Outstanding Care Award Recipients

In honor of the Sarcoma Alliance’s 15th Anniversary this month, we are celebrating with the announcement of our 2014 Outstanding Care Award Recipients! This year the Sarcoma Alliance has selected two Outstanding Care Providers for this distinguished award. Please join us in congratulating Dr. Robert E. Goldsby, a pediatric cancer specialist at UCSF Benioff Children’s […]

Join our Sarcoma Awareness Campaign!

Please join our Facebook Sarcoma Awareness Campaign. It’s a very easy way to spread much needed awareness to this rare disease! On the first of every month, change your Facebook banner to the Sarcoma Alliance logo. It’s that simple. For more information, visit the event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/270772839782770/

Spirit of Survival: Ironman Chattanooga This Weekend

If you are in the vicinity of Chattanooga, TN this weekend, please consider cheering on sarcoma survivor Michael Oyler, who is competing in his first Ironman triathlon. Even if you won’t be there, please consider supporting Michael in his goal to raise funds for the Sarcoma Alliance! Click here to learn more about Michael and […]

Ocean of Hope Captain Aimee Spector Interviewed on Racemill

Our dedicated O2H Captain Aimee Spector was highlighted in an interview with Racemill! Click here to read the article and learn more about this amazing woman and her journey as an ocean athlete. We are incredibly grateful that Aimee has volunteered so much of her time and energy toward raising awareness for sarcoma and for raising […]

Join O2H and the Sarcoma Alliance at The Catalina Classic

August 24, 2014 The Catalina Classic Paddleboard Marathon — Manhattan Beach, CA O2H began at the Classic, with one paddler racing in honor of Sarcoma Alliance founder Suzanne Leider. Since 1999, scores of athletes have paddled the grueling 32 miles from Catalina Island to Manhattan Beach. People who raise $1,500 for the Alliance can have their […]

Ocean of Hope Athletes to Charge the Channel of Bones

Over a dozen Ocean of Hope paddleboard athletes will race with champions from around the world this weekend as they take on the Moloka’i 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships, all dedicated to the sea of people affected by cancer. This is the most iconic event in the paddling community, consisting of the 32-mile crossing of […]

May 2014 Newsletter

The May 2014 Sarcoma Alliance Newsletter is now available! Read about new Sarcoma Classifications from The World Health Organization, which revised the classification of bone and soft tissue sarcomas for the first time in 11 years. You can also see what’s new at the Sarcoma Alliance with an update from our Executive Director. To receive our newsletter, […]

CABARET FOR THE CURE

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 29th at 6:30pm! Come enjoy CABARET FOR THE CURE at the Cutting Room for a fun night of mingling and performances, hosted by Christina Moore, Miss Cosmopolitan 2014. Proceeds will benefit the Sarcoma Alliance, the Sarcoma Foundation of America, Inc., and the Francesco Loccisano Foundation. Featuring: Miss New York, Amanda […]

Shop AmazonSmile and raise money for the Sarcoma Alliance

Shop at AmazonSmile now through 3/31/14 and Amazon will donate an extra $5 to Sarcoma Alliance on top of the usual percentage donation. Click on this link to get started using your usual Amazon login information: http://smile.amazon.com/ch/68-0443045

Letter to U.S. Senators on Morcellation and Uterine Leiomyosarcoma

You can help save the lives of women with uterine leiomyosarcoma (ULMS) by asking your U.S. Senators to request a congressional hearing on the hysterectomy procedure known as morcellation, which cuts up the uterus into tiny pieces before removal.  Tragically, when morcellation is used on a woman who appears to have benign fibroids but actually […]