September 2019 GildaGram Newsletter

Gilda's Club Twin Cities September 18, 2019

You may notice some changes this month in the GildaGram – all of the articles can now be found on our new website, instead of in PDFs! We hope that this will improve your experience.

The only constant is change…

Heraclitus, a Greek philosopher, has been quoted as saying: “change is the only constant in life.” Many people fear (or even loathe) change, but this month, I challenge you to reframe your thoughts on change. Continue reading Libby’s article here.

Volunteers make our mission possible

It’s hard not to brag about our awesome team of volunteers. They are amazing! Without the dedication, support, and talent of hundreds of volunteers, our small staff of six would never be able to offer the 130+ activities we offer each month. 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 “Challenges of Cancer and Work” workshop? Check out our flyers organized by program area to learn more:

Cancer Education Icon
Healthy Lifestyle Icon
Social Opportunities Icon
Cancer Support Icon

Shop for Gilda’s this October!

All month long, businesses throughout the Twin Cities are raising money to offer free cancer support services at Gilda’s Club. Whether you are shopping for fall clothing, groceries, or going out to eat, your normal shopping can help GCTC. 
READ MORE and see the locations here.

Family Fall Festival

Do you have secret (or not so secret) aspirations of being a Ninja Warrior…or maybe even meeting one?!? Well this might be your opportunity! Everyone is welcome to join in on some extra special fall fun on Saturday, October 12 between 3-6pm. There will be some kind of fun for everyone, including:

  • Ninja warrior obstacle course
  • Fun photo booth and family portraits
  • Food trucks (with food available for purchase)

Read more about the Family Fall Festival HERE.

Memorials, Tributes, and Program Partners

A special thanks to all of those who donated as a tribute, to all of our Fall 2019 Program Partners, and a remembrance of those members who have recently died. See our Program Partners, Memorials, and Tributes HERE.

We want to hear from you!

We want to hear from you! We’ve put together a quick and easy survey and would appreciate your participation. It should only take about 10 minutes and your individual responses will be anonymous. We ask that you please complete the survey by Saturday, September 21

Published as part of the September 2019 GildaGram Newsletter. Read more here:

September 2019
GildaGram Newsletter
Clubhouse News –
September 2019
Program News –
September 2019
2019 Oct – Nov – Dec
Program Calendar
Shop for Gilda’s
October Fundraiser
October 12, 2019
Family Fall Festival
Memorials, Tributes, and
Program Sponsors
Annual Member Feedback Survey