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.

Member Organizations

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.

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.

Events

  • August 29, 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter – Macy's Shop for A Cure
    Contact Debbie at 215-552-9216.
  • September 26, 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter trip to Something Rotten
    Broadway Show/Bus Trip (New York)  
    For tickets, contact Harriet Kauffman, 215-969-8366.
  • September through January 2016: Marlyn Fein Chapter – Mah Jongg Cards
    Contact the Board of Associates at 215-728-2441 or Joyce at 215-886-8670.
  • October 3, 2015: Kegs and Corks for David Wiest Cancer
    The Event Center by Cornerstone, 215-728-2966 New Hope, PA.
    Contact David.Wiest@fccc.edu.
  • October 18, 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter Annual Membership Brunch
    Philmont Country Club, Huntingdon Valley, PA
    For more information, contact Sharyn Litvin, 215-728-4797, Sharyn.Litvin@fccc.edu.
  • October 20, 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter Boscov's Friends Helping Friends
    Neshaminy Mall, Bensalem, PA
    For information, contact Shirley Bloch, 215-938-1323.
  • October 24-November 1, 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas Bahamas Cruise
    Leaving from Baltimore, MD. For information, contact Selma Bell, 215-860-3710.
  • Saturday-Sunday, November 7-8, 2015: 19th Annual George Bramhall Memorial Art Exhibition & Sale Bucks County Chapter The Event Center by Cornerstone New Hope, PA The Bucks County Chapter of Fox Chase Cancer Center’s Board of Associates will host the 18th Annual George Bramhall Memorial Art Exhibition and Sale featuring works by more than 22 of the region’s finest artists. The event will feature live music, cocktails, catered hors d’oeuvres, and a raffle for an original piece of art. For reservations call Patti Ogiony, 215-833-0187,  jogiony@aol.com. Free admission and parking for the public event on Sunday. For general information and sponsorship opportunities, visit www.bccfccc.org.
  • November 10, 2015: "The Girl on the Train"
    Maggio's, Southampton, PA
    A discussion of the book by by Paula Hawkins. For information contact Rosemary Shugar, 215-673-6331.
  • November through December 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter – Entertainment Book Sales
    PA and NJ (FCCC Cafeteria). Contact the Board of Associates at 215-728-2441
  • November through December 24, 2015: Marlyn Fein Chapter – Holiday Gift Wrapping
    (Willow Grove Mall) Contact Harriet Kauffman at 215-969-8366

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.

[8/25/2014]

Contact Us




Board of Associates
Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111
giving@fccc.edu
215-728-2441
Debra Sniger,
President
Board of Associates
Debra.Sniger@fccc.edu
215-728-2441

Officers

Debra Sniger
President
Daniel Levin
Vice President
Barbara Klimowicz
Vice President,
Executive Member-at-Large
Corinne Roxby
Treasurer