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JAM Session Artwork Auction

The artwork for this year’s Jam Session was painted by Ryan Baity, a local artist and musician (he and his bandmates from Ninety Six Ghosts are one of the eight bands this year).  Ryan has decided to offer up this hand-painted poster for a silent auction leading up to the event.
Current bid: $100 (place your bid!)
2017 Jam Session […]

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2017 Devils Hockey Night

[ March 19, 2017 6:00 pm to March 26, 2017 6:00 pm. ] Join the John and Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation for our third annual Fundraiser with the New Jersey Devils on Sunday, March 19, 2017.

Tickets are $50 and include a $10 food voucher.

Email info@mewhiney.org to reserve your ticket today!
 

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2015 Annual Dinner

[ November 21, 2015; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] The John and Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation will be holding its 13th annual fundraiser and dinner at 7 PM on November 21, 2015 at the Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ. Join us for an evening of dinner, drinks, raffles, and auctions.

Contact the Foundation to purchase tickets.

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IASLC Announces Recipients of Advocacy Travel Awards

Lung cancer advocates funded to attend 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC)
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF LUNG CANCER
DENVER, Colo. – The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) announced today the recipients of the Advocacy Travel Awards. Five winners will receive funding to attend the 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer […]

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Foundation Update, July 2015

The John & Amy Mewhiney Foundation has been busy lately! Here are a few of the things we’ve been working on.
Upcoming Events
Save the dates and be on the lookout for more information about some of the exciting events the John & Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation has planned.

Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil: November 1, […]

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Cancer Survivors: Take Part in Tulane Survey

Tulane University is conducting a Survey of Patients with Cancer, and are particularly interested in hearing from lung cancer patients. The survey takes about 10 minutes and asks about people’s healthcare preferences, demographics, and health history. It also presents some recent research findings that may be relevant to patients. The goal is for the study […]

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USPSTF Endorses Screening for Lung Cancer

The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommended CT screening for people between 55 and 79 who smoked a pack a day for 30 years, as well as for current smokers, and those who have quit within the past 15 years. The task force awarded CT scans the same ranking as mammograms, and if their […]

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Available Prizes for Spring Fundraiser

Saturday, April 27, The John and Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation will be hosting a fundraising dinner at Cesco Osteria in Bethesda, Maryland. We will be raffling off prizes– even if you can’t make the event, you can buy tickets for a chance to win! Tickets are $25 for a sheet of 26 tickets.
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Spring Fundraising Dinner

[ April 27, 2013; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Join the John and Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation for our first spring fundraiser. Held at Cesco Osteria in Bethesda, the evening will include a cocktail hour, dinner, and raffles. To purchase tickets, please e-mail us. We hope to see you there!

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2012 Annual Dinner

[ November 17, 2012; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] The John and Amy Mewhiney Cancer Foundation will be holding its tenth annual fundraiser and dinner at 7 PM on November 17, 2012 at the Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ. We hope you can join us for a wonderful evening! If you still need tickets, please email us.

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