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     Orange County Breast Cancer Coalition                       Orange County Breast Cancer Awareness Events                                                             June 2011
        SUN                     MON                      TUES                         WED                         THURS                                FRI                            SAT
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   Page 2:                                                                       *YWCA Screening Event          Breast Self Awareness           *YWCA Screening Event           *YWCA Screening Events
 YWCA Breast                                                                                                          Workshop
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   Cancer                                                                                                       10 a.m., Fountain Valley                                       “Beyond Survival” Seminar
                          Upcoming Events                                                                        VACF (714) 751-5805                                               UC Irvine Campus
  Screening
                                                                                                                                                                                    10 – 11:30 a.m.
  Schedule
5                        6                          7                        8                             9                               10                              11
 Bikers Against Cancer                                                                                          *YWCA Screening Event                                           *YWCA Screening Events
  (714) 569-0318 x3337
                                                                                                                                                                                   Healing Odyssey
    8 a.m. in Anaheim
                                                                                                                                                                                  Empowerment Walk
                                                                                                                                                                                   Huntington Beach
                                                                                                                                                                                    (949) 951-3930
                                                                                                                                                                           Susan G. Komen for the Cure
                                                                                                                                                                                   Pink Tie Ball
                                                                                                                                                                             Angel’s Stadium, Anaheim
                                                                                                                                                                               (714) 957-9157 x27

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                                                                              Celebrate A Healthier You       Orange County Cancer              A Celebration of Cancer         *YWCA Screening Event
                                                                              5 – 8 p.m., (714) 633-3627    Coalition; ACS, Santa Ana                  Survivors
                                                                               Radisson Newport Beach      3 – 4:30 p.m.; (714) 734-6239          6 p.m., Westminster       Annual Women’s Health Day
                                                                                                                                                    (714) 751-5805          9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Laguna Beach
                                                                                                                                                                                 (949) 494-0761 x125

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                                                                               *YWCA Screening Event            *YWCA Screening Event                                           *YWCA Screening Events




26                       27                         28                       29                            30                                                                     Quality of Life /
                                                                                                             *YWCA Screening Events                                               Healthy Living
                                                                                                                                           Make sure to check
                                                                                                                                                                             Programs such as yoga,
                                                                                                                                             out the list of
                                                                                                                                                                             fitness, nutrition, etc. are
                                                                                                                                            Support Groups.                     on the list of “Support
                                                                                                                                                                                      Groups.”
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     * YWCA Screening Event: The YWCA ENCOREplus coordinates breast cancer screening events for underserved women through the                                 S      M    Tu      W       Th      F     S
     Cancer Detection Programs: Every Woman Counts and Family PACT. See the YWCA Screening Schedule on page 2.                                                                                    1      2
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     To include events for the following months, please inform Rhonda Folsom at the Orange County Cancer Detection Partnership. Call (714)                   10      11   12      13      14     15     16
     834-7635, fax information to (714) 834-5053, or e-mail rfolsom@ochca.com                                                                                17      18   19      20      21     22     23
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Breast Cancer Screening Schedule
                                                         Cancer Detection Programs (CDP): Every Woman Counts (EWC)
                       Mammograms and clinical breast exams provided at the free screenings are paid for by the Cancer Detection Programs: Every Woman Counts, which is
                       funded by the Cancer Detection Section of the California Department of Public Health.
                       Women can also call toll-free (800) 511-2300, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. to see if they qualify for free breast and cervical cancer screening exams.
                       Operators speak English, Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean and Vietnamese.


