December 2019 GildaGram Newsletter

Libby Utter December 16, 2019

Thank you for this year, and read our Comic Book

As 2019 draws to a close, we at Gilda’s Club Twin Cities want to express our gratitude to everyone who makes our community so special. I would also like to thank the Swann family for sharing their story in our amazing year-end appeal comic book, “Don’t Try This Alone.” Continue reading Libby’s article here.

This place is lit…as in both exciting and full of literary resources & opportunities!

The Teen Essay Contest submission deadline is just days away (Dec 31), our library has gotten a makeover, and we have a new creative writing series starting in February! Read more here.

Group and Corporate Volunteering at Gilda’s Club

Improving company culture and productivity doesn’t have to be limited to a conference room. Whether your group already exists or you plan to create one from scratch, volunteering with others at Gilda’s Club is a blast. Read more here.

Read more about GCTC offerings on the program flyers!

What’s the difference between Gentle Yoga and Spring Forest Qigong? What can I learn in the “Brave Beauty in the Face of Cancer” workshop? Check out our flyers organized by program area to learn more:

Don’t Try This Alone – The Swann Family Comic Book

The Swann Family’s lives changed forever the day 15 year old Isadora was diagnosed with cancer. But with outstanding medical care and Gilda’s Club providing a community of support, they didn’t face it alone. Read more about the Swann family in the original Gilda’s Club Twin Cities comic book “Don’t Try This Alone”, and consider making a year-end contribution to support our programs. Read the comic book and donate here.

Save the Date – May 7 – Gather to Give: Spring Fundraiser 2020

Remember the Gilda’s Club Breakfast? We are excited to announce you now have a choice of attending breakfast or lunch at our: “Gather to Give: Spring Fundraiser to benefit Gilda’s Club Twin Cities”. Don’t miss out and save the date – May 7, 2020. Stay tuned for more details, or read our FAQs about the event and how you can get involved even this early here.

Memorials, Tributes, and Program Partners

A special thanks to all of those who donated as a tribute, to all of our Winter 2020 Program Partners, and a remembrance of those members who have recently died. See our Program Partners, Memorials, and Tributes HERE.

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