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“Mentoring Forms a Community”: Stacie’s Story

After being a mentor with Imerman Angels for the past few years, it feels like the right time to talk about my experiences. Being mentored was such a boon to me during my treatment! When I decided to volunteer myself, it was to give back, especially since my type of cancer (oral, head and […]

Cancer Warrior Playlist: 12 Songs to Play When You Need a Boost

If there’s anything that can instantly change our entire environment, it’s music. Have you ever seen a dancefloor erupt in excitement when the DJ plays the latest hit? Or do you suddenly get that burst of motivation on the treadmill when your shuffle finds the song with the perfect tempo? The power of music […]

Mission Moment: “I’ll Love You Forever, I’ll Like You for Always”

When Pamela Quinn was just 17 years old, she faced enormous life and family challenges.. Not only was she navigating high school and being a teenager, huge hurdles in their own right, she was also faced with something even more difficult. Pamela’s mother, Carol, was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Years before, Pamela had struggled with […]

Five Things You Should Know About Imerman Angels

You probably already know that Imerman Angels is a one-on-one support service for the cancer community; but, with the relaunch of our blog, we thought we’d help you brush up on some of your Imerman Angels facts. Here is what makes us who we are!

1) OUR BEGINNINGS

Imerman Angels was founded by Jonny Imerman in […]

Cancer Fighters, Survivors, Caregivers and Now Announcing… Previvors!

We are excited to announce that we are expanding our one-on-one cancer support services to include cancer previvors and those in the high-risk community.

Since our inception, Imerman Angels has been dedicated to providing free one-on-one psychosocial support to cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers. Now, through several new partnerships with other cancer organizations, we are […]

October 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Imerman Angels / Us TOO International Media Release

 
Us TOO International
2720 S. River Road, Suite 112
Des Plaines, IL  60018
Web: www.ustoo.org
Phone: (630) 795-1002
Email: ustoo@ustoo.org
Contact:
Tim Mix
Communications Manager
Phone: (630) 795-1002
Email: timothym@ustoo.org
 

 

December 18, 2017

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

Additional Support Services Available for Prostate Cancer Community
Imerman Angels forms partnership with Us TOO International

 

 

CHICAGO, IL – The prostate cancer community will have access to more extensive resources for support […]

January 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

The Effects of Chemotherapy on Your Body

Written by Ann Pietrangelo and Kristeen Cherney
Medically Reviewed by Seunggu Han, MD on May 31, 2017

Mentor Angel Helps Cervical Cancer Fighter Find Her Voice

Five years prior to learning that she had stage 1B2 cervical cancer, Darlene Blais was experiencing some symptoms of the disease. She went through a series of tests, all of which came back negative. The one condition for which her gynecologist did not test, however, was the human papilloma virus (HPV).

“Had I been tested […]

From Mourning to Laughter: Mentor Angel Offers Hope to Epithelioid Sarcoma Fighter

To be in cancer survivor Tommy Holl “The Real Elf’s” ebullient and downright hilarious presence, you would never suspect he once struggled with the reality of getting his left pinky finger amputated as treatment for epithelioid sarcoma.

Tommy’s experience with cancer compelled him to spread joy and happiness as The Real Elf starting in 2014. […]

December 19th, 2016|Mentor Angels|0 Comments|

“NYU Langone’s Perlmutter Cancer Center and Imerman Angels Partner To Provide Psychosocial Support Services to Cancer Fighters, Survivors and Caregivers”

For Immediate Release

CHICAGO (October 20, 2016) – The Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone MedicalCenter and Imerman Angels announce a new partnership to bring emotional support services to individuals impacted by cancer.

 

Imerman Angels, currently celebrating its 10-year anniversary, is a global non-profit

organization providing free, one-on- one emotional support to individuals battling cancer,

survivors and caregivers. Support […]

October 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|