National Patient Support & Advocacy The Chris Elliott Fund’s work and service spans across the country. This March, Chris Elliott Fund’s President and CEO took flight again to meet, speak and sit down with experts in the healthcare industry to advocate for brain cancer patients. Here is a snapshot into the travels of Dellann and […]
National Patient Support & Advocacy The Chris Elliott Fund’s work and service spans across the country. This March, Chris Elliott Fund’s President and CEO took flight once again to meet, speak and sit down with experts in the healthcare industry to advocate for brain cancer patients. Here is a snapshot into the travels of Dellann […]
On January 22nd the Chris Elliott Fund joined forces with Foundation Medicine for a dinner at Cuoco in the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle.
On Saturday, January 18th 2014, Tamara DePorter, Chris Elliott Fund’s Vice President competed as Mrs. Seattle, as part of the Mrs. Washington America pageant. Her platform is brain cancer and brain tumor patient education and advocacy for advanced treatment for patients, something we appreciate so very much and are proud to have her as our […]
This week the Chris Elliott Fund traveled across the country to learn and advocate on behalf of our patients. Patient support and advocacy is not only about working daily with patients and caregivers, it is also about regularly meeting and working with industry professionals and experts on behalf of our patients.
The Chris Elliott Fund has been a 501(c)3 non-profit, an organization devoted to brain cancer patient advocacy and advancements in patient care, for 11 and a half years. But until now we have not had a formal Patient Support Services Center. Grand Opening In July of 2013 we moved into our new Redmond, Washington offices. […]
Below is poem authored by the Denise Howell Team (the force behind Babes Against Brain Cancer) in light of a brain tumor diagnosis. Please offer your comments and thoughts in the comments below. Miracle Eve We find ourselves, On this day, Searching on the clinical shelves Tomorrow may, show the way, To how we […]
About Giving Tuesday: #GivingTuesday was a new national day of giving added to the calendar on November 27th, 2012, the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Please join us on December 3rd, 2013 to take part in a call to action that will change the calendar and help make history. We are celebrating […]
Today we share with you the story of Frank and Heather. 25 year old Frank is the caregiver for his wife Heather, also 25, who was diagnosed with grade 3 brain cancer last December. Frank received 2 separated nominations by Arlone and Belinda for CEF’s Caregiver of National Caregiver Month Award. Heather’s journey through cancer […]
Today we hear from Karen who nominated Brian, her brother, who took care of their mother after she was diagnosed with Grade 4 Glioblastoma. Karen shares a few words about Brian, her caregiver hero: “My brother dropped everything to stay and take care of our mom after she was diagnosed with grade 4 GBM. He […]