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June 24, 2016 Filed under: Community Events — SJWHTF @ 1:05 pm

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Don’t miss this great event! Cancer Fighting Kitchen talk in Sacramento on Friday, October 4th

September 20, 2013 Filed under: Community Events — SJWHTF @ 6:30 pm

Please check out this wonderful 3 minute video and consider registering for the Cancer Fighting Kitchen talk in Sacramento on Friday, October 4th.

The workshop is through the Healing Journeys organization!  Laura Pole is one of the speakers, she is an RN, specialized in oncology and also a chef to cancer patients!  She is a personal friend of Sandra’s and was one of the first persons that Sandra reached out during her cancer journey.  Sandra and Gracie sought Laura’s advice on what to eat during chemotherapy and throughout her treatment period. Sandra has attended a Healing Journey’s conference that was held in San Mateo a few years back and encourages anyone that can or is interested to attend the upcoming conference in Sacramento.  Laura Pole is flying in from Virginia to present her talk in Sacramento.

Click here to register for this event

Cancer Fighting Kitchen talk in Sacramento on Friday, October 4th

September 9, 2013 Filed under: Community Events — SJWHTF @ 8:23 pm

Please check out this wonderful 3 minute video and consider registering for the Cancer Fighting Kitchen talk in Sacramento on Friday, October 4th.

The workshop is through the Healing Journeys organization!  Laura Pole is one of the speakers, she is an RN, specialized in oncology and also a chef to cancer patients!  She is a personal friend of Sandra’s and was one of the first persons that Sandra reached out during her cancer journey.  Sandra and Gracie sought Laura’s advice on what to eat during chemotherapy and throughout her treatment period. Sandra has attended a Healing Journey’s conference that was held in San Mateo a few years back and encourages anyone that can or is interested to attend the upcoming conference in Sacramento.  Laura Pole is flying in from Virginia to present her talk in Sacramento.

Click here to register for this event

Complementary Therapy Symposium 2013

August 23, 2013 Filed under: Community Events,Healing Therapies Foundation — SJWHTF @ 7:59 pm

Save the date for the 2013 Complementary Therapy

When Saturday September 21, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM PDT Add to Calendar Where John Muir Medical Center, Ball Auditorium 1601 Ygnacio Valley Road Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Driving Directions

Symposium.Learn about therapies for symptom management relief utilizing supplements, diet, nutrition, emotions and health.Sponsored by Hospice of the East Bay, CEBONS, and the Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation

Moderator: Rakesh Patel, MD, Western Radiation Oncology

Diet & Nutrition in Symptom Relief: Bernadette Festa, MS, RD, CSO, Oncology Dietician, Alta Bates Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cooking Demonstration: Anne Moselle, Registered Dietician, Lifestyle Rx, ValleyCare Health

Mind/Body Connection: Dr. Lori Mancuso, Lifetime Wellness

 

Please RSVP by September 19th. The fee for this symposium is $15. Attendees will receive 4.5 CE contact hours. Doors open at 8 am for complimentary continental breakfast provided by BrightStar LifeCare. Seminar will start promptly at 8:30. Lunch provided by Aegis of Moraga. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #05148, for 4.5 contact hours. Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #3071. RCFE Course Approval Pending. Vendor #2000313-740-2. Home Health Aide Training in compliance with Condition of Participation 484.36(5)(ii).

 Register Now!

 

Adorned with mardi gras beads are student volunteers…

January 11, 2012 Filed under: Community Events,Ragin' Cajun — SJWHTF @ 4:58 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
The students names in order from left to right are:
Jerdahn Campbell, Olivia Orozco, Alexis Faria and Jessica Techel.

Tri-Valley Trainer Zumba, Yoga and S3 – A Benefit for Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation – on Sat. January 7, 2012

December 29, 2011 Filed under: Community Events,Donations,Healing Therapies Foundation — Tags: — SJWHTF @ 5:31 pm

Tri-Valley Trainer is hosting  a benefit consisting of Zumba, Yoga and S3 classes on Saturday, January 7, 2012.  Individuals can take participate in 1 to 7 classes all for the one low price of $25!  100% of the $25  cost benefits the Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation.  They are located at Stanley Blvd at First Street, in Pleasanton.  To register, contact dan@trivalleytrainer.com.  For more information go to the website at  www.trivalleytrainer.com.

‎19th Free Annual Celebration of Life

June 4, 2011 Filed under: Cancer Patients,Community Events — Tags: , , — SJWHTF @ 5:26 pm

celebrating life‎19th Free Annual Celebration of Life on June 22nd in Pleasanton, Ca from 7pm-9pm at the Faz Restaurant in Four Points Hotel by Sheraton.

RSVP 925) 734-3319. Several guest speakers including Gracie Santos!

Come out and join us for an evening celebrating Survivors through the eyes of our Caregivers.

Ragin Cajun Mardi Gras Cancer Fundraiser Event Tickets are on Sale

January 24, 2011 Filed under: Community Events,Ragin' Cajun — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , — SJWHTF @ 11:35 pm

Jessica Aguirre Ragin’ Cajun is the San Francisco East Bay’s Mardi Gras event of the year! Featuring music, dancing, buffet dinner, beads, live auctions, and more on Friday, February 11, 2011 at the Palm Event Center in Pleasanton, CA. Ragin’ Cajun is the annual fundraiser event for the Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation, which provides cancer patients with financial assistance for complementary healing services during the course of their chemo or radiation therapy.

