#GivingTuesday – It’s Not a Matter of ‘If’… It’s a Matter of “When”

If cancer has not touched your life already, it will one day. Whether it be through a personal diagnosis, or the diagnosis of a loved one – cancer makes its mark on everyone. It’s not a matter of “if”… it’s a matter of “when.” Meet Jill… she is a cancer survivor. She found hope and Read more about #GivingTuesday – It’s Not a Matter of ‘If’… It’s a Matter of “When”[…]

#GivingTuesday – It’s Not a Matter of ‘If’… It’s a Matter of “When”

If cancer has not touched your life already, it will one day. Whether it be through a personal diagnosis, or the diagnosis of a loved one – cancer makes its mark on everyone. It’s not a matter of “if”… it’s a matter of “when.” Meet Jill… she is a cancer survivor. She found hope and Read more about #GivingTuesday – It’s Not a Matter of ‘If’… It’s a Matter of “When”[…]

Help for Those Going Through Cancer Treatment

The North Star Lodge Patient Emergency Fund, funded by donors to The Memorial Foundation, provides assistance to patients on limited incomes who may be unable to pay for some of their basic needs when they are going through cancer treatment. For those with a limited income, the out-of-pocket costs for each appointment and for cancer Read more about Help for Those Going Through Cancer Treatment[…]

Cancer Treatment

Treating cancer with chemotherapy, targeted therapy, radiation therapy, or a combination of therapies, the purpose is to kill cancer cells and to reduce the size and spread of the tumor. When the signs and symptoms of a cancer partially or completely disappear in response to treatment, it is called remission — a period during which Read more about Cancer Treatment[…]

A Day at North Star Lodge

In a single day at NSL 1. 40 patients receive life saving infusion treatments 2. 6 patients receive complimentary gas cards in order to receive life saving cancer treatments at NSL, thanks to local contributions 3. 2 patients have the comfort of heat and power while enduring cancer treatments at NSL. 4. 20 patients will Read more about A Day at North Star Lodge[…]