Latest News from the Cancer Institute

  • 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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  • Cancer Institute Names Chair for 27th Annual Cancer Survivors Day

    Travis Davis,NHA,MHA, has been named chair for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 27th Annual Cancer Survivors Day- Honoring, Remembering, Sharing. Travis Davis, MHA, NHA is the Administrator of Transitional Rehab at Allied Services Integrated Health System. Previous to his current role, Travis was involved with the implementation and expansion of hospice services, in development of a community-based palliative care […]

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  • Meet Holly Carron – CASUAL Day Chair 2019

    The 16th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. ( Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives ) Day took place on Thursday, March 28th across northeast PA. This awareness campaign started when siblings, Michael Moran and Maura Phillips Staback’s mother, Helen Phillips was diagnosed with late stage colon cancer and passed away five and a half months after her […]

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  • A Story of Collaboration- Duryea at Dusk

    Through personal experience with a family member battling cancer, Duryea native sisters, Katie Brudzinski and Allison Brudzinski wanted to be part of something bigger that would involve their entire community and support those who are or have been affected by cancer. Allison came up with the idea for the name Duryea at Dusk. It incorporates […]

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  • Cancer Institute Welcomes New Board Chair

    When Susan Shoemaker was first approached to join the sponsorship committee for the Cancer Institute’s Cancer Survivors Day, her thoughts turned to her grandmother. Mary Adams raised Susan’s father, Jack, and her four other children virtually on her own after losing her husband at a young age. Mary was robbed of what should have been […]

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  • Bedrock Technology Raises $658 for Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

    Bedrock Technology hosted an electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at the TekRidge Center in Jessup and raised $658 that will help the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute fulfill their mission of easing the burden of cancer in northeastern Pennsylvania. Bedrock Technology partnered with Advanced Recycling, a provider of responsible recycling services. Households and […]

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  • Body Blueprint Raises $1,000 for Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

    A local personal training company in Clarks Summit, Body Blueprint, raised $1,000 for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. They hosted a 28 Day Ab Challenge for their members and non-members. A nominal fee was required to participate in the challenge and videos were posted to a private Facebook group with each daily workout. Head trainer […]

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  • Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Recognizes One Point

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute recently recognized One Point, Inc. for their contributions to the Cancer Institute’s annual colon cancer awareness campaign, C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day. C.A.S.U.A.L. Day is an awareness campaign about the importance of early detection and screening for colon cancer. In addition to the awareness, participants dress […]

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  • Mick’s Buzz Off For Cancer Event Set for June 29th

    Join us at Mick’s Barber Shop at 511 Main Street in Honesdale for the 5th Biennial Mick’s Buzz Off For Cancer on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Ask family & friends to make a donation in exchange for your promise to have your hair buzzed. Can’t brave the buzz? Sponsor a “buzzee” […]

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