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10th Anniversary Imerman Angels Wings of Hope Gala Raised More Than $375,000

Annual event emceed by Bonnie Hunt welcomed 270 guests in celebration of one-on-one Cancer support

 CHICAGO (September 2016) – The 10th Anniversary Imerman Angels Wings of Hope Gala on Saturday, September 17 at the Ritz-Carlton, Chicago welcomed 270 guests and raised more than $375,000.  The funds benefit Imerman Angels’ mission to provide connections that enable one-on-one […]

September 29th, 2016|Imerman Angels|0 Comments|

Cancer Survivor Hosts Event to Benefit Imerman Angels

In May, cancer survivor and Imerman Angels Professionals Board member Devlin Gray held an event at his home that benefitted Imerman Angels. Devlin charged $10 per person for entrance and spent a significant amount of time during the event telling attendees about Imerman Angels’ mission and how the funds raised for the organization directly […]

New Partnership Allows Imerman Angels to Help More Cancer Fighters, Survivors and Caregivers

Imerman Angels has bolstered its ability to help support cancer fighters and caregivers by partnering with MyLifeLine.org Cancer Foundation – an organization that offers cancer fighters and caregivers the resources to build an online support community of family and friends through free, personalized websites.

Each website provided by MyLifeLine.org includes a blog, a calendar to […]

Behind the Matches: the Vital Role of a Cancer Support Specialist

Imagine, for a moment, that helping cancer fighters and their caregivers was the main focus of your job. For Megan Alexander, a Cancer Support Specialist with Imerman Angels, this scenario is very real. And it is what she enjoys most about her role.

“My favorite part of my job is helping people and witnessing how […]

Imerman Angels Golf Outing Chair Fueled by Passion for the Organization’s Mission

Stan Siuta, golf chair of the Sixth Annual Imerman Angels Golf Outing, is pumped up about the event for various reasons. But it is his enthusiasm about spending time with the people who enable Imerman Angels to offer one-on-one cancer support that really stands out.

“I am very excited to meet cancer fighters, caregivers, Mentor […]

The Urgent Need for Brain Cancer Research: One Family’s Story

Brain cancer is an exceptionally tricky disease to treat, presenting several significant challenges. And with approximately 24,000 people diagnosed with it each year, there is a pressing need for funding that can increase research that will lead to effective treatments. This is one mission of Brain Cancer Awareness Month, held in May.

For Michael Yutkin […]

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 […]

Imerman Angels Hosts Inaugural Brunch Run 5K

Raising over $55,000 in gross revenue, with over 700 runners and walkers and 120 volunteers in attendance
This was not your ordinary 5K! On Saturday, July 11, we kicked off our inaugural Brunch Run 5K at Montrose Harbor in Chicago. The inaugural 5K run/walk was announced by Constructive Noise’s Bonnie Greene and raised over $55,000 benefitting Imerman Angels’ […]

Imerman Angels Announces Los Angeles Chapter | Celebrates with Launch Party on Sunday, April 12

We are proud to announce the official launch of our Los Angeles chapter, led by Los Angeles resident and our newly named Regional Director, Jordyn Goodman.

Launched in Chicago in 2006 by testicular cancer survivor Jonny Imerman, we are a global cancer community that has enabled more than 10,000 cancer support connections in all 50 […]