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3rd Annual Silent No More! Melody Erwin Memorial Golf Scramble

August 24, 2019

Join us for the 3rd annual "Silent No More!" Melody Erwin Memorial Golf Scramble!

Save the date for our golf outing for a good cause!  Held at Squirrel Hollow Golf Course in Battle Creek, this is the perfect event for people who live in southwest Michigan! 

Watch this space for registration and more information, or contact Lisa Swanson at LisaSwanson@Mioca.org

Ann Arbor Goddess 5K

Ann Arbor Goddess 5K

May 12, 2019

Celebrate a day for all women — Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12, 2019  — 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 welcome guys, too!

For more information about the race, and to register,  click here.  

Ovarian Cancer SURVIVORS  can get a complimentary registration code by emailing  JulieBates@mioca.org       

MIOCA FRIENDS  – Enjoy a 10% registration discount by using the code MIOCA102019

Encourage your favorite runner to finish their race strong!  Yard signs will be placed along the race course! Choose one of our options, or customize your own sign!  Click here to download an order form with all the details.

This race is one of MIOCA's largest fundraising events.  The majority of our funds come from individuals who set up their own fundraising teams.  Once you’ve registered for the race, you can  click here  to create a fundraising page. Remember, registering to fundraise is separate from registering to walk/run. To register to walk/run, click on the link above.
Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place fundraising teams (or individual, if not on a team)!
1st prize:    Family Night basket
                    Emagine Theater movie tickets for 4
                    Dinner gift cards - 2 venues
                    Bottles of wine - 2
                    Popcorn & Candy
                    Redbox gift card for an in-home movie night
2nd prize:  Pizza House Gift Card ($50)
3rd prize:    Ann Arbor Art Center Gift Card ($50)

THERE'S MORE!!!  See the Events page and click on Read All!

Kelli Hughes Memorial 5K

Kelli Hughes Memorial 5K

April 27, 2019

The Kelli Hughes Memorial 5K is an annual event in honor of and to preserve the spirit of Kelli's fight and to help MIOCA with our research for a cure and awareness of ovarian cancer.  Kelli was the wife of Dr. Hughes, a well respected and enthusiastic sales and marketing professor at Michigan State University.

Come gather on Michigan State's campus to run, jog, walk, and have fun while supporting a great cause.  The event will take begin at 10 am at Michigan State Auditorium, 542 Auditorium Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824.

For more information, please click here.  To register, click here.

We'll see you there!

Help STRIKE OUT Ovarian Cancer

Help STRIKE OUT Ovarian Cancer

March 30, 2019

Join the 9th Annual Cancer Bowl where proceeds will benefit MIOCA!  All are welcome join the fun!  There will be 50/50, raffles, silent auction, and prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places!  Food will be available for purchase. 

Where?  PINS Bar & Grille (and Bowling Alley) 1091 E. Center St., Ithaca, MI
When?   Saturday, March 30, at 1 pm  (Signup starts at 12:30 pm)
Cost?     $20/person

Questions?  Call or text Becky Netzley at (989) 842-0081

OCRA's National Ovarian Cancer Advocacy Day

OCRA's National Ovarian Cancer Advocacy Day

March 4, 2019

March 4 - 5
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. 

If you are an ovarian cancer survivor or caregiver interested in advocating for increased funding for ovarian cancer research and services, please consider joining us March 3-5 as we travel to Washington, D.C. for the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance’s 2019 Advocacy Day!  It is important that survivors and caregivers show up and make their voice heard! Scholarships to cover travel and meeting costs are available.  Please see the attached for details and a scholarship application, due by Sunday, January 20 .

Spin with Ovarian Cycle Detroit!

Spin with Ovarian Cycle Detroit!

February 23, 2019

Join us Saturday, February 23, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm, for a charity spin class in Troy that will benefit MIOCA as well as the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance. 

MIOCA will receive 50% of funds raised by TEAM MIOCA.   When you register, please select to join the MIOCA Team  to help us raise money for our causes. 

We hope to see you as we raise money for a good cause.  Registration and location information can be found by clicking here.