Community Spotlight: Survivors On Purpose 4th Annual Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser

 
 

 
 
On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Survivors on Purpose, Inc. (SOP)  will be hosting their 4th annual Chili Cook-off  Fundraiser at Hugh Smith Recreation Center in Arlington!
 
 
This non-profit organization is made up of breast cancer survivors, caretakers, families and supporters who are faithful advocates for all women that are impacted by this diagnosis. Focused on raising community awareness about Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC), SOP aims to form partnerships and alliances with researchers, scientists, doctors and medical educators in their efforts to identify root causes of triple-negative breast cancer. Their inspiring goal is to eliminate the fear and silence about breast cancer and replace it with knowledge about TNBC that is prevalent in the African American community.
 
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Community Event: 2nd Annual “I AM” Pediatric Survivor Fashion Show

 

Once a month, we like to post a blog about an upcoming charity event benefitting local Tarrant County. Coming up in January, there is a great opportunity to help those battling pediatric cancer:
 
The 501 (3)(c) non-profit organization, Christ’s Angels Leaving Everlasting Blessings, Inc. (CALEB) of North Texas has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for local pediatric cancer patients and their families.
 
CALEB’s mission is to serve, inspire, and empower individuals and families who are affected by pediatric cancer. Their goal is to let each survivor know that they are not fighting alone, that CALEB, Inc. is there with them from diagnosis and beyond!
 
This great organization is hosting a remarkable fashion show, showcasing pediatric cancer patients, survivors and siblings of those who lost their battle. During this heartwarming event, love and encouragement are poured into these young, brave warriors.
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Journey 2 Healing Hearts 2nd Annual ‘No More Gun Violence’ 5K/Fun Run

Journey 2 Healing Hearts (J2HH) is a non-profit organization that was formed out of grief after two local Arlington, Texas mothers lost their sons to gun violence. Their focus is on helping families and individuals heal after tragic losses due to gun violence, and also to support and educate the community for the cause of gun violence prevention.

J2HH will be hosting their 2nd Annual NO MORE GUN VIOLENCE Run on April 16, 2016, at Cravens Park in Arlington, TX. The event is open to adults and children of all ages as well as individuals whom would like to support and not take part in actual event. Read more