August 21, 2021...We are no longer working with Pay-Pal until further notice. There was fraud associated with our account, so please no DONATIONS AT THIS TIME. We will make other arrangements for Donations, thanks.
August 28, 2021...The Men's Cancer Network, Inc. will be hosting the 5th session of their Brother's Cancer Support Group Meeting. The session will take place on August 28th, 2021, at 10am Pacific Time. August is Caregiving and Faith Healing Month; in this session, you will be hearing from guest speakers who will be presenting these topics. Guest speakers are Rev. Dr. Rosy Medina, Andrea Harlin, and Pastor Oliver E. Buie. The attached flyer has more information on the session, along with the zoom link you can access to register. In case you can't access the link from the pdf, here it is: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vf-urrjoqHd3FziC10MhHrt23Q4nxZP6w. If you know anyone who can benefit from this session, please feel free to share it with them.
Thank you, and take care.
July 24, 2021...The Men's Cancer Network Inc. will be having its July Brother's Cancer Support Group Meeting. The topics that will be focused on during this month's support group meeting are amputees & care-givings. Guests include Gloria Gamble and Carl D. Robinson, CEO and associate, respectively, of the J'Lyn All-American Amputee Foundation, Rev. Dr. Rosy Medina, Founder & President of Rosa Medina Companionship Services Holistic Caregiving, and Mrs. Andrea Harlin.
The support group meeting will take place on Saturday, July 24th, 2021, at 10am PST. Please see the flyer attached, as it has the zoom link and QR code to register. If you know anyone who could benefit from this support group meeting, please feel free to share with them.
Thank you, and take care.
You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Jul 24, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
1) June 5, 2021... The Men's Cancer Network, Inc. will be joining with F.A.C.E.S (Fighting Against Cancer for Everyone in the Spirit) to bring a Live-In Person Prostate Cancer Event, where people can have more prostate cancer awareness and learn more about it by hearing from their guest experts and survivors Face masks & social distancing are required. The event will take place on Saturday, 6-5-21, starting at 11am PST, at the Inglewood Southside Christian Church (3947 W. 104th St., Inglewood, CA, 90303). Please check out the flyer, and don't forget to share with those who you think could be interested.
2) June 26, 2021...The Men's Cancer Network, Inc. will be hosting its Cancer Support Group Meeting on June 26, 10am PT. The topics discussed in the event will be Men's health and care-giving on prostate, testicular, and male breast cancer, along with heart disease and diabetes. Guest speakers are Dr. Owen Ellington, the National Medical Director of The Wound Pros, and Dr. Randall Maxey, the Chief Medical Officer of the Advance Community Medical Care Corporation. Please check out the flyer and share with those you know can benefit from attending.
The link to register is here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqd-mppz0qEtyP7oEfkVyDfmEiw9Qp13fN.
Thank you, and take care.
May 22, 2021...
The Men's Cancer Network Inc. is hosting a Cancer Support Group Meeting on Saturday, May 22nd, from 10am to 12pm PDT. This discussion is about caregiving, which includes palliative care, hospice care, and advance directives. Please see the flyer for more details.
Everyone is welcome to attend. Please see the information for the zoom session down below. If you know anyone who would be interested in participating in this discussion, please share. If you have any questions, please contact the founder and CEO of Men's Cancer Network Inc., Freddie Muse Jr., at email@example.com.
Meeting ID: 845 8836 5304
April 24, 2021...April-2021 is the Awareness month for Testicular, Head & Neck Cancers. Together we will learn how to prevent these cancers from the best Experts in the field today. Three great presentations from three prominent Doctors. Lung Cancer is still the number one killer across this Country, please register today so you won't miss out, the information highway is open to all.
You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Apr 24, 2021, 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
March 20, 2021...Our Colorectal Cancer Awareness Event -Part of our Cancer Support Group Meeting will host a presentation by Dr. Fola May & Care-Giving by Rev. Dr. Rosy Medina. Please register in advance for this Virtual Event, contact us via email or check your email, thanks.
March 7, 2021...We hosted a Block Call-Out for our community to get & be prepared for any Emergency or Disaster, my CERT TEAM & the West Adams Neighborhood Council joined forces because together we can helpSAVE LIVES.
February 28, 2021...We received the prestigious Impact Award from our friends at Zero. This is an unexpected honor for us and greatly appreciated. You can view the Award Show on our Facebook page, please check it out, thanks. Here's the link to view in case you missed it. https://twitter.com/ZEROCancer/status/1370736448115212294?s=20
February 9, 2021...We were chosen to receive a DONATION from the Los Angeles County Sherriff's Department for our outstanding Community Service work in our Communites, What a blessing this was for us, Amen. Special Thanks to Chief LaJuana, Sergeant Mark Pope & Mr. Bill for this recognition.
February 20, 2021...
Hello Members & Friends...I am a very proud member of CERT-(COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM) here in the West Adams Area where I live, and I am inviting you to join us to get and be prepared for any Disaster or Major Emergency that happens in your neighborhood. There is a focus meeting on Preparedness on Saturday, February 20th that you can attend to learn more about this project and how your neighborhood can be added and you can help facilitate during an Emergency or Disaster, this is bigger than all of us put together. Thanks. See attachments.
Thanks for your interest in getting involved. Like Freddie said, we are hosting our first community training next Saturday 2/20, 2-3:15p on Zoom. You can register here, or visit www.PrepareWestAdams.org to learn more.
February 27, 2021... Hello Gentlemen…We are resuming our Brothers Cancer Support Group Meetings via Zoom. We think this is the best opportunity to share our cancer health issues to start the healing process, yes we have cancer health issues that needs to be discussed, this is open to men with any cancer, thanks. You will be seen & heard here. Available at this meeting, brothers testimonies, and Mindful-Wellness Counsiling, and Caregivers Instructions. Women are invited to attend these meetings.