                                                                June 2011 YWCA Screening Schedule
The YWCA of North Orange County hosts Early Breast Cancer Screening and Education Clinics to help uninsured or underinsured women age 40 and over receive high quality,
affordable breast health services through the Cancer Detection Programs: Every Woman Counts, Family PACT, and other funding resources. Within a private setting, women are
given free mammograms, clinical breast exams, and breast self-exam education and instruction. Clinics are conducted in the familiarity of women’s own neighborhoods and in their
own languages. Special clinics are conducted for Korean, Vietnamese and Hispanic women. For more information about future screening schedules, please call the YWCA of
North Orange County at (714) 871-4488 or visit www.ywcanoc.org.
    Date         Day                Time                        Location                                            Address                                City
    6/1/11       Wednesday          8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Abrazar Midway City Community Center                14900 Parklane Ave.                    Midway City
    6/3/11       Friday             8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         The Gary Center                                     341 Hillcrest Ave.                     La Habra
    6/4/11       Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Blessed Sacrament Church                            14072 S. Olive St.                     Westminster
    6/4/11       Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Orange County Korean Church                         14381 Magnolia St.                     Westminster
    6/9/11       Thursday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Orange Senior Center                                170 S. Olive St.                       Orange
    6/11/11      Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Faith Deliverance Apostolic Church                  3800 W. Commonwealth Ave.              Fullerton
    6/11/11      Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Magnolia Park Resource Center                       11402 Magnolia Ave.                    Garden Grove
    6/11/11      Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Fullerton Joeun Korean Church                       2001 N. State College Blvd.            Fullerton
    6/18/11      Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Christian Life Center                               404 W. Wilshire Ave.                   Fullerton
    6/22/11      Wednesday          8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         St. Boniface Catholic Church                        120 N. Janns St.                       Anaheim
    6/25/11      Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Dr. Kea Ja Pai’s Office                             11160 Warner Ave. #107                 Fountain Valley
    6/25/11      Saturday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church            1100 S. Center St.                     Santa Ana
    6/30/11      Thursday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Santa Ana Senior Center                             424 West 3rd St.                       Santa Ana
    6/30/11      Thursday           8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.         Golden West College                                 15744 Golden West St                   Huntington Beach
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2011 Upcoming Events (* Denotes fundraising event)
   June 2 (Thursday): Building the Capacity of the Community to Address the Breast Health Needs of Latinos – Held from 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Northgate Gonzalez
    Corporate Office, 1201 N. Magnolia Ave. Anaheim 92801. Hosted by The Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure & Unidos Contra el Cáncer de Seno
    Coalition. Don’t miss this opportunity to address disparities in breast cancer late-stage diagnoses and mortality among Latino women in Orange County. For more information
    and to RSVP, please contact: Ambrocia Lopez at alopez@komenoc.org or (714) 957-9157.

   June 2 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150 Newhope
    Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   June 6 (Monday): Orange County Breast Cancer Coalition – Held from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hope Wellness Center, 2900 Bristol St., Building G, Suite 103, Costa Mesa
    92626. For more information, contact Heather Gilbert, (949) 421-1206.

   June 7 (Tuesday): Renewal & Self-Care After Breast Cancer – Held from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at Hoag Hospital, Hoag Conference Center, Bldg 44, One Hoag Drive, Newport
    Beach, CA 92663. Presented by: Hoag Breast Cancer Services Nurse Navigator Diane Dietterle, MS, RN, NP-BC. This seminar is part of the Breast Health Education Series
    of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. An evening of interactive education and exploration to learn about ways to enhance living well after breast
    cancer. Together, we will address the physical and emotional aspects of wellness and provide women with ready-to-apply tools and strategies to promote health and wellness.
    Partners welcome. Reservations required. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP: (800) 514-HOAG (4624) or e-mail communityed@hoaghospital.org.

   June 8 (Wednesday): Technical Assistance (TA) Grant Writing Workshop for Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Held from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Orange County Affiliate
    Office, 3191-A Airport Loop Dr., Costa Mesa 92626. No more than 2 individuals per organization can attend the workshop as space is limited. During the TA Grant Writing
    Workshop, important components of the grant application will be covered. This is also a great opportunity to cover any questions or concerns regarding the RFA. Please RSVP
    by Wednesday, June 1st to Carol Kim at 714-957-9157 ext 29 or ckim@komenoc.org.

   June 9 (Thursday): Living Well After Cancer Treatment “Post-Treatment Continuum of Care” – Held from 4 – 6 p.m. for four Wednesdays (June 9, 16, 23, 30) at Hoag
    Conference Center, Building 44, Conference Room 1, One Hoag Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92663. A special 4-week series designed for cancer survivors who have completed
    or will soon be completing cancer treatment. Presented by Michael Krychman, MD, Cancer Survivorship and Sexual Medicine, and Janet Batt, RN, CNS, MA, Nurse Navigator,
    Palliative Care. Registration is required. For more information, call (949) 764-5542.

