Hope For Heather - Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Central New York, Syracuse, North Syracuse, Liverpool, Baldwinsville, Utica, Oswego, Cortland, Marcellus, Solvay, LaFayette, Fulton, Mexico, Parish, Rome, Sylvan Beach, Brewerton, Central Square
Hope for Heather is a 100% volunteer organization; We are so proud of what our volunteers have accomplished in Central New York; Excited about the future!

Breakfast at Tiffanys 2017

Breakfast at Tiffanys Fashion Show
Join us on March 26, 2017for the 7th annual "Breakfast at Tiffany's" fashion show and brunch.
This year's event will be held at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 441 Electronics Pkwy, Liverpool, NY
  • Keynote speaker is Olympic Champion Shannon Miller. Ovarian cancer survivor and awareness advocate.
  • The event begins at 10:00 am for shopping over 30 local vendors and artists. Sip a mimosa or "heather-tini" cocktail while you shop!
  • Visit our silent auctions and bid on exotic trips, gift baskets, and more.
  • Brunch begins at 11:30, with fashions from 5 local stores; modeled by cancer survivors and comnmunity leaders.
  • Tickets for the event are $50, or a table of 8 for $400. You can purchase tickets at Eventbrite.com.
  • Purchase your tickets early as last year the event sold out 4 weeks before the event.
  • Questions contact: support@hopeforheather.org

Teal Ribbon Run Banner

8th Annual Teal Run Results

Top Finishers Overall
Male: John Copp - 16:39 - Minoa, NY
Female: Heather Webster - 18:06 Rochester

Top Fundraisers: Frank Smith, Carolyn Cardos, Jennifer Hanna, Tawn Campolelti
Event Raised Over $75,000 Ovarian Cancer

Top Teams: Five Star Martial Arts; Flo with Mary's Mighty Team of Teal, New Chapters.

Teal Run Photos by Mark V

Teal Ribbon Run More Info | Results of 5K Run | Donate

Sisters in Strength Group Sisters in Strength
. Sisters in Strength monthly sessions support women during and beyond cancer treatments. Suvivorship sessions address topics pertinent to women living with cancer. Sessions are facilitated by Dr. Susan Segreti, Advanced Oncology Practitioner. Women meet in a safe and confidential setting on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Maplewood Extended Stay and Suites on 7th North Street in Liverpool. This group is open to all female cancer survivors.

Dedication of the Angel Fund
Care Baskets for Survivors
. Hope for heather supplies baskets of care items for survivors of gynecologic cancers. This baskets include many of the items that cancer survivors in treatment need and appreciate. You can help us expand this program by sending an email (support@hopeforheather.org) with the name of a friend you know is a newly diagnosed patient. Or you can participate by donating personal items or money to purchase supplies. If you would like to donate to this fund, please add the memo to your check or credit donation "Care Baskets for Survivors."

Dedication of the Angel Fund
50K TEAL Ribbons for Awareness
. Hope for Heather needs 50,000 TEAL ribbons to encourage ovarian cancer awareness. Help us get the conversation started by hosting a TEAL ribbon party. Have some girl friends over for tea and conversation. All materials and instructions are provided. Contact support@hopeforheather.org Details: www.hopeforheather.org

Dedication of the Angel Fund $25,000 for Local Support
. Heather's Angel Fund at Upstate Cancer Center - January 2016 Syr. - Hope for Heather, Ovarian Cancer Alliance of CNY, updates Heather's Angel Fund grant, at the New Upstate Cancer Center. H4H donated another $5,000 toward their pledged $25,000 for patients and family members to cover extra costs of treatment, not covered by medical insurance: meal vouchers, parking, personal care, gas card. President Frieda Weeks with Gary Weeks presented the check to Terry Toscano Shenfeld of the Foundation for Upstate Medical University

Hope for Heather presents check to OCRF Grant 2016

Hope for Heather's Frieda and Gary Weeks with Jesse Irwin present a check for Ovarian Cancer Research to Audra Moran and Jon Zeidman of OCRFA the largest USA ovarian cancer organization dedicated to funding research and spreading awareness. Hope for Heather is a partner member and Frieda is an advocate leader for 2015 - 2017.