s only National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World.
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