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An Excuse to Shop (and Support)

Nikki Zelin on October 8, 2020

By shopping with some of our powerful partners, you will be helping to fund everyday support for so many who use Cancer and Careers’ services!

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The 10th National Conference on Work & Cancer Went Virtual!

Maddy Meislin on July 6, 2020

A recap of our 2020 National Conference on Work & Cancer, hosted virtually for the first time ever.

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Beauty with Benefits is Coming, and it's Right on Time

Alicia Chin on May 26, 2020

COVID-19 and the uncertain economy have hit our community especially hard, with many survivors looking to find work--or find work-related advice and support. Through Beauty with Benefits, the beauty industry has stepped up boldly to help. 80% of every purchase will fuel our COVID-19 Relief effort.

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A New Giving Tuesday During COVID-19

Nikki Zelin on May 4, 2020

On May 5th, the philanthropic community is coming together for #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of unity and giving directly related to the urgency charities of all kinds are experiencing.

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Introducing CAC’s New Senior Program Coordinator, Brian Morvant!

Brian Morvant on January 13, 2020

posted in Meet the Staff

Meet CAC’s new Senior Program Coordinator, Brian Morvant!

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The Decade in Review

Rebecca Nellis on January 7, 2020

posted in CAC Resource, Resources

As we welcome a new decade, join us in taking a look back over the past 10 years at CAC.

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Touching Words and Generosity at the Beauty of Giving Luncheon

Alicia Chin on December 23, 2019

posted in Beauty of Giving

The 2019 Beauty of Giving Luncheon was a beautiful afternoon, with many people supporting the programs and services of Cancer and Careers and recognizing the important impact.

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The Holiday Season Is Near — Give Back to Cancer and Careers

Nikki Zelin on December 2, 2019

#GivingTuesday is more than just an inspiring movement — it’s a way for people all over the world to make a huge impact, giving back to what really matters.

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2019 West Coast Conference Review!

Nicole Franklin, MPH on November 11, 2019

Our 5th annual West Coast Conference was a huge success! For the first time we offered CART services and had an additional speaker presenting a new topic, “Setting Boundaries.” Here’s a short recap of the day.

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Shop for Yourself...Give Back to So Many

Leticia Bennett on October 7, 2019

By shopping with some of our powerful partners, you will be helping to fund everyday support for so many who use Cancer and Careers’ services!

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How to Use Time Off From Work to Your Advantage

Nicole Franklin, MPH on September 3, 2019

There are several activities you can undertake to give yourself a professional edge while you’re away from the workforce.

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2019 National Conference Recap

Maddy Meislin on July 22, 2019

Our 9th annual National Conference on Work & Cancer provided attendees with information, confidence, hope and truth. Read on...

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The 2019 National Conference Is Almost Here!

Maddy Meislin on June 3, 2019

Our free, daylong program will deliver essential information and valuable resources on balancing treatment and recovery with employment. Plus, we’re excited to announce some new elements!

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Big and Beautiful: Beauty with Benefits

Alicia Chin on April 29, 2019

The annual QVC fundraiser for Cancer and Careers welcomed an exciting new broadcast partner — HSN — as well as an influx of top-name beauty products donated for the cause.

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A Successful 2019 Midwest Conference!

Nicole Franklin, MPH on April 22, 2019

We’re still reflecting on what an amazing event it was — from the incredible people we met to the informative conversations we had on navigating employment following a cancer diagnosis.

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The 2019 Midwest Conference — Happening This Month!

Nicole Franklin, MPH on March 12, 2019

On Friday, March 29, 2019, Cancer and Careers will host its 6th annual Midwest Conference on Work & Cancer, at Northwestern Prentice Women’s Hospital, in Chicago!

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15 Years and Counting

Rebecca Nellis on March 4, 2019

posted in CEW, Meet the Staff

Last Thursday marked my 15th anniversary at Cancer and Careers. During the past decade and a half, I have changed, the organization has changed…and we have changed each other.

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Shop for Yourself…Give Back to So Many

Alicia Chin on October 8, 2018

This month brings a wealth of products and deals for you — as well as programs and services to champion in support of others. It’s time to shop for a cause!

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Meet Our New Program Coordinator!

Sissy Silva on September 24, 2018

I’m Sissy Siva. I am very excited to be joining CAC’s Program Team and to support its efforts to empower patients and survivors to thrive in their careers and beyond.

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