“When You’re Diagnosed During College” SAMFund Webinar, 8/27

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Join The SAMFund on Thursday, August 27 at 3pm EST for our webinar “Creating an Academic Plan: When You’re Diagnosed During College.”  Register here. As millions of college students head back to campus this week, a subset has to deal with the logistics of studying while undergoing cancer treatment. Leading this webinar is Michele Rosenthal, Assistant Dean, Sawyer Business […]

A Look Back at 2014

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What a busy, exciting, game-changing year this has been at The SAMFund. Right before we head into 2015, we are stopping for just a moment to reflect on some of the highlights of 2014, and offering our most sincere thanks to each of you for supporting us along the way! We grew Not too long […]

Finances 101: A Toolkit for YAs with Cancer (Health Insurance Questions, Part Two)

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Earlier this week, we announced the launch of our new program, in partnership with Triage Cancer: a toolkit to help you, our young adult survivor community, make the best informed financial decisions you can so that you don’t find yourself drowning in bills and consequences for the rest of your life.  Knowing that health insurance […]

The SAMFund Webinar Series

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The deadline for our 2014 grant cycle recently passed, and in the many hundreds of applications received, we heard a similar story: being cancer-free doesn’t mean that cancer IS free. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. Being a young adult in today’s economy is challenging in itself, but add the financial stress of cancer, the […]

Next Webinar: Cancer and the Workplace, Part II: Returning to Work

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The SAMFund is proud to provide Webinars free of charge to the cancer community through our Moving Forward with Your Financial Health Webinar series. By addressing some of the most common financial challenges faced by young adult cancer survivors after treatment, we strive to provide the best information, tools, and guidance to overcome these challenges. […]