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2015 National Cancer Survivors Day

12 - 3 pm Sunday June 7, 2015

30th Anniversary Celebration of Life Rally

12 - 3 pm Sunday June 7, 2015

12 – 3 pm Sunday June 7, 2015

12 – 3 pm, Sunday, June 7, 2015  (map & directions)

Richard & Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park
47th & Roanoke – just West of the Country Club Plaza

Entertainment by:

  • KC Marching Cobras

    KC Marching Cobras

  • Southern Vixen KC

    Southern Vixen KC

  • Refreshments
  • Free photo portraits
  • Prize drawings
  • Hallmark appreciation giveaway table
  • Appearances by area news celebrities
  • Lots more fun!
  • All is FREE

Visit with the cancer support organizations from the Kansas City area

Celebrate Survivorship with CANCERVERSARY CAKE

We have a reason to celebrate cancer survivorship and that reason is YOU!

Cancer CAN be battled and beaten! For more information: 816-854-5050


Come to the 29th annual Kansas City observance of National Cancer Survivors Day 2014 CELEBRATION OF LIFE RALLY honoring John Holt, prostate cancer survivor and co-anchor FOX4 News, 2014 winner of the Richard A. Bloch Cancer Survivorship Award – 12 noon to 2 PM – Sunday, June 1, Bloch Cancer Survivors Park 48th & Roanoke, West of the Country Club Plaza

  • Area Cancer Support Organizations!2014-John-Holt-Poster
  • Prize Drawings!
  • Live Music featuring Southern Vixen KC!
  • Free Photo Portraits
  • Lots More Fun

Cancer CAN be battled and beaten! For more information: 816-854-5050

Major gifts add to cancer treatment options in the Kansas City area

The $6 million, 17,000-square-foot Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Center on Hospital Hill was made possible by a $2.3 million gift from the R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation plus other philanthropic support. It is named for Richard and Annette Bloch, shown in a 2002 file photo.

February 26, 2014 by Diane Stafford
The Kansas City Star

The new Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Center has opened at Truman Medical Centers.

Cancer Insurance Checklist

pdf-homeFrom the Cancer Support Community, the Cancer Insurance Checklist is a valuable tool. It is designed to help you when shopping for insurance on your state’s Health Insurance Marketplace/Exchange if you have cancer, a history of cancer, or are at risk for cancer. Click below to get the checklist:

Patient Advocate Foundation


Financial assistance to those who qualify. The Patient Advocate Foundation working through the Komen Treatment Assistance Program Financial Aid Fund is offering a one-time grant of $300 to financially and medically qualified patients to cover expenses for lymphedema care and supplies, durable medical equipment, transportation costs associated with getting to and from treatment, prosthesis and wigs, or childcare and/or eldercare necessitated by treatment.

To apply, patients should call the Financial Aid Fund division of PAF at (855) 824-7941. Additional details of this program can be found in the press release text below or at

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