OCRFA to host Ovarian Cancer National Conference in Chicago
July 7, 2017
The Ovarian Cancer National Conference will be held this year in Chicago on July 7-9. This is a great opportunity for the ovarian cancer community in Michigan to attend without needing to travel very far. Attendees will have the chance to choose from dozens of sessions to create a personalized agenda tailored to meet their needs. The conference provides a forum to meet hundreds of others whose lives have been touched by ovarian cancer. Registration to attend the conference is $175 through February 24th at which time in increases to $199. Additional information can be found at https://conference.ocrfa.org/
MIOCA Board of Director's Meeting
August 8, 2017
All are welcomed to attend MIOCA's Board Meeting. Meeting will be held at The Regent Hotel & Suites: 2455 Carpenter Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. Please contact Michelle Shepherd, MichelleShepherd@mioca.org, Sec., Board of Directors, for more information.
Wheels & Teal
September 16, 2017
Join with others to drive awareness at the 6th annual Wheels & Teal held at the Village of Rochester Hills. This event has something for everyone including a 5K fun run/walk, teal and turquoise classic car show, outdoor concert, large raffle, activities for the kids, and more! To learn more about this fun filled day, to lend a hand, or to register, visit the event website, WheelsandTeal.com. Survivors should contact Michelle Shepherd for the discounted registration link. Wheels and Teal is known for its great raffle prizes. This year, fundraisers will not only have a chance to party in a private tent, but will also earn raffle tickets as a reward for fundraising. To set up your own fundraising page, click here.
Shake Your Teal Feathers
September 24, 2017
Walk, run, or bike with us at Millennium Park in Grand Rapids!
Enjoy a fun family afternoon, complete with pre-run activities, finish-line snacks, and prizes. Connect with other families, patients, and survivors in a community-spirited event! New this year: runners have the option of being chip-timed with awards presented to winners. Participants at any level are welcome to join in the fun! For more information, visit our event website. Registration coming soon! To set up your own fundraising page, click here.
Tee It Up 4 Ovarian Cancer
September 24, 2017
The Nancy Carmella Pittel Memorial Tee It Up 4 Ovarian Cancer Charity Golf Classic was established to raise money to eradicate ovarian cancer. Nancy lost her battle with the disease on August 29, 2015, but this tournament will live on in her memory and continue to raise money for MIOCA’s research, advocacy, and education programs. Join with others for a great day of 18 holes of golf, food, awards, and fun. Download the event brochure and/or the sponsor application which provide greater detail about the day as well as information on how to register or sign up to be a sponsor. The 2017 Tee It Up 4 Ovarian Cancer Charity Golf Classic
will be held on Sunday, Sept 24, with registration/check in beginning at 8:00 am and a shotgun start at 9:00 am. Sycamore Hills Golf Club is a 27-hole championship public course located in Macomb, Michigan. Contact Gary and Lisa Seidl for more information.
Phone: (248) 762-8139 or (586) 530-6771