OGCC/RHONDA'S CLUB ACTIVITIES
SEPTEMBER IS GYNECOLOGIC CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
JOIN RHONDA’S CLUB AT THESE UPCOMING EVENTS!
Saturday, September 6-Sunday, September 7: GLOBE-ATHON, an international movement to raise awareness of women’s cancers, comes to Washington.
On Saturday, September 6 a free Gynecologic Cancer Global Health Forum will be held at the J.W. Marriott at 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. Register here.
Sunday, September 7: Local organizations and businesses will join Globe-athon To End Women's Cancers to host a variety of activities—dancing, music, Zumba classes, walks around the White House-- to raise awareness and educate women about gynecologic cancers at Freedom Plaza, 1455 Pennsylvania Ave., NW from 11:00 to 6:00. Details at www.globeathon.com
Sunday, September 7: Join Teal Toes for a Pedicure Party from 4:00 to 8:00 at Nails by Tammy, 7845 Old Georgetown Road in Bethesda. A portion of every pedicure cost will be donated to Teal Toes to increase ovarian cancer awareness.
Wednesday, September 10: “Knowledge is Power: Gynecologic Health” a seminar sponsored by Sibley Memorial Hospital, Medical Building, Conference Room 2 from 6:30 to 8:30. Attendance is free, but please click here to register.
Sunday, September 14: 3rd Annual Survivors Tea sponsored by Rhonda’s Club at Ris restaurant (2275 L St, NW, Washington, DC) from 2:30 to 4:30. CLICK HERE for tickets and more details.
Sunday, September 21: NOCC of Central Maryland 5th Annual 5K Run/3K Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer at Westfield Mall, Annapolis. Register here.
Saturday, September 27: Health Fair at Alfred Street Baptist Church 301 S Alfred Street in Old Town Alexandria, 9:00 to 2:00.
Saturday, September 27: The Foundation for Women’s Cancer will offer a free gynecologic cancer survivors course at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, 700 Aliceanna Street, beginning at 8:00 a.m. Leading U.S. experts in gynecologic cancer research will present separate seminars on ovarian and uterine cancers and a combined session with topics of interest to both types of gynecologic cancers. Register here.
Monday, September 29: Rock, Paper, Cocktails…a shopping benefit to defeat women's "below-the-belt" cancers supporting the mission of the Inova Women's Hospital at Hotel Monaco, 408 King St., Old Town Alexandria, starts at 6:00 p.m. For details, contact Jennifer Mcgihon (email@example.com).
And Coming in November….
Saturday, November 1-Sunday, November 2: Foundation for Women’s Cancer Gynecologic Cancer Awareness weekend.
On Saturday, November 1: a free survivors gynecologic cancer seminar with leading U.S. experts in gynecologic cancer research and treatment. Registration available in early October. Learn more at endwomenscancer.org.
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