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 […]

Memories of An Evening of A Million Thanks

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What a memorable night at “An Evening of A Million Thanks” last Friday.  Honoring our partners, supporters, volunteers and young adult survivors and celebrating two huge milestones – The SAMFund’s tenth anniversary and the awarding of our one millionth dollar – was the perfect way to begin the Thanksgiving week. Thank you so much for helping to […]

Meet Our Partner of the Decade: The Lenny Zakim Fund

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We’re so lucky to have found a long-standing partner and friend in Boston’s Lenny Zakim Fund (LZF). LZF makes a meaningful impact on all of its grantee organizations by providing not only financial support, but also informative workshops, networking events and collaboration opportunities. While LZF supports a number of small nonprofits, they never make any […]

Meet our “Million Thanks” Award Winner:
Dr. Cori Liptak

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Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination for our “Million Thanks” award! Suffice it to say, we have some pretty amazing people in our community. We are proud to be presenting this award to Dr. Cori Liptak of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, whose work within the young adult survivor community inspired THREE separate nominations!  We’ll […]