News and Events
* Pulling for Hope: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – St. Camillus Church – 9:30am -1:00pm
Stop by our table and say hello!
Pulling For Hope is where the community comes together in teams to compete to see which team can pull a firetruck 50 feet the fastest. The winning team will get major bragging rights and a trophy! Join us as participants, supporters, and volunteers gather to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about reducing cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society. For more information: http://main.acsevents.org/
* Bark for Life: Saturday, May 11, 2019 – Arlington Reservoir Beach – 10:00am
Visit our table to get a treat for your four-footed friend!
Bark For LifeTM is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society’s fight against cancer. So bring your best canine friend and join us for a fun-filled day starting with a walk, and then continuing with demonstrations, contests, and games. For more information: http://main.acsevents.org/
* Relay for Life: Saturday, June 8, 2019 – Arlington High School – 6:00 pm
Come visit us – we’ll have a table by the tent!
* Feast of the East: Saturday, June 15th – 12:00 – 4:00 pm
We’ll have a booth set up with a fun Arlington trivia game- hope we see you there!
* Camp Kesem, Harvard – August 18th-23rd. 2019 – Camp Watitoh in Becket, MA
There are still spaces- go online to register!
Camp Kesem, a nationwide community that supports children through and beyond their parent’s cancer, provides free summer camp experiences and year-round support to over 8,000 children affected by a parent’s cancer. We provide a safe and supportive network, where children befriend peers who can relate to their unique situation, and gain the confidence needed to cope with their parent’s illness or death. For more information: https://campkesem.org/harvard/
Past Events and Highlights
The Sanborn Foundation has been a proud sponsor of the following events:
Arlington Public School Tobacco Education Program
Arlington Relay for Life
Shoot for the Cure
aCatpella Festival to Belt Out Cancer