As the weather becomes cooler and the holidays draw near, we pause and offer a moment of gratitude to you. Thank you for standing up for cancer care in Maine. Because of your support, we are changing the landscape of this disease in our state.
Congratulations to Team Not Yet Net, our #1 fundraising team from the Twilight 5K!
Not Yet Net raised an impressive $11,893 to help the fight against cancer in Maine.
The team enjoyed a night out in the WMTW/8 Skybox at the Portland Seadogs and enjoyed refreshments provided by Town & Country Federal Credit Union.
PORTLAND, Maine — The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation has awarded a $5 million grant to Maine Medical Center (MMC) for the creation of a statewide initiative to improve the prevention, early detection and treatment of lung cancer in Maine, where incidence rates and deaths due to lung cancer are among the highest in the nation, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Maine Lung Cancer Prevention and Screening (Maine LungCAPS) Initiative is a four-year multi-institution, multi-disciplinary collaboration of Maine health care providers and stakeholders.