May is National Brain Tumor Awareness Month! Join us for one or many of these events throughout the month, helping spread awareness about this devastating disease.
Ways to Get Involved:
Divas with a Cause: | May 3rd, 2014
Join us in Atlanta, Georgia for a memorable evening of opera and spectacular musical talent by amazing women supporting several amazing causes, including the Chris Elliott Fund! Buy your tickets now!
Patient & Caregiver Brain Tumor Support Symposium | May 9th, 2014
Join Chris Elliott Fund representatives, experts from the John Theurer Cancer Center, North Jersey Brain & Spine Institute and Foundation Medicine for an afternoon of learning, sharing and discussion for brain tumor patients, families, and loved ones hosted by the John Theurer Cancer Center Brain and Spine Institute (BSI) and the Chris Elliott Fund. RSVP is required, but this event is being offered completely free of charge. Register online on the event page. Download the event flyer and agenda now.
4th Annual Brains Matter Awareness Auction & Celebration Luncheon | May 29th, 2014
The 4th Annual Brains Matter Awareness Auction & Celebration Luncheon is on May 29th 2014, from 11:00am – 1:30pm at the Bellevue Club (map). Every year the Chris Elliott Fund hosts the Brains Matter Awareness Auction & Celebration Luncheon during the month of May as part of National Brain Tumor Awareness Month. This May of 2014 marks the 4th Annual event and we at CEF are celebrating another successful luncheon and year with our brain cancer and brain tumor advocacy rockstars. In combination with this event and Brain Tumor Awareness Month CEF hopes to bring awareness and educate patients and caregivers about this this disease to help empower other individuals to be advocates for their health care. Buy your tickets now!
Go Gray in May | The Month of May
Gray is the official ribbon color of brain tumor and brain cancer awareness. Wear gray and tell your friends to spread the word! The Chris Elliott Fund always has several awareness bracelets on hand. Feel free to stop by our office and pick up your gray awareness bracelets you can wear all month long to spread awareness! Head over to our Pinterest page for several ways for your social media pages go gray in May! Spread the word and be sure to tag @endbraincancer and share with us your great work!
#TuneIn2GBM | The Month of May
Last year Novocure held their first twitter campaign for brain cancer and GBM awareness. They are once again hosting the campaign to raise awareness for this disease and also raise funds for important advocacy organizations across the country! Throughout the month of May don’t forget to use the #TuneIn2GBM hashtag! Every tweet including this hashtag will raise $5 for the advocacy groups recognized in the campaign! We’ll be posting all month long about the campaign, so please RT and share the word! More information to come soon.