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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 […]

Mentor Angel Shares Inspiring Story of Survivorship

In this inspiring and candid cancer survivorship video, Kurt Soper and his wife, Carrie, discuss their journey overcoming the challenges associated with chondrosarcoma  – a rare cartilage and bone cancer that is diagnosed only 600 times annually in the United States.

The video highlights Kurt’s journey back to an active lifestyle after a necessary amputation […]

Mentor Angel Runs Edison Park Turkey Trot, Raises Awareness for Appendix Cancer

Imerman Angels loves to keep abreast of what our survivors and Mentor Angels are doing with their lives no matter where they are in their cancer journeys.

Recently we had the opportunity to invite one of them, Theresa Kyriaszes, to the Edison Park Turkey Trot, a 5K and fun run celebrating its 19th year in […]

What is #GivingTuesday? Two videos explain in less than 1 minute.

Last year, more than 30,000 organizations in 68 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday and Imerman Angels is proud to be one of them.
To drive more knowledge of the movement and to increase overall awareness on how #GivingTuesday fits into Imerman Angels’ mission, we worked with our exceptionally talented video production partner, Daily Planet, […]

PRESS RELEASE: Los Angeles Chapter Draws Over 200 Guests, Raises Over $27,000 at Inaugural Casino Night

Over 200 Guests Raised Awareness for Cancer Community in Los Angeles and Surrounding Area

Los Angeles, CA (November 13, 2015) – Imerman Angels, a one-on-one cancer support community connecting those battling cancer and their caregivers with cancer survivors, showed there is no limit to cancer support at the launch of the Inaugural Casino Night Fundraiser at […]

Shopping Amazon? Donate portion of your purchases to Imerman Angels at no cost to you.

You shop. Amazon Gives a portion of your purchase to Imerman Angels. At no cost to you.
Did you know that Imerman Angels is enrolled in the AmazonSmile program?

This means that Amazon will donate 0.5% of your total purchase price back to support our community of cancer fighters, cancer survivors, and caregivers.

You can contribute to […]

November 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

For Caregivers: 8 Ways to Nourish Your Own Mind, Body, and Soul

Caregiver Awareness Month, established in November of each year, was created to raise awareness of these often unsung heroes.

Those who are facing cancer and chronic disease are often forced to depend on close relatives or friends who ultimately become their caregivers. The caregiver may be you.

Caregivers face many unique experiences as they shadow their […]