MIOCA Board of Director's Meeting
June 5, 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, Sec., Board of Directors, for more information.
Teal Track & Trail
June 9, 2017
This event is held in Memory of Wendy Heath Heiser. Start your weekend with a 5K Run/Walk to benefit MIOCA at Grand Blanc High School on Friday, June 9, 2017. This chip timed race starts at 6:30 pm. The course winds through the Grand Blanc High School Campus and ends with a lap around the football field. Participants receive a t-shirt, custom medallion, and a free ride ticket for the carnival at the Grand Blanc Fun Fest. Those registrants over 21 will also get free admission to the beer tent at the Fun Fest. For more info, visit the event website. New this year, is an un-timed One Mile Walk, perfect for those who prefer a shorter distance. Registration is available online. Want to show extra support for MIOCA? Create a fundraising page and ask your friends and family to support your efforts. Click here for more information. Top fundraisers will win either a Yeti insulated large cup or a Fitbit Flex!
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/
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.