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...
Kay Yow Cancer Fund Partners with the Dallas Mavericks to Empower the Next Generation in the Fight Against Cancer Raleigh, NC (October 25, 2023) – The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is partnering with the Dallas Mavericks to change the narrative around all cancers affecting women by educating, empowering and equipping the next generation. “We
Raleigh, NC (February 8, 2023) – The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is proud to announce its most recent underserved grant in a check presentation to Upstate Cancer Center in Syracuse, NY. The $50,000 grant was awarded to the She Matters program in conjunction with the Upstate Foundation and will be used to support their peer-to-peer
Enhancing quality cancer care for underserved women at Carle Cancer Institute Normal. RALEIGH, NC (January 20, 2023) – The Kay Yow Cancer Fund, in partnership with Illinois State Athletics and Carle Health Center for Philanthropy, announces a $150,000 grant to be awarded to Carle BroMenn Medical Center in Normal, IL to benefit outreach efforts
WNBA’s Aces and Sky Knock Out Triple Negative Breast Cancer One 3 Pointer at a Time Raleigh, NC – The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is thrilled to have two powerhouse franchises from the WNBA joining our team in the fight against all cancers affecting women. The Las Vegas Aces, member of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA),
Thomas’ support inspired by emotional cancer diagnosis close to home Raleigh, NC (July 18, 2022) – The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is excited to welcome Jasmine Thomas as a National Brand Ambassador. As an ambassador, the Connecticut Sun team captain will promote women’s health equity, unify the sports community to break down barriers to quality
Jasmine (Jas) Thomas is a WNBA player for the Connecticut Sun. Some things that you might already know about Jas are her height at 5’ 9”, she played at Duke University, and she has scored over 3,400 points in her career. What you won’t find on a stat sheet is Jasmine Thomas’ passion for people.
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