News and Events
* 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:
* The Conversation… Reclaiming Our Bodies After Cancer: Thursday, May 23 Kickstand Cafe -7:00 – 9:00
Join Steve Almond for this conversation with breast cancer survivor and advocate Catherine Guthrie, author of the acclaimed memoir FLAT: Reclaiming my body from Breast Cancer; fellow survivor and Arlington author Amy Yelin and Radiation Oncologist and Sanborn Foundation Board member, Robin Schoenthaler. Sponsored by Arlington Community Education https://register.asapconnected.com/CourseDetail.aspx?CourseId=194009 $20.00 registration fee.
* 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 available – 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:
Pulling for Hope, Arlington
Arlington Public School Tobacco Education Program
Arlington Relay for Life
Shoot for the Cure
aCatpella Festival to Belt Out Cancer