   * June 11 (Saturday): 7th Annual Rods and Hogs Poker Run – To benefit the Ovarian Cancer Orange County Alliance. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and Poker run begins at
    9 a.m. Starting at the Century Theater parking lot, 1701 W. Katella in Orange. For more information, call (714) 974-0697, email ovarianoc@aol.com or visit their website at
    www.ovarianoc.org

   June 11 (Saturday): ActNOW Community Health Education & Screening Forum – Held from 1 – 4 p.m. at Faith Deliverance Apostolic Church, 3802 W. Commonwealth
    Ave., Fullerton 92833. Education Presentations: Breast, Cervical & Prostate Cancer. Physical Activity – How it can reduce your health risk. Free mammograms on-site by Inner
    Images Mobile Mammography Services – Call for your mammogram appointment today! Ernesta (714) 507-0338 or Roberta (714) 363-2025. For more information, contact
    The G.R.E.E.N. Foundation at (714) 507-0338 or thegreenfoundation3@yahoo.com.

   * June 15 (Wednesday): Wine and Cheese Pairings Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Solutions – Held from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Wine Lab Newport, 2901 West Coast Hwy,
    Suite 100, Newport Beach, CA 92663. $35 per person. Make your reservation today - space is limited! For more information, visit www.breastcancersolutions.org. RSVP to
    Alexandra at (657) 206-0594 or alex@breastcancersolutions.org.
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   June 16 (Thursday): Living Well After Cancer Treatment “Creating Your Nutritional Wellness & Physical Fitness Plans” – Held from 4 – 6 p.m. for four Wednesdays
    (June 9, 16, 23, 30) at Hoag Conference Center, Building 44, Conference Room 1, One Hoag Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92663. A special 4-week series designed for cancer
    survivors who have completed or will soon be completing cancer treatment. Presented by Jeanne Barnett, RD, Registered Clinical Dietician and Alicia Orsini, PT, Physical
    Therapy, Oncology Floor. Registration is required. For more information, call (949) 764-5542.

   June 23 (Thursday): Living Well After Cancer Treatment “Mind-Body Tools for Managing Stress & Fear of Recurrence” – Held from 4 – 6 p.m. for four Wednesdays
    (June 9, 16, 23, 30) at Hoag Conference Center, Building 44, Conference Room 1, One Hoag Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92663. A special 4-week series designed for cancer
    survivors who have completed or will soon be completing cancer treatment. Presented by Catherine Bailey, LCSW, Supervisor, Oncology Support Services, Nandini
    Narayanan, LCSW, Oncology Clinical Social Worker, and Johnette DuRand, LMT, Oncology Massage Therapist. Registration is required. For more information, call (949) 764-
    5542.

   * June 25 (Saturday): “QuarterMania” A FUNdraiser to Benefit A.W.O.L. (A Way of Life...after Cancer) – Held at College Avenue Church of the Nazarene, 8221 College
    Ave., Whittier, CA 90605. Doors open at 10:45 a.m., Lunch at 11:30 a.m., 12 – 3 p.m. – Auction. Cost: $15.00 includes lunch, paddle, and one (1) Opportunity Drawing Ticket.
    10 or more Fabulous Vendors Auctioning Items for Only 1, 2, 3, or 4 Quarters! Opportunity Drawing Tickets will be sold for Great Items, 50/50 Raffle, plus a very special Grand
    Prize. Please RSVP on or before 06/11/2011. For more info, visit: http://www.chrysalistowings.com/main/page_product_galleryquartermania_quartermania_tickets.html.

   June 30 (Thursday): Living Well After Cancer Treatment “Practical Concerns: Employment, Health Insurance, & Estate Planning” – Held from 4 – 6 p.m. for four
    Wednesdays (June 9, 16, 23, 30) at Hoag Conference Center, Building 44, Conference Room 1, One Hoag Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92663. A special 4-week series
    designed for cancer survivors who have completed or will soon be completing cancer treatment. Presented by the Cancer Legal Resource Center. Registration is required.
    For more information, call (949) 764-5542.

   July 7 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150 Newhope
    Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   July 21 (Thursday): Orange County Cancer Coalition – Meets on the 3rd Thursday of every other month from 3 – 4:30 p.m. at American Cancer Society, 1940 E. Deere
    Ave., Suite 100, Santa Ana 92705. For more information, contact Carmen Moronez at (714) 734-6239 or e-mail carmen.moronez@stjoe.org.

