Category Archives: In Memoriam

Gone too soon: CSC remembers Kara Kennedy and Eleanor Poling

Two daughters of renowned Democratic politicians – both of whom faced cancer, both at just 51 years of age – died on September 17th. Kara Kennedy, daughter of late Senator Edward M. Kennedy died of a heart attack. Kennedy was … Continue reading

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CSC President and CEO remembers Steve Jobs

Like most of us, I didn’t know Steve Jobs, but I watched his fight. Mr. Jobs changed our world. He was a true visionary – a legend. But what I admired most in him was his tenacity. In my job … Continue reading

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Remembering cancer adovcates Betty Ford and Laura Ziskin

The cancer community lost two extraordinary women this summer, both brave and outspoken cancer advocates. Betty Ford, who passed away from natural causes at the age of 93, was a powerful force for women’s health and women’s health rights. The … Continue reading

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Cancer advocate Elizabeth Edwards passes away

The Cancer Support Community would like to express its deepest condolences to Elizabeth Edwards’ family. She was a true leader and inspiration to the cancer community. Her resilience in the face of metastatic breast cancer embodies the Cancer Support Community’s … Continue reading

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