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 (Medical Bills, Part One)

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Last month, 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 years after treatment.  We’ve previously addressed some of your most frequently asked questions […]

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 […]

Critical Mass Says: Are You In?

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The SAMFund’s response? No question about it! After ten years and $1.1 million awarded to young adult survivors, The SAMFund is most definitely IN! We couldn’t agree more that its so important to create a world where young adult survivors survive and thrive. That’s why we love being a member of Critical Mass, dedicated to […]

Happy new year from The SAMFund!

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Yesterday, I was told that The SAMFund prevented a young woman from being evicted from her apartment. This is just one of the amazing stories we’ve heard since notifying 92 young adults last month that they’d be receiving grants from The SAMFund. In the past six weeks, we’ve paid out a total of $62,775, including: […]