   July 25 (Monday): New Options in Breast Reconstruction After a Cancer Diagnosis – Held from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at Mission Hospital Women’s Wellness Center, 26732
    Crown Valley Pkwy Ste, 171C (classroom), Mission Viejo, CA 92691. Crown Valley Pkwy and Los Altos-cross streets. Mission Medical Tower- Black glass building-first floor.
    This seminar is part of the Breast Health Education Series of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Learn about the latest breast reconstruction options
    available after breast cancer diagnosis. Presented by: Allen M. Doezie, M.D., Diplomate, Am Board of Plastic Surgery. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served. Received a free gift
    at the door and enter a drawing to win a 50 minute wellness massage. Please RSVP: (949) 364-1770, Community Benefit Department.

   August 4 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150
    Newhope Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   August 23 (Tuesday): Emotions and Breast Cancer: Expressing, Coping, Surviving – Held from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Kaiser Permanente Irvine Medical Center, 5th Floor,
    Conference Rooms 2 and 3, 6640 Alton Parkway, Irvine, CA 92618. This seminar is part of the Breast Health Education Series of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G.
    Komen for the Cure. One of the most common feelings reported by breast cancer survivors is the fear that their cancer will return. It can interfere with every aspect of life from
    eating, sleeping, working, and playing. It can be triggered by reminders such as follow-up visits, birthdays, someone else’s diagnosis, an ache in your body or a bump on your
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    skin. Join Dr. Pamela Honsberger as she discusses ways to lessen emotional turmoil and the importance of developing a foundation for coping with breast cancer. Please
    RSVP: (714) 796-2660 or by e-mail Melissa.R.McGinnis@kp.org.

   September 1 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150
    Newhope Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   September 15 (Thursday): Orange County Cancer Coalition – Meets on the 3rd Thursday of every other month from 3 – 4:30 p.m. at American Cancer Society, 1940 E.
    Deere Ave., Suite 100, Santa Ana 92705. For more information, contact Carmen Moronez at (714) 734-6239 or e-mail carmen.moronez@stjoe.org.

   September 15 (Thursday): What You Should Know Before Your Mammogram – Held from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at St. Jude Medical Center for Rehabilitation and Wellness,
    2767 East Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821. Located on the corner of Imperial Hwy and Kramer. Parking is available on the backside of the building. You may enter the parking
    lot through the North Entrance. There is no cost for parking. This seminar is part of the Breast Health Education Series of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for
    the Cure. Women often make the mistake of assuming it doesn’t matter where you get a mammogram, as long as you get one. Yet a mammogram is only as helpful as the
    accuracy with which it is performed and read. What should you look for? Join Brad Silveira, M.D., a board certified diagnostic radiologist who specializes in breast imaging, to
    learn what you need to know to receive the best possible care. Dr. Silveira will also cover additional diagnostic options – such as breast MRT and new biopsy techniques – and
    common scenarios for follow-up diagnosis and treatment. The standard or care for women diagnosed for women with a breast condition has improved significantly; learn how
    our expertise in breast care is creating excellent outcomes and high patient satisfaction. Please RSVP: (714) 446-5301 Elea Bautista.

   September 16 – 18 (Friday – Sunday): A Way of Life (AWOL)…after breast cancer Retreat – at Glen Ivy Center in Corona, CA. Deadline to apply: August 15, 2011. This
    3-day retreat is designed to help improve the quality of life and well-being of the survivors and is held at a camp where a beautiful nature setting and a loving nurturing
    environment can be provided. For more information, call From Chrysalis to Wings: (888) 311-AWOL [2965] or visit http://chrysalistowings.com/main/page_programs.html.

   * September 25 (Sunday): Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure – Held at Fashion Island, Newport Beach from 6:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Registration is now open:
    www.komenoc.org

   October 3 (Monday): Orange County Breast Cancer Coalition – Held from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hope Wellness Center, 2900 Bristol St., Building G, Suite 103, Costa Mesa
    92626. For more information, contact Heather Gilbert, (949) 421-1206.

   October 4 (Tuesday): Breast Imaging and Survivorship – Held from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at Hoag Hospital, Hoag Conference Center, One Hoag Drive, Bldg 44, Newport Beach,
    CA 92663. This seminar is part of the Breast Health Education Series of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Please join Radiologist Gary Levine,
    M.D., medical director of imaging at Hoag Breast Center, for a candid and engaging presentation on the importance and role of breast imaging in the diagnosis and treatment of
    breast cancer, as well as long-term follow-up care. Dr. Levine’s wealth of experience in the field of breast imaging and breast cancer will provide an opportunity to learn about
    the latest in breast imaging technology. Discussion includes time for questions. Partners welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP: (800) 514-HOAG (4624) or
    by e-mail communityed@hoaghospital.org.

