Board of Associates
What is the Board of Associates?
The Board of Associates is a long standing group of volunteers who support patient care and cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center. Since 1965, the Board has grown to include 8 member organizations, which raise money for research and patient care through special projects and events. Over the years, they have raised more than $20 million dollars.
Volunteers are invited to join one of six member organizations made up of 600 volunteers who reside in the five-county area of the Delaware Valley.
- Bucks County Chapter
- Dan's Voice
- Fox Chase Chapter
- Friends of the Hospital of Fox Chase Cancer Center
- Jimbo's Squad
- Main Line Chapter
- Marlyn R. Fein Chapter
For more information or to join a chapter of the Board of Associates, please contact us. Call the Board of Associates Office for further assistance at 215-728-2441.
- The Main Line Chapter Meet-n-Greet
Wednesday, September 10, from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM. Peppercorn, 503 West Lancaster Ave. Wayne, PA
The Main Line Chapter is hosting a cocktail party Meet-n-Greet. Help build the Chapter Member base starting with this event; a great opportunity for those in the Main Line area that may be interested in attending, learning more and hopefully joining. 10% of the proceeds will be donated to the chapter for Fox Chase. Our goal is to involve the Main Line Community and raise money for cancer research and to promote achievements of the scientists and doctors at the hospital.
- 41st Annual Golf Tournament
Monday, September 29, 2014
Sandy Run Country Club
200 E. Valley Green Rd Oreland, PA 19075
Join the Fox Chase Chapter of the Board of Associates for the 41st annual golf tournament. All golfers welcome, $175 includes golf, cart rental and dinner or $50 for dinner and open bar. For more information or to RSVP contact Barb Tursi at 215-728-2441 or Barbara.Tursi@fccc.edu.
- Myrtle Beach Get-A-Way
October 6-10, 2014
4 night stay at the Patricia Grand Hotel
2710 N Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Join the Marlyn Fein Chapter of Board of Associates of Fox Chase Cancer Center for a Myrtle Beach holiday. Transportation, accomodations, and three gala shows (including "The One" at the Alabama Theatre) all included. For information and reservations call Selma Bell at 215-860-3710. All payments are due July 25, 2014.
What Do Board of Associate Volunteers Do?
Our wonderful volunteers join together to do many things, including:
- Raise money for research and patient care through special projects and fundraising events. These include our signature events: Paws for the Cause, a dog walk, held in October and A Night in Monte Carlo in the Spring which features casino games, food and drink and a fabulous silent auction. Our chapters organize gala's, craft bazaars, art shows, Broadway show trips, bingo, fashion shows, golf tournaments, cruise trips, seasonal gift wrapping and the Trading Post thrift shop in Paoli, PA.
- Offer the opportunity to make memorial and honor gifts in support of Fox Chase's cancer programs.
- Volunteer in many areas of the hospital.
- Provide educational programs to our communities.
- Conduct student and adult tours of the Fox Chase Campus.
For more information or to join a chapter of the Board of Associates, please contact us at 215-728-2441.
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