Blog Archive

The Emily Virkler Memorial Boutique Fund

This fund was created in memory of Emily Virkler by her loving family and friends. To make a donation to the Emily Virkler Memorial Boutique Fund  – Online (click here)– Venmo

The Benefits of Gentle Yoga

#GentleYoga meets every Tuesday from 10:00-11am via Zoom. The class is offered free of charge to those with cancer. The Gentle Yoga class is a great way to experience a sense

Cornell Community Cancer Partnership

This collaboration between the Cancer Resource Center and Cornell University began in 2012 and has connected cancer patients, survivors, and loved ones with cancer researchers and students on an on-going

CRC Announces New Executive Director

Kim Pugliese Announced as New Executive Director Ithaca, NY, March 24, 2021 – The Board of Directors of the Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes announces Kim Pugliese as

Charitable Giving Deduction for 2020

The CARES Act passed earlier this year allows donors like you to contribute to non-profit organizations like ours and receive a taxable benefit! When you make a cash contribution to

Volunteer Extraordinaire

Congratulations to our fabulous volunteer, Nancy Whitebird, for receiving recognition as a “Partner in Philanthropy” at the 2020 National Philanthropy Day celebration via Zoom on November 13th. Please enjoy Nancy’s recognition video and read more about

Newly Diagnosed with Cancer

The first few days following a cancer diagnosis are like riding on top of a speeding train. You’re hanging on for dear life and can’t quite see what’s ahead. Although

The post-treatment blahs

For many people the months following cancer treatment are more difficult than the treatment itself. During treatment, your “job” is to be in treatment. You’re busy with appointments and you