   October 6 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150
    Newhope Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   October 13 (Thursday): Breast Cancer Month: A Time To Focus On Prevention, Survivorship & Wellness – Held from 6 – 8 p.m. at El Niguel Country Club, Main Club
    House Reception Hall, 23700 Clubhouse Drive, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677. This seminar is part of the Breast Health Education Series of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan
    G. Komen for the Cure. A panel of experts led by Breast Surgeon Lisa Curcio, MD, FACS, Breast Surgeon, and Merry Tetef, MD, Oncologist. Join a panel of experts as they
    explore prevention of new and recurrent breast cancer, surveillance for breast cancer using screening guidelines, staying well with nutrition and exercise, and coordination of
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    care between specialists and primary care physicians. This “Ladies Night Out”, hosted in partnership with Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, will also include a light dinner,
    giveaways, and more. Please RSVP: (949) 452-7255, Saddleback Memorial Registration Required.

   October 21 – 23 (Friday – Sunday): Therapeutic Recovery Program for Women Cancer Survivors – Hosted by Healing Odyssey. Escape the pressures of daily living for
    a lively weekend in the serenity and beauty of Santa Barbara. Replenish your spirit and refresh your mind exploring new ideas and activities. Meet women who will understand
    and validate your feelings. Find a community of support and begin new friendships that can continue back home. Discover you are not alone on your journey. A limited number
    of scholarships are available. For more information, visit www.healingodyssey.org or call (949) 951-3930.

   November 2 (Wednesday): Innovations and Considerations for Young Women with Breast Cancer – Held from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at The Center for Cancer Prevention
    and Treatment at St. Joseph Hospital of Orange, Todos Conference Center, located on the first floor, 1100 West Stewart Drive, Orange, CA 92868. This seminar is part of the
    Breast Health Education Series of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Presented by: Aura Janze, MS, CGC, Kimberly Ray, MD, and Michele
    Carpenter, MD, FACS. This seminar will provide participants with an overview on breast cancer in young women. Participants will be educated on genetics, imaging
    modalities, fertility considerations and treatment options, including intraoperative radiation therapy, surgical approaches, and reconstruction in young women. Please RSVP:
    (714) 734-6233 or by e-mail stacey.fischer@stjoe.org.

   November 3 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150
    Newhope Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   November 17 (Thursday): Orange County Cancer Coalition – Meets on the 3rd Thursday of every other month from 3 – 4:30 p.m. at American Cancer Society, 1940 E.
    Deere Ave., Suite 100, Santa Ana 92705. For more information, contact Carmen Moronez at (714) 734-6239 or e-mail carmen.moronez@stjoe.org.

   December 1 (Thursday): Breast Self Awareness Workshop – Held at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month at Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation, 17150
    Newhope Street #502, Fountain Valley 92708. For more information, contact Carolynn Nguyen at (714) 751-5805 or carolynnnguyen@vacf.org.

   December 5 (Monday): Orange County Breast Cancer Coalition – Held from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hope Wellness Center, 2900 Bristol St., Building G, Suite 103, Costa Mesa
    92626. For more information, contact Heather Gilbert, (949) 421-1206.
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Announcements
2012 Community Grants Request for Applications (RFA) for the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is now available!
Download the application from www.komenoc.org (Home Page > Grants (on left panel) > Community Grants > How to Apply). There are some new
items added to the 2012 RFA, so be sure to read through the entire document. The deadline to submit is Wednesday, July 20th by noon.

In addition, the 2011 Community Profile Report is also available to download on www.komenoc.org (Home Page > Educations & Programs (on
left panel) > Community Assessment > Community Profile). This report provides a snapshot of breast cancer in Orange County, and serves as a
road map for future strategic and program planning. The statement of need in the RFA is derived from the findings of this report and can serve as a
helpful resource for the development of the grant application.

There will be a Technical Assistance (TA) Grant Writing Workshop on Wednesday, June 8th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Orange County
Affiliate Office, 3191-A Airport Loop Dr., Costa Mesa 92626. Please be sure to RSVP to Carol Kim by Wednesday, June 1st. No more than 2
individuals per organization can attend the workshop as space is limited. During the TA Grant Writing Workshop, important components of the grant
application will be covered. This is also a great opportunity to cover any questions or concerns regarding the RFA. Please contact Carol Kim with
any questions or concerns at (714) 957-9157 ext 29or ckim@komenoc.org.

