Monthly Archives: July 2015

“Strong, proud, alive and redefined!”: How Team Phoenix creates a new normal for breast cancer survivors

Sue Knight is about to compete in a triathlon, and even she can barely believe it. But since she became a member of Team Phoenix this year, Sue is doing a lot of things she never imagined she was capable … Continue reading

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Your gifts in 2014 are already saving lives

Aurora Health Care Foundation is proud to share our 2014 Donor Impact Report that highlights the people who are impacted by your gifts. Thoughtful donors like you helped us raise over $15.3 million in support of things like advancing research, … Continue reading

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Check out your gifts in action as a new cancer center takes shape!

Hope is getting a new home in the form of a brand new state-of-the-art cancer center in western Racine and Walworth Counties. Aurora Cancer Care will be located within a new Aurora Health Center that is being constructed on 70 … Continue reading

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There’s an emergency and we need YOU to respond to the call

Jennifer Branum was in the best shape of her life. She had just run a marathon in May of 2014 and it was now June. She was headed out for a simple jog near her home in Grafton, and never … Continue reading

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How your gifts connected Jazmin to a “special person” who is helping her get well

Aurora Walker’s Point Community Clinic is the largest free clinic in Wisconsin with the highest percentage of uninsured persons in the state. In 2014, the clinic provided nearly 12,000 clinic visits to over 3,400 people. These are individuals who have nowhere else to go … Continue reading

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Color for Care golf outing raises money for Aurora Cancer Care

On a wet and rainy June day, 72 golfers participated in the second annual Color for Care: Rally for Community Cancer Care golf outing at Geneva National Golf Club. Color for Care raised nearly $6,000 from the golf event to … Continue reading

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5-year-old celebrates birthday by giving back in memory of her father

What did you want for your 5th birthday? A party? A special toy or game? Olesia is turning 5 on July 21. When asked what she wanted for her birthday she requested to donate her long, beautiful red hair AND raise … Continue reading

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