The Belinda Sue Fund for Ovarian Cancer Awareness & Research, Inc. was founded on November 1, 2011. The purpose of the Fund is to increase public awareness of Ovarian Cancer and to support organizations in advancing their research in the identification of an effective Ovarian Cancer screening tool.
Thomas S. Nantais, Chairman & Treasurer
Jacqueline Prince, President
Lisa M. Cruz, Secretary
Cynthia L. Ulreich, NP-C, AOCNP
5th Annual Gala
Saturday, April 16, 2016
The Henry, Dearborn, MI
The event was a HUGE SUCCESS!!
We have co-funded
The Belinda Sue Fund/Mary-Jane Welker
Early Detection Research Grant
with a portion of donations received.
Pictured below is Dr. Sophia George of the University of Miami
receiving the award on March 20, 2016 at
Meeting in San Diego.
The Sharon Elaine Foundation was founded
in memory of Sharon Elaine who passed away from Ovarian Cancer in
October 2011. The purpose of this wonderful organization is
to gift custom-made human hair wigs to cancer survivors. To
learn more visit:
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Tom Nantais and Caroline Maykovich were interviewed by WXYZ Detroit on Saturday, September 26, 2015 promoting Ovarian Cancer awareness!
Tom Nantais and Caroline Maykovich, daughter of Tom and Belinda Sue, were interviewed on Detroit's local news station WDIV by Dr. Frank McGeorge about the BRCA1 gene mutation.
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We have met our research seed grant funding goal with the Foundation for Women's Cancer!
We co-funded the grant with Patrick Welker who lost his wife, Mary-Jane, to Ovarian Cancer. The deserving researcher, Dr. Sophia George of the University of Miami, was awarded the grant at FWC's Annual Meeting in San Diego in March 2016
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Auburn Hills, MI 48321 | 248-432-6432