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Dr. Kimmel Remembered

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved founder, Dr. Gary T. Kimmel on Tuesday, October 2nd. Dr. Kimmel was deeply loved by his family, friends, patients and colleagues. In addition to his family, those of us who had the opportunity to work with him at Cancer Foundation For Life…

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2018 Pine Curtain Gala

Thanks to all who supported the first annual Pine Curtain Gala on September 15, and also to those who joined us for the event out at True Vine Brewing Company! The rain cleared out just in time and Edwin Holt’s Red Clay Roadhouse Band and Henri Herbert put on an unforgettable show. What a night…

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First Annual Pine Curtain Gala

On Saturday, September 15, Cancer Foundation for Life® will host the first annual Pine Curtain Gala. Hosted at True Vine Brewing Company, the 2018 Pine Curtain Gala will include beer, food, fun, and live music by Edwin Holt’s Red Clay Roadhouse Band with special guest Henri Herbert, all to benefit the FitSteps for Life® program.…

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Facing the Storm

On Friday, May 4, we hosted our 6thannual Keith Ingram Memorial Golf Tournament, in less than desirable weather conditions from quite a rainstorm! Just as we faced an unwanted storm at the most inopportune time, those facing cancer understand this far too well. While the rain impeded the tournament round, the event still accomplished the…

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Tee Up For Life- Keith Ingram Memorial Golf Tournament

It’s that time again…time to Tee Up For Life! We’re hosting our 6th annual Keith Ingram Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, May 4th, at The Cascades to help cancer survivors forward their lives. Former PGA Tour winner Jacky Cupit has invited some of his golfing friends – PGA professionals – to play in the event. Homero…

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Dr. Joyce O’Shaughnessy

FitSteps for Life has transformed the lives of many of my patients.  They feel so much better doing FitSteps and recover from their breast cancer treatment much faster with this program.  Most importantly FitSteps saves lives by helping my patients achieve a healthy lifestyle and avoid the weight gain that comes with a sedentary lifestyle.…


Beth F., Cancer Survivor

FitSteps for Life was a wonderfully strong and vibrant lifeline after my diagnosis with Stage III breast cancer. No matter your activity or fitness level before cancer, once you start treatment (and even after you finish!), everything changes. Having a professional team, knowledgeable on what I was going through, not only gave me appropriate exercises,…

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I am a 4x cancer survivor. I can contribute my survival to consistent exercising at FitSteps. We are always challenged and motivated with new exercises. Thanks for providing this service to us.