Returning to the Magic of Colon Camp

June 13, 2022 | Danielle | Cancer Survivorship | 0

I spent last weekend at “Colon Camp,” an annual event by The Colon Club. When I first attended it 14 years ago, we didn’t formally call it that. I think it was referred to as the “Colondar Photo Shoot.” But things have changed around The Colon Club over the years (like the Colondar calendar is…

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Hey Cancer, FU! – A Tribute to John MacLeod

April 23, 2019 | Danielle | Cancer Survivorship | 1

He was a bull in a china shop, and I mean that in the most loving way. If John could read this description about himself, I imagine he’d say, “Damn straight.” I first encountered this man in a bright, white hallway. He was, let’s just say, talking like a passionate, confident sales guy on the…

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The 1.4% (an end of year giving campaign story)

December 11, 2018 | Danielle | Writing | 2

It was almost 9 p.m. on Giving Tuesday, the day Fight CRC kicked off their end of year giving campaign, and I checked my phone – a message posted inside of a private Facebook group caught my attention. “We’re so close to hitting $20,000!” I’d spent weeks leading up to Nov. 27 helping Fight CRC…

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