Long Beach MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute

16th Annual Team Spirit Breast & Ovarian Cancer Event to Benefit Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial

team-spirit According to the American Cancer Society, one in eight women will develop breast cancer and one in 75 women will develop ovarian cancer during their lifetime. On Sept. 26, the 16th Annual Team Spirit Breast & Ovarian Cancer 5K & 10K will bring together thousands of survivors, family members and friends affected by these cancers to raise funds for the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial.

Cancer Survivors Hit The Runway for Long Beach Memorial’s Women Guiding Women Mentorship Program

Coco Burnam, R.N., cancer survivor, showing off CAbi designer clothing at the 
5th Annual Love Your Mentors Fashion Show and Silent Auction. Julie Molesky, cancer survivor, confidently struts her stuff on the runwayat the 5th Annual “Love Your Mentors” Fashion Show & Silent Auction. More than 300 community members showed their support for the Women Guiding Women: Cancer Support and Education Program at MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial at the 5th Annual “Love Your Mentors” Fashion Show & Silent Auction on Friday, March 20.

New Lung Nodule Center Opens at MemorialCare Todd Cancer Pavilion

memorial-care-health-system The MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial announced the opening of its new Lung Nodule Center today. This new center is not only a vital resource for those who have a high risk for lung cancer, but helps anyone diagnosed with lung nodules get ahead of potential disease.

Sip in the city Events Raise Money for Team Spirit Cancer Support

wine Cancer not only affects the body, it affects the mind and spirit. Over the past 14 years, Team Spirit Long Beach has raised more than $2.2 million for cancer support programs at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial.

14th Annual Team Spirit Breast & Ovarian Cancer Event Raises More Than $222,000

Through philanthropic events, fundraising and sponsorships, more than $200,000 was donated to the Memorial Medical Center Foundation in support of psychosocial cancer programs at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial. Through philanthropic events, fundraising and sponsorships, more than $200,000 was donated to the Memorial Medical Center Foundation in support of psychosocial cancer programs at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial.

New Cancer Pavilion Opens at MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute

The first wave of VIP guests enter the Todd Cancer Pavilion lobby to see a special art piece constructed out of 10,000 origami cranes given to TCI by the community. The first wave of VIP guests enter the Todd Cancer Pavilion lobby to see a special art piece constructed out of 10,000 origami cranes given to TCI by the community. After 20 months of construction the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial has finally opened the doors to their brand-new Todd Cancer Pavilion for special sneak peek events.

Community Comes Through With 10,000 Paper Cranes for Todd Cancer Institute

paper cranes Two fourth grade students from Signal Hill Elementary School pose next to a few of the cranes that their class created for the Todd Cancer Pavilion at Long Beach memorial. Several months ago the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial asked the community for 1,000 cranes.

MemorialCare’s Ray of Hope is a Beacon for Those Touched by Cancer

MemorialCare Ray of Hope Cancer survivors and members of the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute team gathered in front of the newTodd Cancer Pavilion to help turn on the “Ray of Hope” for the first time. Cancer survivors and a team from the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial came together to observe National Cancer Survivors Day and commemorated another Todd Cancer Pavilion construction milestone by unveiling its symbolic “Ray of Hope” beacon on Monday, June 3.

“Key” Step Taken Toward Opening of Todd Cancer Pavilion

Key of Hope Todd Cancer Pavillion Cathy Kopy, Executive Director, MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute and Mike Tuohy, V.P. Project Executive, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. pose with the “Key of Hope” as McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. officially turned over the keys to Long Beach Memorial.

Progress Of Todd Cancer Pavilion Showcased at Dancing for Our Stars Sponsor Party

Rebekah and Tom Bennett, one of the Gala’s six dancing teams, strike a pose after making their big debut. Jim Normandin, president, Memorial Medical Center Foundation, Tamra Kaplan, Chief Operating Officer, Long Beach Memorial, Doug Todd, son of Malcolm C. Todd, founder of the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute, and Cathy Kopy, Executive Director of the Todd Cancer Institute, were all thrilled with the outcome of the Dancing For Our Stars Sponsor Party and the impressive construction headway of the Todd Cancer Pavilion.

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