Posted on 25 September 2014
From raffles to candy grams, the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center research team has come up with some “Spooktacular” ways to help raise money for the United Way of Miami-Dade.
Hotel accommodations, dinners, and yoga and gym packages are just some of the prizes that will be awarded during two raffle drawings on Friday, November 21. To purchase raffle tickets, email email@example.com, call 305-243-4889, or stop by the Clinical Research Building, Room 1542.Ticket prices vary depending on the category of prizes.
The Sylvester research team’s “Spooktacular Candy Gram” distribution takes place on Halloween Friday, October 31. Send Spooktacular Candy Grams to friends, colleagues, or that person down the hall or in the cube next door. Each Spooktacular Candy Gram is $1, so bring your list to CRB 1542 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please have the building and room number for each recipient ready at the time of purchase.
Posted on 15 September 2014
The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Office of Research Administration will hold a breakfast sale on Tuesday, September 23 between 7:30 and 9:30 a.m. to support the fundraising efforts of employees who have signed up with Team UM Sylvester as riders and virtual riders in the upcoming Dolphins Cycling Challenge V. Various breakfast snacks will be sold in front of the 15th Street Garage. Please be sure to pass by and support Team UM Sylvester.
Posted on 11 September 2014
The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the United Way of Miami-Dade are sponsoring a Spooktacular Luncheon, with food donated by many local restaurants, between 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Monday, October 27, in the Clinical Research Building, room 692. If you are interested in enjoying spooktacular food and supporting the United Way, please stop by CRB 1542 or 1512 to purchase tickets in advance. Tickets are $8 each. For more information, contact Jessica Haft at 305-243-5484. All the proceeds will go to Sylvester/United Way fundraising efforts.
Posted on 11 September 2014
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Well ’Canes is offering free mammogram screenings to UM faculty and staff. During the month of October, female faculty and staff members over the age of 35 who are enrolled in a UM/Aetna medical plan are eligible to receive a free 2-D and, if they wish, a 3-D mammogram screening at the UM/Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. By adding a 3-D mammogram to the routine 2-D mammogram, cancer detection may increase by 27 percent. Learn more here.
Screening appointments will be available every Wednesday at the center’s Miami location and on Thursday, October 16, at its Deerfield location. For additional details and to learn how you can schedule an appointment, please click here.
Posted on 07 August 2014
The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Office of Research Administration is holding a pizza sale to support the fundraising efforts of employees who have signed up with Team UM Sylvester as riders and virtual riders in next February’s Dolphins Cycling Challenge V. Cheese and pepperoni pizzas will be pre-sold only for $15 each, and available for pick up on Wednesday, August 13, at lunchtime in the Clinical Research Building, 6th floor. Please email Nikki Waskiewicz at NWaskiewicz@med.miami.edu by Monday, August 11 to place your order.