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The Taste of Success

By Megan Oster, Copywriter at Imerman Angels

Starting and running a successful business is hardly a piece of cake. But Imerman Cake Company, a devoted supporter of Imerman Angels, has managed to do it with gusto since it launched in 2013. In fact, the organization recently reached a major milestone with an article in the […]

April 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

The Power of Hope in Battle with Breast Cancer: The Story of an Imerman Angels Cancer Fighter & Professional Board Member

“My reaction the day I was diagnosed was anger. My gut knew, so I wasn’t particularly surprised by it, but it was anger and a lot of fear.”

In 2001, Chicago, IL resident Megan, who wishes to remain anonymous, found a lump in her breast. After having it checked out right away, the results came […]

IN THE NEWS: “Going Through Cancer with an Angel by Your Side” (CURE Magazine feature)

CURE Magazine published an article about Imerman Angels highlighting our mission of 1-on-1 cancer support for cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers.

The article touches about our 10-year history from the days our founder – Jonny Imerman – walked hospital floors to provide emotional support to those undergoing cancer treatment to today with our new CEO […]

400-plus Mentor Angels and Resources in Support of Colorectal Awareness Month

DID YOU KNOW…

March is Colorectal Awareness Month?

It’s something you should know since ‪#‎colorectal‬ cancers an all-too-common diagnosis. In fact, according to the American Cancer Society, they are the third most-common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States (excluding skin cancers).

And because this is a very common cancer for both sexes, […]

A Survivor’s Story: 10 Questions with Cancer Survivor and Mentor Angel Kevan Mathy

“Being an Imerman Angel’s Mentor Angel has allowed me to walk up to people who I know are fighting cancer and share what the program can do for them.  I tell them: don’t be stubborn like me – you need support and what better to have someone who walked in your shoes.”
– Kevin Mathy, Cancer Survivor […]

Imerman Angels Supports Rare Disease Day on February 29, 2016

Imerman Angels realizes that generating awareness for rare diseases of all kinds is an important cause and would like to reiterate our work to support those facing rare cancers specifically.

For our part, we have been connecting cancer fighters and caregivers to their surviving counterparts – Mentor Angels – for over a decade and many […]

Friendship through Mentorship: A Mentor Angel and Ambassador’s Story

“There’s a connection between people that have been there, done that; it’s hard to put into words. Cancer is not all we talk about, but it’s something we know we can talk about.”

Nancy Loughery is a kidney-cancer survivor, Mentor Angel, and Imerman Angels’ Ambassador from Florida. She has built a three-way friendship with her […]

New CEO and Executive Director Ben Bornstein to Lead IA into 10th Year! (Crain’s Chicago Business feature)

We have a new CEO and Executive Director on board and his name is Ben Bornstein.

Not only does Ben come to Imerman Angels with an extensive academic and business repertoire, he has battled cancer three times and has come out the other side as a survivor. He’s been extremely involved in various charities over […]

SoulCycle Hollywood… Ride with Team IA/LA and Imerman Angels’ Founder Jonny Imerman

Please join Jonny Imerman & Team IA/LA in our first Soulcycle ride of 2016! Tickets for those who want to ride are $35.00, ($37.92 with fees).

When: Saturday, January 16th at 11:45am (riders please arrive at 11:15am)

Where: SoulCycle Hollywood – 6201 Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90028 – View Map

Donations: Donations can be made as […]

January 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Team IA representing at 2016 Skechers Performance LA Marathon

Team Imerman Angels is representing at the 2016 Skechers Performance LA Marathon. Come run with us or cheer us on! 
“Every runner has a story.”

Indeed, they do. This year, one such runner – Taylor Bennett – is giving it her all in support of Imerman Angels.

Watch this brief video highlighting her spirit and why she […]