The month of September has probably been the most tumultuous month I can ever remember as a fan of the NFL. It started with the Ray Rice domestic abuse scandal and the video that surfaced of him knocking his fiancée out in an Atlantic City elevator. It cast a black eye on America’s favorite […]
We welcomed 333 guests (a sold-out soiree) at the first annual Wings of Hope Gala on Saturday, September 20 from 6 p.m. to Midnight at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago. The event raised $325,123 benefitting Imerman Angel’s mission to enable connections that provide 1-on-1 cancer support among cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers.
The formal affair began with […]
Go Red this September for Blood Cancer Awareness
September was designated as National Blood Cancer Awareness Month by the United States Congress in 2010. Every year since then, Imerman Angels has joined the cancer community in raising awareness for blood cancers including leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. According to our Cancer Partner Organization, The Leukemia & Lymphoma […]
Thursday, July 17th was a special one! We held our fourth Annual Golf Outing for the first time at the Harborside International Gold Center in Chicago. It was an afternoon full of celebrating and great company as we raised funds to benefit our mission. As golfers like to call it, a hole in one! […]
With the start of July comes the beginning of raising awareness for sarcoma, a rare type of tissue cancer, which is represented by the yellow ribbon of hope. Imerman Angels currently has 270 active sarcoma Mentor Angels and 57 Caregiver Mentor Angels. Since 2011, 186 sarcoma fighters and 82 caregivers have been helped through […]