Latest News from the Cancer Institute

  • C.A.S.U.A.L. Day T-Shirt Color Voting Open

    Each year, we have an online t-shirt color vote for our annual colon cancer awareness campaign. C.A.S.U.A.L (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day. We take the top 3 colors to a public vote. Here’s the link to vote. https://bit.ly/2KZEJoy You can vote multiple times and please feel free to share this link with your […]

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  • Board of Ambassadors Host 8th Annual Spirit of Hope Celebration

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and the Board of Ambassadors and Associate Board hosted its eighth annual Spirit of Hope Celebration on Friday, November 8, 2019 at Mohegan Sun Pocono. The event featured cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, food stations, live music by Paul LaBelle and Tony Vergnetti and dance music from EJ the DJ, a live […]

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  • Holiday Card Artist Needed

    Each year, we look to use a winter themed artwork image from a local cancer survivor for the cover of our annual holiday cards. This year our holiday card will be digital. Please call our office or email Amanda at amanda.marchegiani@scranton.edu  if you are interested in this opportunity. Thank you.

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  • Board of Ambassadors Finalize Spirit of Hope Celebration for November 8

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and the Board of Ambassadors and Associate Board will host its eighth annual Spirit of Hope Celebration on Friday, November 8, 2019 from 7:00pm to 10:30pm at Mohegan Sun Pocono in the Keystone Grand Ballroom. The event features cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, food stations, live music by Paul LaBelle and Tony […]

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  • Spirit of Hope Tickets Now Available

      Purchase your tickets for the 2019 Spirit of Hope Celebration now! Friday, November 8 Spirit of Hope Celebration 2019 Tribute to Courage Honoree: Ryan Robeson Mohegan Sun Pocono 7-10:30 PM $100 ticket per person.

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  • Spirit of Hope Celebration Raises $54,269 for Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

    The Spirit of Hope Celebration Board of Ambassadors and Associate Board of Ambassadors presented the Cancer Institute with a $54,269 check from their 2018 Spirit of Hope event. The Board of Ambassadors, a group of community volunteers, hosted the seventh annual Spirit of Hope Celebration in November 2018 at Mohegan Sun Pocono. More than 350 people were […]

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  • Board of Ambassadors Announce 2019 Tribute to Courage Honoree

      (SCRANTON, PA) – The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and the Board of Ambassadors and Associate Board announce the 2019 Tribute to Courage Honoree, Firefighter Ryan Robeson.  Ryan is the son of the late Scranton Fire Captain James and Linda Robeson.  Upon the passing of his father Ryan began traveling the country successfully participating in intense […]

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  •  Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Announces Staff Promotion

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s President, Karen Saunders, recently announced a staff promotion of Ms. Ann Crisanti, from Fiscal Director to Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Ann Crisanti, of Dickson City, was the Fiscal Director prior to her new role as Chief Financial Officer.  She has the primary responsibility for managing the organization’s finances, including financial planning, management […]

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  • Mick’s Barber Shop Raises $10,832 at Mick’s Buzz Off For Cancer 2019

    On Saturday, June 29, 2019 the 5th Biennial Mick’s Buzz Off For Cancer was held at Mick’s Barber Shop at 511 Main Street, Honesdale PA raising $10,832 to support The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. Mick’s Buzz Off For Cancer 2019 promoted cancer awareness and encouraged members of the community to ask family and friends to […]

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  • Duryea at Dusk Raises $10,750 for Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

    The Duryea at Dusk committee raised $10,750 for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute at their third Duryea at Dusk 5K and Festival held in early June in Duryea. The event featured a 5K run, a one-mile fun walk and a festival including food, games, basket raffles, local business vendors and a deejay. Proceeds from this event […]

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