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  • One Month to go…

    TEAM KEVIN rocks the Panasonic NYC Triathlon   In just over one month TEAM KEVIN will swim the Hudson and run and bike through New York finishing in Central Park. We cannot begin to express our gratitude to this team - Suzie Baer, Jill McConnell, Susan Clifford, Duncan Wilson, Rob Doolittle, and Jenny Godnick - for participating on behalf of the Elixir Fund. Their dedication and their enthusiasm ...

    Posted at June 15, 2015 | By : | Categories : Events,News | Comments Off on One Month to go…
  • There are many ways to donate life.

    #CelebrateLife #DonateLife Yesterday I had the honor of participating in the NJ Sharing Network’s 5th Annual 5K as part of TEAM SUSIE. NJ Sharing Network is an organization dedicated to organ and tissue donation. I joined Susie’s family and friends to honor her gift of life as an organ donor along with thousands of other donors, donor families, organ recipients, ...

    Posted at June 8, 2015 | By : | Categories : Events,News | Comments Off on There are many ways to donate life.
  • Paint-a-Treasure Joins the Elixir Fund Registry

    We would like to welcome Paint-a-Treasure to the Elixir Fund Registry. This represents our first business that provides family activities or outings as well as a great birthday party idea for kids. Whether it is the parent or a child that is impacted by a chronic illness, the family needs time to take a break; to forget about doctors, treatments, and illness, even for just a few ...

    Posted at June 1, 2015 | By : | Categories : Events,News | Comments Off on Paint-a-Treasure Joins the Elixir Fund Registry
  • Hunterdon Hematology Oncology joins the Elixir Fund Registry

    We are pleased to announce that Hunterdon Hematology Oncology has signed on to participate in the testing of the Elixir Fund Registry. This is particularly exciting because it means that friends and family can help offset the cost of co-pays and treatment by buying gift certificates, through the registry, to be used at Hunterdon Hematology Oncology. When we envisioned the Elixir Fund Registry, we saw it as a way to help support patients and their families ...

    Posted at May 26, 2015 | By : | Categories : Events | Comments Off on Hunterdon Hematology Oncology joins the Elixir Fund Registry
  • “Operation Choose Joy.”

    Steve Hartman of CBS News has a wonderful segment called "On the Road." As soon as they announce that it will be on, I start to well up. He typically focuses on regular folks doing something simple and kind. Last week he profiled a young woman named Robyn whose mother Carla has been diagnosed with terminal cancer and they have chosen to find the joy in it. Wearing red noses to chemo appointments led to ...

    Posted at May 18, 2015 | By : | Categories : Events,News | Comments Off on “Operation Choose Joy.”