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Together in Teal on MSU Campus

Together in Teal on MSU Campus

October 14, 2018

Join the sisters of Sigma Alpha Omega at Michigan State University for the first ever Together in Teal 5K fun run!  The race starts at the MSU Auditorium on Farm Lane on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 9 am.  The cost to run is $20 until September 14 and guarantees an event shirt in your size.  The price goes up starting September 15.
Click here to sign up for the run.

Keepin' It Teal Zumbathon

Keepin' It Teal Zumbathon

September 30, 2018

Join us for Zumba as we raise awareness and funds for MIOCA!

More information to follow!

Shake Your Teal Feathers

Shake Your Teal Feathers

September 23, 2018

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. Click here to register to run, walk, or bike. To set up your own fundraising page, click here.

3rd Annual "Teal Attack" Golf Outing

3rd Annual "Teal Attack" Golf Outing

September 22, 2018

Teal Attack is a movement centered on high school and collegiate athletic events to raise awareness and funds for ovarian cancer support.  Join us at the Dundee Golf Club on Saturday, September 22, for the 3rd Annual “Teal Attack” Golf Outing.  All proceeds from the event will go to MIOCA to further their efforts in supporting ovarian cancer research and the women who are diagnosed with this deadly cancer.  For information on this event, contact MIOCA Board member, Karen O'Brien at subway9605@gmail.com

Silent No More Golf Outing

Silent No More Golf Outing

September 15, 2018

The Silent No More Golf Scramble  is dedicated to the memory of Melody Erwin, who lost her battle with Ovarian Cancer in 2015.  Join us at the Squirrel Hollow Golf Course in Battle Creek, with all proceeds to benefit MIOCA.  Keep an eye on this site for more information!

Wheels & Teal 5K and car show

Wheels & Teal 5K and car show

September 15, 2018

Join with others to drive awareness at the 7th annual Wheels & Teal presented by TESARO 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

Teal Track and Trail

Teal Track and Trail

June 8, 2018

Teal Track & Trail 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 8, 2018. 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. We also feature an un-timed one mile walk, perfect for those who prefer a shorter distance.  More information about the race and its history can be found here.

Register for the race, or, if you're unable to join us, but wish to donate, at this website.   If you would like to be a fundraiser for this event, please click here.

Ann Arbor Goddess 5k

Ann Arbor Goddess 5k

May 13, 2018

Celebrate a day for all women — Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018  — by joining your mothers, sisters, daughters, and friends in the Suburban Chevrolet Ann Arbor Goddess 5K.   For those who want a shorter course, an untimed, non-competitive one-mile fun run option is available as well. 

While this is a day to celebrate females of all generations, we also welcome guys too! For more information, and to register, click here.  

Once you’ve registered for the race, you can click here  to  create a fundraising page.  We are excited to announce that the fundraising team or individual who raises the most money will win a movie & dinner package worth $400! Remember, registering to fundraise is separate from registering to walk/run. To register to walk/run, click here.  

Ovarian Cancer survivors can get a registration discount code by emailing info@mioca.org       

For more information, see the Events page and select Read All!

Survivor Meet and Greet

Survivor Meet and Greet

April 21, 2018

Join us from 12:30 - 2:30 pm at Ciao Amici's in Brighton!  It includes a buffet luncheon and is free of charge to anyone who has ever been diagnosed with a form of ovarian cancer.

Buffet menu information & the address are available here.

Please contact MichelleShepherd@mioca.org to reserve your seat by April 14.  Reservations will be available on a first come, first served basis.

Menopause - The Musical; April 11, 12 and 13

Menopause - The Musical; April 11, 12 and 13

April 11, 2018

This "Hilarious Celebration of Women and The Change" is playing in 2 venues this month!  Enjoy the show at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor on April 11 at 8:00 pm,  or, the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts in Clinton Township on April 12 and 13 at 7:30 pm.

$5 from every ticket sold will be donated to MIOCA!  Use the code MIOCA  when ordering to get a discount when ordering tickets online.  See the picture for ordering information!

OCRFA's National Ovarian Cancer Advocacy Day

OCRFA's National Ovarian Cancer Advocacy Day

March 5, 2018

March 5 - 6, 2018
Washington, DC

Each year, survivors and caregivers come together in Washington, DC to advocate for the programs and research that pave the way for better treatments for ovarian cancer and ensure that ovarian cancer research and education programs remain a Congressional priority.  To learn more about the National Ovarian Cancer Advocacy Day, and to register, click here.