Latest News from the Cancer Institute
February 1, 2016
Mohegan Sun Pocono Hosts Breast Cancer Fundraiser to Support Northeast Regional Cancer InstituteMohegan Sun Pocono committed to helping support breast cancer awareness by hosting a fundraiser for their employees through the month of October. Nearly 300 employees participated in the fundraiser by purchasing a pink Mohegan Sun Pocono breast cancer shirt that could be worn on Mondays and Fridays in October. The…
January 28, 2016
Prostate Cancer Awareness Alliance of Northeastern Pennsylvania Awards $7,500 Grant to The Northeast Regional Cancer InstituteThe Prostate Cancer Awareness Alliance (PCAA) of NEPA recently awarded the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute with a $7,500 grant. This generous investment and partnership with PCAA will provide the Cancer Institute with the resources to host a range of prostate cancer education and awareness activities throughout the 2016 calendar year.…
January 20, 2016
Mid Valley High School Boys Varsity Soccer Team Raises $800 at “Kicking for a Cause” GameThe Mid Valley High School Boys Varsity Soccer Team hosted their inaugural “Kicking for a Cause” soccer game fundraiser in mid-October. This fundraiser raised $800 for the Judi H Rock On 5 event that benefits the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The fundraiser included the Mid Valley Boys Varsity Soccer Team…
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.