Category Archives: Community

Thank you from Amy’s Treat

All of us at Amy’s Treat thank you from the bottoms of our hearts for your donation…As a larger and more established organization, Friends of Mel has not only helped its own constituency, but also has forever helped many more people through your mentoring of smaller organizations…We are forever grateful for all your efforts that… Continue Reading

Cancer Garden of Hope Block Party 2012

Join Friends of Mel at the 3rd annual Cancer Garden of Hope Block Party on Saturday, September 8th 2012 from 12-3 pm hosted by The Conquer Cancer Coalition of MA . The event is Free of charge.  Come learn about amazing local cancer resources, listen to live music performed by two-time cancer survivor and recording artist Charlie… Continue Reading

The Center for Cancer Support & Education to receive Mel’s Magic grant for the month of September!

We have chosen The Center for Cancer Support & Education in Arlington, Massachusetts as the recipient of Mel’s Magic grant for the month of September 2012. The Center for Cancer Support & Education is a small grassroots, high impact organization providing cancer support and wellness services to patients, caregivers, family members and health care professionals. They… Continue Reading

See how we’re putting your donation dollars to work!

The Star program has been endorsed by the American Cancer Society and receives financial support from several charitable groups, including the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation in Rhode Island and the Friends of Mel Foundation in Massachusetts.  Featured today on Good Morning America. Go to this link to learn more! Continue Reading

Help us reach our goal of putting Mel’s Bracelet™ on every wrist!

Today our office shipped Mel’s Bracelet™ to 22 states across the country, including: West Virginia, North Carolina, Vermont, New Hampshire, Arizona, Florida, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, Georgia, Virginia, New York, Massachusetts, Missouri, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Idaho, California, Maine, Wyoming, Kentucky, and Oregon.  We are so excited and would love to see Mel’s Bracelet™ on… Continue Reading

Champion the Cure Challenge 2012

Champion the Cure Challenge 2012

Champion the Cure Challenge Saturday August 18th, Bangor ME 1K Family Walk-5K/10/ Walk/Run-25/50/100 Bike Ride-50 Mile Motorcycle Ride benefitting research to support patient care for all types of cancer.  Over $350,000 has been raised since the first Champion the Cure Challenge was held in August of 2010. Join your friends and neighbors Saturday August 18th.… Continue Reading

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