Latest News from the Cancer Institute

  • Spirit of Hope Celebration Set for November 6th  

      The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and the Board of Ambassadors and Associate Board will host its fourth annual Spirit of Hope Celebration on Friday, November 6, 2014 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm at Mohegan Sun Pocono in the Keystone Grand Ballroom. The event features cocktails, food stations, desserts, music and a live and silent auction. Tickets are […]

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  • CASUAL Day Committee Plans Cast Your Color Vote Event

    The CASUAL (Colon cancer Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day planning committee is finalizing plans to host a Cast Your Color Vote for CASUAL Day 2016 event on Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Courtyard Marriott in Moosic. Attendees will be able to cast their color vote to decide the […]

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  • Oktoberfest Fundraiser Set for September 26th Honors Patricia Musti

    Community member, Geoff Musti and his family and friends are finalizing plans for an Oktoberfest fundraiser on Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Morgan’z Pub and Eatery located at 315 Green Ridge St, Scranton. The event costs $10 per person, which includes a variety of fall beers. The fundraiser will […]

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  • Montage Mountain Supports Spirit of Hope Celebration

    Montage Mountain Resorts in Scranton recently contributed its proceeds from the up sell of a ski and water park pass to the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The money raised, $5,418, from these efforts will benefit the Cancer Institute’s upcoming Spirit of Hope Celebration. The annual Spirit of Hope Celebration is hosted by a group of […]

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  • Judi H Rock On 5 Committee Finalizes September 27th Fundraiser

    Friends and family of a woman from Dunmore who lost her battle with cancer are planning their fifth annual fundraiser, Judi H Rock On 5, to support the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute in her memory.  Judi Hartridge was a vibrant and giving nurse, who passed away after a year-long battle with cancer in December 2007. To […]

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  • Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s Planning Committee Finalizes Cancer Survivors Day

    The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s Cancer Survivors Day Planning Committee have finalized their plans for the 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day. All cancer survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals, family and friends or any individual affected by a cancer diagnosis in northeast Pennsylvania are invited to attend Annual Cancer Survivors Day. Cancer Survivors Day is a dual-location […]

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  • 9th Annual Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament Raises $3,500  to Support the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute

      Committee members from the 9th Annual Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament recently presented a check for $3,500 to the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The tournament is hosted each year at Dunmore High School during Memorial Day Weekend by a group of family and friends of the late Nancy McCormick.  Nancy was a teacher, loving wife, […]

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  • 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day Set for September 12th & September 26th

    Cancer survivors, caregivers, oncology medical professionals and healthcare professionals, current patients and anyone affected by a cancer diagnosis are invited to connect and reunite with each other at the 23rd Annual Cancer Survivors Day hosted by the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. This year participants can choose between two locations/dates for the event. Cancer Survivors Day […]

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  • Mick’s Barber Shop Raises $4,200 at Buzz Off Cancer 2015

    Mick’s Barber Shop in Honesdale, recently hosted Buzz Off Cancer 2015, a special fundraiser that raised $4,200. Buzz Off Cancer 2015 promoted cancer awareness and encouraged individuals to collect pledges from friends and family in return for having their hair or beard buzzed off. The staff at Mick’s Barber Shop volunteered their time at the biennial […]

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  • Benco Dental Supports CASUAL Day

    Our CASUAL Day campaign would not be possible without the participation and volunteers who serve as team captains. We appreciate your continued support of this campaign and want to highlight your efforts! CASUAL Day team captain, Florence Marchesano of Benco Dental spoke with us on how she got involved with CASUAL Day. How did you first hear […]

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