Young Cancer Survivor Scholarship Program
The American Cancer Society California Division is offering this scholarship program to young cancer survivors. Eligible applicants must be:
Diagnosed with cancer at 18 years or younger; Age 24 or younger at time of application submission; A California resident; Attending or planning to
attend a California university or college; and Able to demonstrate financial need. Applications available at: www.cancer.org/scholar. For more
information, contact Anna Edgcomb: anna.edgcomb@cancer.org or (510) 464.8221.

Cleaning for a Reason: FREE House Cleaning for Women Undergoing Chemotherapy
If you know any woman currently undergoing chemotherapy, please pass the word to her that there is a cleaning service that provides FREE
housecleaning - once per month for 4 months while she is in treatment. All she has to do is sign up and have her doctor fax a note confirming the
treatment. Cleaning for a Reason will have a participating maid service in her zip code area arrange for the service. This organization serves the
entire USA and currently has 547 partners to help these women. www.cleaningforareason.org

Look Good Feel Better at the American Cancer Society Information Center
  2011 Schedule       10 – 11:30 a.m.    Held at the Cancer Institute Conference Room
  Jun 6th (Mon)       Sep 14th (Wed)     18111 Brookhurst, Suite 4300
  Jul 6th (Wed)       Oct 3rd (Mon)      Fountain Valley, CA 92708
  Aug 1st (Mon)       Nov 2nd (Wed)      RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: (714) 378-7600
                      Dec 5th (Mon)       Every cancer patient is entitled to ONE free wig and ONE hat or scarf at the wig bank.
                                          The prosthesis bank is for women with NO health insurance.
Looking for Ovarian Cancer Survivors to Tell Their Stories
The Ovarian Cancer Orange County Alliance will be developing and taping a video soon of ovarian cancer survivors telling their stories. They will
be short clips strung together and the video will be shown at various events. They are hoping that ethnic minority survivors would like to participate
in this project. If you are interested or know someone who is, please contact Carlota Haider at cracbrea@gmail.com
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Healing Odyssey Cookbooks "Recipes from the Edge"
Healing Odyssey grads, family, and friends contributed a collection of favorite recipes including a message of inspiration at the end of each recipe. Sections include Starters,
Entrees, On the Side, Feed Your Soul, Anytime Meals, Foreign Flairs, Fun Re-do's, and Fabulous Ends. There is even a section on what to do with leftovers. Cost: $20.00 (plus
$3.00 shipping and handling). You can place your order by contacting Healing Odyssey at (949) 951-3930 or by placing an order on our website at www.healingodyssey.org.
2-1-1 Orange County
2-1-1 Orange County is a comprehensive information and referral system that links Orange County residents to community health and human services and support. If you are
calling within Orange County, dial toll-free 2-1-1. Callers seeking assistance are connected with certified, multi-lingual Information and Referral (I&R) Specialists who utilize a
robust database to provide information on services such as:
      Food                                        Equipment resources for older adults                            Parks, recreation & other municipal departments
      Shelter/Housing Resources                   Urgent care, medical, dental and vision services                Access to health insurance programs, especially for the
      Prenatal care                               Prevention and safety services                                      uninsured or under-insured
      Support group connection                    Substance abuse assessment and treatment programs  Disaster Response, including volunteer screening and
      Workforce development                       Child development assessment services                               charitable contributions options, during natural and manmade
      Government assistance programs              Early detection and treatment programs                              emergencies
Breast Cancer Awareness Merchandise
www.ockomenmerchandise.com or www.oneineight.org Merchandise sales benefit the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Orange County Breast Outreach Program (OCBOP)
OCBOP facilitates access to breast cancer care and support in Orange County by providing navigation to available services and expanding resources for those who do not qualify
for existing programs. Patient navigators help find other resources to meet medical and non-medical needs, guide patients through the complex health care system, and help find
financial aid to help breast health patients without insurance. For more information, e-mail ocbop@yahoo.com or call toll-free (888) 856-0444.
FREE Guided Imagery Groups for your Cancer Support Group
The Certified Guided Imagery Therapists at Trilogy Guided Imagery for Healing located in Newport Beach will come to your cancer support group and provide a complimentary
guided imagery session. If you are unfamiliar with guided imagery, you can find out more information at our website at www.TGIFH.com, click on “Questions, Answers, Facts.” To
schedule a time to come to your group, please call either Mickey or Linda at (949) 296-7654.

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