Monthly Archives: June 2014

KidShape program in Manitowoc receives $500 gift

Thank you to The Walmart Foundation and Facility #1449 for its gift of $500 to support the KidShape program in Manitowoc. KidShape, a newly created program in the Manitowoc area, is taught by professionals, including a dietitian, youth physical activity … Continue reading

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McGMO Founders receive nearly $109,000 to benefit cancer care in Elkhorn

Founders of the Annual McGMO Golfing for Cancer Care event received nearly $109,000 to support patients at the Aurora Cancer Care – Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. The Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation presented … Continue reading

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Community golf event raises more than $5,000 for cancer care in Elkhorn

  Sixty-eight golfers — wearing colored wristbands and different colors to represent their support of various cancers– participated in the inaugural Color for Care:  The New Rally for Community Cancer Care golf scramble on June 13 at Geneva National in Lake Geneva, Wis. The event raised $5,240 to support the Vince Lombardi … Continue reading

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There is more than one way to make a difference…

Often times, people think charities are asking for a cash gift. There is an alternative that will increase the impact you are having on the lives of those being served by Aurora Health Care in our communities. So, instead of … Continue reading

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Lombardi events raise dollars to support local cancer programs

Thank you to the thousands of people who took part in our Lombardi Cancer events in Milwaukee, Oshkosh and Walworth County! A total of more than $260,000 was raised to help support local cancer programs in our communities. A special thank you … Continue reading

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$1,200 raised for care through cooking classes at Aurora Zilber Family Hospice

Participants of the springtime cooking class at Aurora Visiting Nurse Association Zilber Family Hospice learned how to create a delicious meal and raised money to support charity care at Aurora Zilber hospice. Thanks to the generous support of participants, $1,200 … Continue reading

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Aurora Cancer Research Awardees Announced

Congratulations to the following seven Aurora researchers, who received the Aurora Research Institute’s 2014 Cancer Research Awards: Martin Corsten, MD, whose research focuses determining if inflammation has an impact on human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the oral cavity. This study will be … Continue reading

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