Cancer Connection is able to offer all its programs and services free of charge because of the generosity of our community. We receive no funding from state or federal governments, the United Way or the American Cancer Society. Instead, we are supported through individual donations, grants from foundations and businesses, and community benefits like the ones listed here.
Bluebonnet Diner, 324 King Street, Northampton
DJ Bobby C
Dance, dessert and coffee
Thursday, June 21st
7 - 10 PM
People of every age will enjoy this event. Dust off your dancing shoes in your closet and wear them to Dance at the Bluebonnet Diner. We will honor the decades of the 50's,60's, 70's, 80's and 90's with music and dance moves.
Take yourself to dinner at the diner first. It's a local "Old School" family diner (since 1950). Save room for dessert and coffee (these are included in the dance ticket price). Join us afterward in the back room at the Dance!
Cash bar - 50-50 Raffle - Prizes for best dancer and best outfit.
Dance instructors available to help you with dance moves.
Bring along your dancing queens or disco divas to make this a great night out!
Sunday, May 13, 2018
USA Track and Field sanctioned open class race. Run for your mom, in honor or memory of a mom, or just because you are a mom or had a mom! For additional information, visit the official race website www.racewmass.com.
Thanks to all our Sponsors!
Would you or your business like to sponsor the 2019 "best Half in Western Mass?"
Contact Cynthia Tarail: ctrail AT cancer-connection.org
Additional Support Provided by:
Atlas Farm, C & S Grocers, CISA, Dodson & Flinker, East Heaven Hot Tubs, Foster’s Supermarket, Hillside Pizza, Indigo Coffee, LaSalle Florist, Muffins General Market, Northampton Area Pediatrics, Paradise Copies, Sasson, Turnbull, Ryan & Hoose, Tandem Bagels, Target Stores, Walmart - Northampton, WEBS, Whately Inn, Ziomek & Ziomek
2018 Camp OUT - July 18, 2018
Something was missing this winter! Can you guess what? Monte Belmonte of WRSI - 93.9 The River moved the legendary winter Campout for Cancer Connection to the warm nights of summer. Think of it as a Summer Camp for Cancer Connection! Will there be s'mores? Campfire songs? Hawaiian shirts? Probably! the camp out will run from Wednesday, July 18th until Monte says we've reached the goal.
Steve Lewis Subaru 3k Charity Run Walk & 10K Classic
Saturday, August 11, 2018
The race has a long history of donating race proceeds to local non-profits, and the race currently partners with several charities to use the race as a fundraising platform. Cancer Connection is honored to be a charity partner for this long-standing summer tradition in Shelburne Falls.
Race registration is expected to be open in mid-March. Runners and walkers will have opportunities to support a charity of their choice. If you would like to actively fundraise through a customized pledge page for this year's race, we'd love to help you!
We'll post the link to register for the race as soon as it's available. Until then, you can also find information about the race on the Bridge of Flowers Facebook page here:
Harvest Celebration Dinner & Silent Auction
Friday, October 26, 2018
Quonquont Farm Whately, MA
6 - 10 PM
Rob Watson and Patrick Viteri will be our hosts for a wonderful evening of gourmet fare accompanied by the wonderful music of Jazz Sketches. The evening will include a silent auction. The auction features a wide variety of items from local businesses and supporters to benefit Cancer Connection including gift certificates to local restaurants, vacation-get-aways, artwork, home and garden items, sports memorabilia and much more!
Save the date - more details later this summer!
Photos from this year's Harvest dinner are posted on our Cancer Connection Facebook page - Harvest Dinner pics 2017 (you can click on the link and see our Facebook page, even if you don't have a Facebook account.)