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Today is National Cancer Survivors Day – Welcome to the Celebration

Sunday, June 05, 2016
Welcome to National Cancer Survivors Day® 2016! Tens of thousands of people in hundreds of communities around the world are celebrating life with you today. On this 29th annual Celebration of Life, cancer survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals, family members, and friends will  Read More

National Cancer Survivors Day Is Almost Here – Help us Raise Awareness and Spread the Word.

Friday, June 03, 2016
National Cancer Survivors Day® – the Celebration of Life we’ve been anticipating all year – is almost here! On Sunday, June 5, 2016, tens of thousands of people around the world will gather in their local communities to celebrate life. Help us raise awareness of the c  Read More

5 Tips for Capturing the Perfect Photo at Your National Cancer Survivors Day Celebration

Thursday, June 02, 2016
The stage is set, the guests have arrived, and the celebration is about to begin. National Cancer Survivors Day® will be filled with special moments everyone will want to remember. And you’ll want to be sure to have a camera (or two, or three) on hand to document it all. Is your c  Read More

Learning to Love My Body and Live Out Loud

Thursday, May 05, 2016
[ NCSD Guest Blog Post by Morgan Thompson ] Scared. Confused. Hurt. Ashamed. When I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma at just 26 years old, I was overwhelmed with so many different emotions, but the feeling of shame kept washing over me. I naively believed that cancer was something  Read More

Check Out These Unique Keepsakes You Can Order for Your National Cancer Survivors Day Event

Thursday, March 31, 2016
When cancer survivors leave your National Cancer Survivors Day® celebration, give them something to remember it by with official NCSD souvenirs and merchandise – on sale through Wednesday, April 6, in the NCSD Merchandise Catalog. (http://www.ncsd.org/PDFs/2016_National_Cancer_Survivor  Read More

3 New Theme Ideas for National Cancer Survivors Day

Thursday, March 24, 2016
On Sunday, June 5, 2016, tens of thousands of people in hundreds of communities around the world will gather to celebrate life after cancer. As you start planning your own community’s celebration, you may want to think about giving your National Cancer Survivors Day® event a theme.   Read More

Here’s How You Can Become Part of the Survivors Day Community

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Did you know that the National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation has an active cancer survivor and supporter community on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter? Yes, we’re on Instagram now! We’d love for you to be a part of that community as well. Connect with the NCSD Foundation, as we  Read More

How to Plan a National Cancer Survivors Day Event in 7 Simple Steps

Wednesday, March 02, 2016
On National Cancer Survivors Day®, tens of thousands of people from across the globe will gather in their local communities to honor cancer survivors, to bring attention to the ongoing challenges of cancer survivorship, and to show the world that life after a cancer diagnosis can be fruitful  Read More

What’s that? National Cancer Survivors Day 2016 is Only 100 Days Away?

Thursday, February 25, 2016
Yes, you read that right. The countdown is officially on. We're just 100 days away from National Cancer Survivors Day® 2016! And guess what? Now is the time to start planning an NCSD event in your community. The National Cancer Survivors Day® website has a step-by-step gui  Read More

It’s That Time Again – Time to Start Planning for National Cancer Survivors Day 2016!

Thursday, February 18, 2016
Registration is now open for National Cancer Survivors Day® 2016. And it’s time to start planning your celebration! On Sunday, June 5, 2016, thousands of people from across the globe will gather in their local communities to honor cancer survivors and to show the world that life af  Read More