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Tag: Cayman Islands Cancer Society

Students march for drug and cancer awareness

Students march for drug and cancer awareness

| 09/02/2017 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Cayman Academy made its presence felt in George Town on Friday, 3 February, by marching to deliver its annual contribution to the Cayman Islands Cancer Society and taking a stand with the National Drug Council (NDC) against drug use and abuse. “The National Drug Council was d [...]

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Memorial garden honours HSA staff member

Memorial garden honours HSA staff member

| 29/11/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Volunteers and donors joined staff at the Health Services Authority (HSA) to complete a memorial garden at the Cayman Islands Hospital, constructed in honour of former staff member Chelsea Doxey, who passed away from ovarian cancer in 2015. Doxey, who worked as a paramedic in t [...]

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Company supports bone marrow registry

Company supports bone marrow registry

| 02/11/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Staff of a corporate-services company in Cayman recently held an impromptu 100-metre dash for charity. The seven Intertrust Cayman staff who took part each ran in support of a different organisation, sponsored by family, friends and colleagues, with the individual who raised th [...]

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The month of the moustache has arrived

The month of the moustache has arrived

| 31/10/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): As part of a month-long focus on male health issues, Tuesday, 1 November officially kicks off the annual Movember charity event where Cayman’s men are encouraged to grow moustaches to raise money and awareness. In particular, the emphasis will be on prostate cancer, testicula [...]

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Step up to support Cancer Society

Step up to support Cancer Society

| 19/09/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): One of the region’s largest cancer fundraisers, which is fewer than three weeks away, has already raised more than US$350,000 across the Caribbean in support of cancer care and awareness. The fifth annual CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Walk For the Cure is expected to attract thousa [...]

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Sagicor supports Cancer Society educational initiatives

Sagicor supports Cancer Society educational initiatives

| 01/09/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): A corporate donation to the Cayman Islands Cancer Society will be used to help the organisation acquire presentation materials for its ongoing awareness and educational programmes. Sagicor Life Cayman Islands recently handed over more than US$1,400 to the Cancer Society to support its fre [...]

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Cayman adds bone-marrow donors

Cayman adds bone-marrow donors

| 01/08/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Caribbean Bone Marrow Registry has added 143 new donors after holding two drives in Cayman over the past month. The registry’s goal is to reach 1000 registered donors by the end of the year. The recent drives were courtesy of Davenport Development Ltd and Decco Ltd. In the Caribbean [...]

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Cayman Academy donates to Cancer Society

Cayman Academy donates to Cancer Society

| 08/02/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Cayman Academy’s annual Cancer Awareness and Health Week culminated in a march to the Cayman Islands Cancer Society where members of the school handed over a cheque for CI$3,389.60. On Friday, 5 February, the student body, accompanied by the Gideon Marching Band of the Savannah Adventis [...]

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Cancer Society’s annual survivor celebration coming up

Cancer Society’s annual survivor celebration coming up

| 04/06/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Cayman Islands Cancer Society will host its Annual Cancer Survivors Dinner on Friday, 12 June in the Grand Ballroom at The Marriott Beach Resort in honour of cancer survivors and their caregivers.

This year’s event, themed “Life is a Gift”, promises to be an inspiring and [...]

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