Meet Merissa – our NAU Public Health Intern!

Q&A with Merissa! Our NAU Public Health Intern   @CSCArizona supporting @NAUFlagstaff through their Spring 2020 interns.   #CSCAZ #cscaz360 #cscarizona #NAZ We are thrilled to welcome Merissa to CSCAZ in Flagstaff! She is a senior...

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Healthy Récipe: Alegría y Sabor: Tacos de Coliflor

Por: Monica Diaz, RDN Healthy Récipe: Alegría y Sabor: Tacos de Coliflor Ingredientes: 2 chiles poblanos 2 cucharadas de aceite de oliva Una coliflor mediana cortada en trozos Sal al gusto 2 cucharaditas de paprika 1 cucharadita de ajo en polvo 1 cucharadita de...

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Meet Dominique!

Q&A with Dominique!Our NAU Social Work Intern @CSCArizona supporting @NAUFlagstaff through their Spring 2020 interns. #CSCAZ #cscaz360 #cscarizona #NAZ What did you think was going to be interesting about interning with CSCAZ?I don’t have a...

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CEO MESSAGE: 2019 Made CSCAZ’s Programs Stronger!

Dear Champion!We hope that you and your loved ones are staying safe and well.On behalf of Cancer Support Community Arizona, thank you for your generous support in 2019. Your contribution made a difference for 2,664 people impacted by cancer; we hope you’ll open this...

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Meet Diana!

Q&A with Diana!Our NEW Cancer Resource Navigator Reason number 152 why I love @CSCArizona. They have amazing staff members!#CSCAZ #cscaz360 #cscarizona Share with us about why you have chosen to serve cancer patients and their families:I'm...

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Meet Caitlin!

Q&A with Caitlin! Our NEW Administration Coordinator Reason number 152 why I love @CSCArizona. They have amazing staff members!   #CSCAZ #cscaz360 #cscarizona Did you have a connection to Cancer Support Community Arizona before...

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Brain Cancer Survivors Share Their Volunteerism Stories

My favorite thing about CSCAZ was during their annual summer Kids Kamp I volunteered and revealed to the kids that I'm a cancer survivor and the look on this one little girl showed as she lit up and said, "you are!?"   As a long-time volunteer I've...

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What Is Palliative Care?

What Is Palliative Care? Palliative care is holistic and inclusive care for patients with any chronic disease. The focus of palliative care is to help the patient and the family manage the effects of the disease, the treatment plan, and/or the side effects related to...

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New Northern Arizona Staff Member!

Welcome Our New Staff Member! Michele Lytle   Cancer Support Community Arizona is thrilled to announce that Michele Lytle has joined our Northern Arizona team as our Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator. Michele initially joined us as a dedicated volunteer, and...

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Tell Your Taxes Where to Go

Arizona has selected Cancer Support Community Arizona to be part of the Charitable Tax Credit.  And that means you can make a big difference in Arizona. It’s simple: You choose to pay the state or donate to a great cause. Your gift to Cancer Support Community Arizona...

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THE UNDERAPPRECIATED ART OF SAYING “THANK YOU”

What has happened? In today’s fast-paced world, we urgently need connection, even the brief bond of two strangers meeting in civil discourse. Any of us who receives a sincere “thank you” knows and appreciates what it means.  Business people who deal with their Asian...

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A Caregivers Story #LoveisLoveisLove

Cancer Support Community Arizona is honored to share Susie’s story from caregiver-to-widow. The journey from diagnosis to survivorship and beyond can be filled with difficulty, frustration and pain, regardless of the stage of a cancer diagnosis. Caregivers are the...

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Love to Laugh? Have Pun! Just Do Wit! PART DEUX

Why did the matching gift program at the sushi restaurant fail?  It was fishy. Why are the Swiss such great donors? Don’t know, but their flag is a big plus. Why didn’t the Invisible Man donate? He just couldn’t see himself doing it. Why is Cinderella so bad at...

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Love to Laugh? Have Pun! Just Do Wit!

2. What do you get when you cross an Executive Director, a Director of Operations, and a Janitor? A situation that is not uncommon at most nonprofit organizations. 3. An Executive Director, a Development Director, and a board chair were adrift on a raft after their...

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Program Calendar 3D FlipBook

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Volunteering Can Lead to Love

A young couple celebrated their love in Madagascar on Valentine’s Day in 2015 on the world’s largest civilian hospital ship. Vanessa Thomson from Devon, UK, and Seth Schaben from Kansas, USA, fell in love while volunteering with international hospital-ship charity,...

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Inspirational Quotes About Volunteering and Giving Back

Inspirational Quotes About Volunteering and Giving Back ? “What is the essence of life? To serve others and to do good” – Aristotle “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.” - Muhammad Ali “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself...

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Mimando a Mamá

DIA DE SPA ¡Mayo es el mes que se celebra a todas las mamas! Nosotros apapachamos a nuestras mamas guerreras con un día de Spa para mujeres latinas. tuvimos un bar de uñas, maquilladoras y estilitas profesionales. Me gusta como me siento cuando vengo a estos eventos,...

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La Mujer Que Nunca Duerme

SOLO QUÍTAME EL PECHO Cuando la biopsia de María revelo que tenía cáncer de mama, ella no tuvo tiempo de pensar en la magnitud de su diagnóstico. Su doctor le explicó que necesitaría una cirugía, la cual la podría llevar a otra cirugía y luego a quimioterapias y...

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Enlist Your Dentist in Your Cancer Care Team

When going through cancer, we often don’t think of including our dental team. Cancer treatments and medications can complicate your oral health and overall recovery. Medications and radiation to your head and neck can damage your salivary glands causing less saliva...

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Leo Learns To Let Loose

Written by Leo Candelaria, Cancer Support Community Arizona PARTICIPANT AND MILITARY VETERAN When you walk in it feels like family. Nobody’s going to be judging me. It’s nice to talk to other people with a cancer story. As men, we put up this guard, that we are always...

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How Art Changes Your Brain

In July 2014, the Public Library of Science Journal pLoS-one, published evidence that creating art can: 1 Reduce negative emotional response 2 Trigger a relaxation response 3 Promote psychological resiliency 4 Enhance self-awareness 5 Help to develop personal...

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The Woman Who Never Sleeps

JUST TAKE MY ENTIRE BREAST! When Maria’s biopsy revealed she had breast cancer, she didn’t have time to think about the magnitude of her diagnosis. Her doctor explained she needed surgery, likely followed by rounds of chemo and radiation. All Maria could think about...

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Nine Ways Nonprofits Can Increase Community Engagement

As a nonprofit organization, it is important to be engaged and relevant to the community that you are located in. By becoming an active member in the local area, not only can you increase the recognition of your organization, but you can also meet the people that make...

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Cancer Support Community Expands to Northern Arizona

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Debbie DiCarlo (602) 293-6898 DDicarlo@cscaz.org Cancer Support Community Expands to Northern Arizona Sandi Ernst Perez Tapped to Lead Efforts in Greater Flagstaff Area   FLAGSTAFF, AZ (May 1, 2019) Cancer Support Community Arizona...

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