Golf Outing to Benefit Local Non-Profits

Venture Global Engineering Foundation (VGE) announces its 5th annual golf fundraising event to be held on Saturday July 21. For the third year in a row, the group will again be hosting golfers at not one, but two, golf courses: the Wyndgate Country Club and the WestWynd Golf course in Oakland Township. This is a monumental year for the foundation as they plan on eclipsing the $1,000,000 figure in total proceeds in the fifth year of the event. The all-volunteer VGE Foundation, founded in 2014, … [Read more...]

100 Faithful Friends Helps New Day Foundation for Families

New Day Foundation for Families, a leader in the fight against Cancer Related Financial Toxicity (CRFT), was chosen to receive a donation of $10,000 from 100 Faithful Friends, a Rochester-area group dedicated to making an impact in their community. The check was presented to New Day Foundation Co-founder Gina Kell Spehn by Lana Doneth, Nancy Benedettini and Steve Benedettini, all co-founders of 100 Faithful Friends.  The group made their contribution standing in front of the New Day “Wall of … [Read more...]

Outdoor Workout to Benefit New Day Foundation for Families

Join trainers from Startling Line Health and Fitness (SLHF) this Tuesday, September 12 at 6:00 p.m. at Rochester Municipal Park for a bootcamp class to benefit local families facing cancer. Proceeds from the event, which costs $20 per person, will benefit New Day Foundation for Families, a Rochester-based nonprofit dedicated to reducing the effects of financial toxicity and emotional stress caused by cancer. Their programs are intended to have a positive impact on treatment outcomes and … [Read more...]

Still Time to Help the New Day Hope-A-Thon

The New Day Hope-a-Thon Matching Gift Challenge runs through Friday, May 19, 2017. Every dollar given to New Day Foundation for Families during this time will be matched by a donor. Donate today at www.foundationforfamilies.org/donate-now or by check to New Day Foundation for Families, P.O. Box 81252, Rochester, MI. 48308. One hundred percent of your donation will do to the New Day Foundation for Families, making it worth 200 percent. Gina Kell Spehn, executive director and … [Read more...]

Free Stylists and Clothing to Local Women Facing Cancer on May 13 at Great Oaks County Club

Cabi Shopping Event to Provide Free Stylists and Clothing to Local Women Facing Cancer You might wonder what a clothing company and a cancer charity have in common, yet it all comes down to relationships for both. Cabi, a clothing company specializing in the experience of shopping at home, and New Day Foundation for Families, a non-profit dedicated to alleviating the financial toxicity of cancer for families, are partnering to help transform the wardrobes of dozens of local cancer patients … [Read more...]

New Day Foundation for Families Receives Needed Grant

The Women’s Fund Presents Grant to New Day Foundation for Families The Women’s Fund recently presented New Day Foundation for Families with a $2500 grant for their Program for Positive Impact Program. New Day Foundation for Families provides financial stability and profound hope to cancer patients, spouses and children fighting cancer. The Women’s Fund grant will help to pay core household bills, reduce the effects of financial toxicity, and have a positive impact on treatment … [Read more...]

Sam’s Game 2017 at Oakland University this Sunday

Sam’s Basketball Game Pits #TeamOpto Against the (Very) Old School Team to Benefit New Day Foundation for Families   Sam Kell is a 15-year-old diagnosed with brain cancer in November 2015, who remains an avid basketball player at Stoney Creek High School in Rochester. Sam’s Game will pit his teammates and friends, #TeamOpto, against supporters of his battle with cancer, the Old School Team, including WXYZ Meteorologist Dave Rexroth and WXYZ’s own Brad Gali; former Division 1 basketball … [Read more...]

100 Women Who Care of Greater Rochester Reaches $250,000 Donated to Local Charities

100 Women Who Care of Greater Rochester Reaches $250,000 Donated to Local Charities Through its Unique Philanthropic Model The goal is simple, gather 100 women together to donate $100 each to a local charity in one night. Founded in 2013, 100 Women Who Care of Greater Rochester has now turned into 255 committed members, donating $100 four times a year to a nonprofit chosen by the group.  On November 9, the group met for its 14th time since its inception. After hearing from three submitted … [Read more...]

New Day Foundation to Host Annual Holiday Gift Giving Program

New Day Seeks Holiday Gift Giving Program Sponsors for Families No child should go without at the holidays. The New Day Foundation for Families holiday gift giving program, which strives to soften the financial impact faced by cancer families during the holiday season, is seeking individuals, companies or groups to sponsor a family this year.   Last year, New Day provided 23 families with gifts at a special holiday celebration held in downtown Rochester.  The second annual Lights, … [Read more...]

The Women’s Fund is Looking for Grant Recipients

The Women’s Fund is looking for non-profit organizations that are in need of assistance and can benefit from their grants. The Women’s Fund provides focused grants to local non-profit organizations throughout Oakland County that support women. Grants are awarded once a year and applications must be submitted by October 14 to be considered. Requests for funding must be submitted on a Women’s Fund Grant Application. For grant requests of $1000 or less, use the Short Form Application and for … [Read more...]