Category Archives: Young Leadership Council

Reflections from a friend of the Young Leadership Council

I remember every little detail of that cool and crisp October morning—what I was eating, what I was wearing when my mom broke the news.  She had gone in for a routine check-up and the doctor noticed something on her … Continue reading

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Getting help through uncertain paths

By Victoria Li, a member of CSC’s Young Leadership Council I lost my mother to cancer just a month after I turned 24. Following her diagnosis of stage 4 esophageal cancer, she braved through more than two years of aggressive … Continue reading

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Young leaders host Comedy Night to benefit CSC

By Melanie Sarver, Young Leadership Council Chair We seem to have a history of hosting Comedy Night on the rainiest day of the summer. Yet again, on Thursday, June 13, 2013, it was a torrential downpour outside as the Young … Continue reading

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Where do people get support?

Where Do People Get Support? Featuring Pauline Dweck, Guest Blogger and Proud Young Leadership Council Member As a social worker on an inpatient unit of a New York City hospital, I am reminded, on a daily basis, of just how … Continue reading

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