Beautiful Lengths: The Kindest Cut of All

Beautiful Lengths: The Kindest Cut of All

 A precious organic byproduct of the American Cancer Society SCV Unit’s Relay For Life in May was the collection of many long ponytails – donated by Relay attendees wanting to help restore a sense of normalcy and self-esteem to women affected by cancer. The dozens of...
Remembering Our Dear Friend Judith Enzer Harris

Remembering Our Dear Friend Judith Enzer Harris

We lost a true community treasure on July 15 when Judith Enzer Harris died. A veteran psychotherapist, cherished humorist, popular lecturer, author, two-time cancer survivor, friend to all, and beloved matriarch, Judy was an inspiring counselor and nurturer to...
News From The American Cancer Society, SCV Unit

News From The American Cancer Society, SCV Unit

 With its western theme and upbeat atmosphere, the American Cancer Society of Santa Clarita Valley’s Relay For Life 2017, “Giving Cancer the Boot” elevated more than spirits for its 4,000 attendees, it raised some serious greenbacks. Although donations are still...
News from the American Cancer Society SCV Unit

News from the American Cancer Society SCV Unit

 It really does “take a village.”  Indeed, when a collective of caring people come together for the sake of helping others, great outcomes can occur.  And so it was on Saturday February 25, when a community of cancer research, treatment and support experts joined...
News from the American Cancer Society SCV Unit

News from the American Cancer Society SCV Unit

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, so now is the time to discuss the disease that affects one in seven men.  If you’re a male under age 40, your chances of developing prostate cancer are very small, but after age 50, the risk rises rapidly.  According to...
News from the American Cancer Society, SCV Unit

News from the American Cancer Society, SCV Unit

The American Cancer Society Santa Clarita Valley Unit is a busy force in the fight against cancer and creation of more birthdays. On May 21-22 Relay For Life, the non-profit’s signature outdoor 24-hour team fundraiser, raised approximately $350,000, with monies still...
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

 The good news about colorectal cancer is that it’s 90 percent curable when detected early.  Indeed, getting timely removal of polyps – tiny growths on the inner lining of the colon or rectum that can change in time and become cancerous – can make a major difference...
Join the Relay for Life Family

Join the Relay for Life Family

With the New Year upon us, many people are making resolutions to live a healthier, happier 2016.  Among their plans are eating more nutritiously, getting regular exercise, and getting involved in causes that serve their communities and benefit humankind.  The...

American Cancer Society SCV Unit News

 Fighting for a future with less cancer and more birthdays, the American Cancer Society SCV Unit is hosting two events in our neighborhood. November 14: Ho-Ho-How to Ring in the Holidays and Support Relay The gift-giving spirit of the holiday season will help fight...
News from the American Cancer Society, SCV Unit

News from the American Cancer Society, SCV Unit

Fighting for a future with less cancer and more birthdays, the American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. The ACS is hosting two upcoming events in your...