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Cancer Happens® Summer Online

Cancer Happens® Summer Online

On June 10th, Cancer Pathways hosted a professional development webinar for those who wanted to learn more about our Cancer Happens® Teen Education program, which we provide at no cost to the community, and discussed how to most effectively implement it at schools and...

Volunteer Spotlight: Mike Thomason

Volunteer Spotlight: Mike Thomason

  April is National Volunteer Month! This year, we want to spotlight someone who is very special to us. Mike Thomason became involved with Cancer Pathways through Interior Architects, an architecture firm whose volunteers had not only helped us out with Camp...

Sun Protection

Sun Protection

Spring has sprung and the sun has peeked through the clouds. At the moment, many of us are stuck inside and have to remember to keep six feet of physical distance between ourselves and others (learn more at CDC.gov). If you do venture outside for essential reasons –...

Cancer Happens eLearning

Cancer Happens eLearning

Hello Educators, As schools across the country are closing due to (COVID-19), Cancer Pathways is here to help students continue their education from home. We would like to offer our online modules, Cancer Happens® eLearning, to those students and faculty working...

Cancer Happens eLearning

Meet Our Health Educators!

Meet just a few of the fantastic folks who present Cancer Happens, our teen cancer prevention curriculum, in high schools in Washington state and beyond! Dana Alvin ♦ Alma Mater: University of Georgia ♦ Degree: Masters of Public Health ♦ Joined Cancer Pathways: August...

Brighton Jones Volunteer Spotlight

Brighton Jones Volunteer Spotlight

Brighton Jones is a wealth management and financial advisory company that started here in Seattle. For their 20th anniversary, they sent groups of employees out to local nonprofits to volunteer for the day. We were one of those lucky nonprofits and were visited by six...

HPV & the HPV Vaccine

HPV & the HPV Vaccine

HPV and the HPV Vaccine One of the topics we cover in our Cancer Happens ® classroom presentation is how important it is to get the HPV vaccine. In speaking with teens and preteens over the years, we discovered that there’s a lot of confusion around this topic. So...

HPV Champion: Jana Mastrogiovanni, Cancer Happens in the South

HPV Champion: Jana Mastrogiovanni, Cancer Happens in the South

HPV Champion: Cancer Happens in the South - Program Manager Jana Mastrogiovanni Our Jana Mastrogiovanni has been named an HPV Champion in the state of Georgia for Cancer Happens, our cancer education and prevention program for teens. Jana spearheaded our southern...

Featured Volunteer: Mike Abella, owner of 1000 Words Events

Featured Volunteer: Mike Abella, owner of 1000 Words Events

If you have ever attended the Fashion Show or the Golf Classic, you’ve seen our long-time friend and photographer Mike Abella, who has worked with us for over ten years. His first event with Cancer Pathways, which was Gilda’s Club at the time, was the 2008 Surviving...

Welcoming our new Program Director, Dr. Mary Nicholas

Welcoming our new Program Director, Dr. Mary Nicholas

  New Program Director: Dr. Mary Nicholas Cancer Pathways is pleased to welcome Mary Nicholas, Ph.D., as its new Program Director. Mary joins us during a time of growth and expansion. She will help us broaden our current programs and create innovative new programming...

Featured Volunteers: Don & Barb Berger, of the Seattle Wedding Show

Featured Volunteers: Don & Barb Berger, of the Seattle Wedding Show

For 17 years, Cancer Pathways has been the charity beneficiary of the Seattle Wedding Show, but few know the story of this connection. In the beginning, when Don and Barb Berger were at the early point in their business when they felt they could really ‘make a go of...

Featured Volunteer: Annie Fisher

Featured Volunteer: Annie Fisher

We are thrilled to feature this month’s Volunteer Spotlight, Annie Fisher. Annie donates her time and expertise to making our models look stunning as they walk the runway at Cancer Pathways’ Annual Surviving with Style Fashion Show & Gala, our biggest fundraiser...