Latest News from the Cancer Institute
September 11, 2014
Board of Ambassadors Announce Third Annual Spirit of Hope CelebrationThe Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and the Board of Ambassadors will host its third annual Spirit of Hope Celebration on November 7, 2014 from 7pm to 9:30pm at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in the Keystone Grand Ballroom. The event features cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, food stations, desserts, music and a…
September 10, 2014
Committee Prepares for Annual Cancer Survivors CelebrationThe Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s Survivors Planning Committee invites all cancer survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals, or any individual touched by cancer in northeast Pennsylvania to attend the 22nd Annual Cancer Survivors Celebration. The dual-location event is set for Saturday, September 20th at Kirby Park in Wilkes-Barre and Saturday, September 27th…
September 9, 2014
Student-Run Bake Sale & Fashion Show to Benefit Cancer InstituteStudents from McCann School of Business and Technology recently held a bake sale at McCann’s Wilkes-Barre campus to raise money for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The Cancer Institute is a nonprofit community-based agency with offices in Scranton and Wilkes-Barre working to ease the burden of cancer in northeast Pennsylvania. The…
ABOUT THE CANCER INSTITUTE
The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute is a local, non-profit organization working to ease the burden of cancer in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The three main program areas that the Cancer Institute focuses on are: community and patient services, hospital and practice support services, and cancer surveillance.
The Cancer Institute is unique in that it is an independent, exclusively local entity. This means that the organization has the flexibility to respond directly to the evolving needs of the community it serves. The Cancer Institute invests all of its resources in this region.READ MORE ›
SPIRIT OF HOPE CELEBRATION
The 3rd Annual Spirit of Hope Celebration hosted by The Board of Ambassadors will be held Friday, November 7th, 2014 from 7:00PM to 9:30PM at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in the Keystone Grand Ballroom. The event features music, hors d'oeuvres, food stations, desserts, open bar and a live & silent auction. Money raised benefits the Cancer Institute's Patient Navigation Program.