Our Partner Stories
The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is proud to partner with many individuals and organizations in the fight against ALL cancers affecting women. These partnerships are saving lives!
Partnering for a Purpose...
As a non-profit, life is always exciting when partnering organizations are able to take their sphere of influence and use it for the greater good. With hundreds of stores across the US, Sport Clips is a business with the opportunity to make a big impact. And their support of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund just
Minneaplis, MN (March 30, 2022) — The Kay Yow Cancer Fund® has awarded a $100,000 cancer research grant to Dr. Deepali Sachdev of Masonic Cancer Center for research in the area of Triple Negative Breast Cancer with an emphasis on its disproportionate effects on Black women. The grant was awarded in support of Dr. Sachdev’s
If you have been a supporter of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund over the last 18 months, you remember a beautiful pink boat that was raffled off last April. And now, as we settle into another year, we have a gorgeous Kay Yow Cancer Fund 15th Anniversary Edition SS21 being raffled – but why? How
Is there anything sweeter than a warm Bojangles’ Bo-Berry biscuit – you know, the piping hot goodness of a biscuit with blueberries baked in, dripping with a delicious glaze icing? Well…only a bo-berry that raises money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund! Over the last 6 years, Bojangles RDU has raised over $730,000 for the
Kay Yow Cancer Fund Announces Partnership with Georgia Tech Women’s Basketball to Provide Access to Quality Cancer Healthcare for Underserved Women in the Atlanta Area
Raleigh, NC (January 28, 2022) – The Kay Yow Cancer Fund® announced a partnership today with Georgia Tech women’s basketball which will result in a $150,000 grant to Northside Hospital for their work in providing access to quality cancer healthcare for underserved women in the Atlanta metro area. The Kay Yow Cancer Fund continues its
This month, NIKE will show up for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund, as they always do – BIG. During a month of Play4Kay games nationwide, we will see the shoes, socks, shirts, and jerseys of the NIKE Kay Yow Collection. NIKE is the gift wrap of this incredibly special time. But how did it start?
If you have turned on a collegiate women’s basketball game lately, you have probably seen Dee Kantner in action. Most likely you didn’t even realize you were seeing Dee – she is a women’s basketball official and one of the best the game has ever seen. As an official, by definition, Dee prefers to go
It was an easy decision for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund Board of Directors. In 2011, the team from UNC Health presented a funding request for digital imaging equipment for a mobile mammography unit. The unit would travel the counties of central North Carolina providing an affordable, accessible screening option to women. The team shared