Master of Ceremonies for this year’s event is none other than Jessica Aguirre the evening anchor for NBC Bay Area News.  Jessica began her career while attending the University of Miami. Before coming to the Bay Area eleven years ago, she anchored and reported in Los Angeles and Miami. She earned Emmy awards for her series on the struggles faced by migrant children and for a series on child molesters. Her series on Cuban boat people trying to make it to the U.S. won an Associated Press award.

Ragin Cajun Healing Therapies Foundation EventThe Annual Ragin’ Cajun event is rolling into town on floats of feathers, beads, and Doubloons! Don’t miss out on your chance to attend a festival of tastes, sounds, and friends while supporting the amazing Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation. Tickets are available online at http://www.healingtherapiesfoundation.org or by calling (866) 862-7270. 

We would like to thank our amazing top event sponsors who are helping to make this event possible: Pacific Transformer, Valley Care Medical Oncology Consultants, Epic Care, Takeda San Francisco, Tri-Valley AlphaGraphics, Contra Costa Oncology, Tri-Valley Community Foundation, Novus Investments, Samantha Sagers-Davenport/MassMutual Financial Group, Ruby Hill Winery, NBC Bay Area News, Smush Media, Select Imaging, Anthem Blue Cross, Diablo Valley Philanthropic Society, Striking Web, Gina Perine Therapeutic Massage, and Fremont Bank.

New Orleans too far this Mardi Gras? No Fear! Ragin’ Cajun is Here!

January 18, 2011 Filed under: Community Events,Ragin' Cajun — Tags: , — SJWHTF @ 12:14 am

Ragin Cajun Healing Therapies Foundation EventRagin’ Cajun is the San Francisco East Bay’s Mardi Gras event of the year! Featuring music, dancing, buffet dinner, beads, live auctions, and more on Friday, February 11, 2011 at the Palm Event Center in Pleasanton, CA. Ragin’ Cajun is the annual fundraiser event for the Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation.

The mission of the Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation is to provide cancer patients, during their treatment period, with financial assistance for complementary healing services.  Complementary and integrative healing therapies include: acupuncture, acupressure, therapeutic massage, deep breathing meditation, and visualization. These healing therapies can provide relief for neuropathy, anxiety, stress, aches, fatigue, nausea and pain.

Ragin Cajun Cancer Fundraiser EventThe foundation is a 100% all volunteer organization. It is established for cancer patients in the Tri-Valley region of the San Francisco Bay Area, CA.

The Annual Ragin’ Cajun event is rolling into town on floats of feathers, beads, and Doubloons! Don’t miss out on your chance to attend a festival of tastes, sounds, and friends while supporting the amazing Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation. Tickets are available online at http://www.healingtherapiesfoundation.org or by calling (866) 862-7270.

We would like to thank our amazing top event sponsors who are helping to make this event possible: Pacific Transformer, Valley Care Medical Oncology Consultants, Epic Care, AlphaGraphics Tri-Valley, Contra Costa Oncology, Tri-Valley Community Foundation, Novus Investments, Palm Event Center, Anthem Blue Cross, Diablo Valley Philanthropic Society, Samantha Sagers-Davenport/MassMutual Financial Group, Gina Perine Therapeutic Massage and Fremont Bank.

Pacific Transformer

Valley Medical Oncology Consultants

Annual Pleasanton Event, Ragin’ Cajun receives support from California based company Pacific Transformer as a Kings Court Sponsor

January 5, 2011 Filed under: Community Events,Ragin' Cajun — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , — SJWHTF @ 6:39 pm

Annual Pleasanton Event, Ragin’ Cajun receives support from California based company Pacific Transformer as a Kings Court Sponsor.

January 7, 2011, Pleasanton, California: Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation announces Pacific Transformer as a Kings Court Sponsor for their third annual “Ragin’ Cajun” fundraiser Event on February 11, 2011 in Pleasanton, California.
Pacific Transformer

Pacific Transformer and their Northern California Sales Manager, Gracie Santos, fully support the efforts of the Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation. “We are proud to help the Foundation and its Northern California cancer patients”, said Pat Thomas, President.  “We also want to support our Northern California customers that have been touched by cancer”, said Gracie Santos. Cancer is a dear cause to Pacific Transformer as just this last year, the Owner’s father and General Manager’s father lost their battle with cancer.

Pacific Transformer has been in business for 30 years and its headquarters is in Anaheim, CA with additional manufacturing plants in Mexico, China and Thailand.  Pacific Transformer is a leading manufacturer of magnetic products (transformers, inductors, coils, etc.) used in a large array of industries from satellites, the Mars Rovers and support orbiters to alternative energy, medical equipment and devices.

Pacific Transformer has a strong design engineering group and excels on custom designed products.  Pacific Transformer is a customer centric company and that’s why “customers are our only assets” says Thomas. For more information about Pacific Transformer visit their website at www.pactran.com or call 800-325-0501.

The mission of the Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation is to provide cancer patients, during their treatment period, with financial assistance for complementary healing services.  Complementary and integrative healing therapies include: acupuncture, acupressure, therapeutic massage, deep breathing meditation, and visualization. These healing therapies can provide relief for neuropathy, anxiety, stress, aches, fatigue, nausea and pain.  The foundation is a 100% all volunteer 501c3 non-profit organization. It is established for cancer patients in the Tri-Valley region of the San Francisco Bay Area, CA.

The location for the Ragin’ Cajun event this year is the beautiful Palm Event Center at 1184 Vineyard Avenue, Pleasanton, California 94566. Join us for Mardi Gras music, dancing, live & silent auctions, and buffet dinner from 6:30 pm until 11 pm. Tickets are now available online for $75 per person.  Event Sponsorships range from $250 to $5,000. Contact us for more information at (866) 862-7270 or visit us online at http://www.HealingTherapiesFoundation.org.

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