PLEASE NOTE…YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A CANCER SURVIVOR TO JOIN THIS MEETING, YOU CAN JUST GET INFORMED, LISTEN & LEARN, BECAUSE IRON SHARPENS IRON.
For now it will be just us so (LET’S TALK ABOUT IT) one event at a time for about an hour or two, let’s try Saturday February 27, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. I am personally inviting you to attend these meetings for the health of men everywhere and more importantly your own health, please let me know if you are available with your response okay, I look forward to hearing from you, please see the attachments, thanks.
January 2021.Hello Team Partners & Friends...We now have a link to Eventbrite Registration for all of us to utilize and let us know that you're attending our Community TownHall Virtual Event. I encourage you to let's get into some (GOOD TROUBLE) together and please register today and share this link with your contacts and associations, thanks. Did I mention that we will have a FREE RAFFLE during this Event.
Here's the Eventbrite link-https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coalition-townhall-virtual-community-event-tickets-137112090955
January-2021 has started off great, We are preparing for our Community Townhall Virtual Event scheduled for Saturday January 30, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Commuity is invited to participate for FREE on our Zoom Meeting, Presentations on Anxiety, Yoga, & Hypertension by our prominent Doctors are sure to help our Communities grow stronger, better, and healthier. Coalition for Arican American Health Equity is here to serve all of our Communities with Health Information specific to us.
December-2020 has been a month of wrap-ups for us. We officially ended our campaign of PPE-GIVEAWAYS & TENNIS SHOE-GIVEAWAYS as of December 31, 2020. We also wrapped up our fiscal year this month to end 2020. We joined in with our CERT TEAMS (NTP) Neigborhood Team Project to better serve our Neigborhoods & Communities in the case of any Emergency that impacts our communities.
Launching the Coalition for African American Health Equity, on Saturday November 21, 2020. Community TownHall Zoom Meeting 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Understanding Covid-19 & Mental Health, Presentations from our Dr. Joseph Gambrell & Dr. Kimberly Ligon. Join us to learn more about the Underlying Conditions, or Comorbidities that can HURT, HURM, OR COMPLICATE YOUR MAIN HEALTH ISSUE. Everyone deserves a good portion of better health. We are working with you for your Health Breakthrough, TOGETHER WE CAN DO THIS. Please check your email for your invitation & Zoom link, Thanks.
Saturday November 14, 2020... Here are the details for the training-THIS EVENT IS CANCELED DUE TO ARAISING SURGE OF COVID-19 IN LOS ANGELES, COUNTY AS OF 11-11-20
Morning Participants...For clarification as we prepare for our class CPR/FIRST-AID/AED. The class is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 14th at 9:00 a.m. at the Iman center located at 3376 Motor Ave. I believe the address is correct, our instructor has asked that every participant please provide their name-as you want it to appear on your CPR-CARD, your email address, and phone number okay, please, this information is very important for the instructor and for our records & follow-ups that may be needed, the cost for this training is $45.00 per-person per-class, CASH ONLY PLEASE, payments can be made in advance or on the day of the event, thanks.
NOTE...This first-class is for RENEWALS ONLY-PLEASE BRING YOUR CURRENT OUT-DATED CPR-CARD WITH YOU AS PROOF THAT YOU HAVE ALREADY COMPLETED THIS CLASS IN PRIOR YEARS AND IS EXPIRED, ALSO WE CANNOT HAVE MORE THAN 20-PARTICIPANTS PER CLASS AS WE HAVE TO ALLOW FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING, THANKS.
Additionally...We will provide FREE PPE'S TO ALL CERT MEMBERS & THE COMMUNITY ON NOV.14TH, we just added this free service as I write this email, thanks.
Another PPE-GIVEAWAY is scheduled for October 24, 2020 at Justice for Murdered Children in San Pedro, CA this is a food distribution & now a PPE-GIVEAWAY, contact us if you want to volunteer, you help is needed, thanks.
Our PPE-GIVEAWAY continues this month with a scheduled event on Tuesday October 20, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.. We have partnered with the L.A. COUNTY DEPT. OF PUBLIC HEALTH who will provide FREE FLU-SHOTS to the community, and we will provide PPE'S also FREE TO THE COMMUNITY. This event will be held at Charles Drew University across the street from MLK-HOSPITAL. We want you, your family, and your community SAFE from Covid-19, Volunteers are welcome to join us there, Amen.
Special thanks to the Honorable Mayor of San Diego, CA Mr. Kevin Faulconer for Providing us with the Proclamation declaring September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month-2020, we drove down to San Diego to pick up the Proclamation on Friday October 2, 2020. We are thankful that the men are now aware of this month of Awareness and get themselves screened for this disease. Amen.
We want to thank General Manager Mr. Ed Gardner for working with us again in 2020 for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. The Downtown DMV has Blue Ballons and signs all over the office to raise Awareness of Prostate Cancer in Los Angeles,CA, Amen.
Pastor Jones & Deacon Chris Recognized us as well, during Church Service at Calvary Baptist Church on 9/27/20 via Zoom for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Thanksful, Grateful, and Honored, Amen.
Pastor Oliver E. Buie of Angelees Mesa Presbyterian Church recognized us during for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. We are very thankful & Grateful for his blessing in this Awareness Month for Men's Health on 9/20/20 via Zoom, Amen.
Also, We want to thank State Senator Holly J.Mitchell and her staff for recognizing September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month-2020-with a Proclamation received via the mail on 9/26/20, Amen.
Special thanks to the Honorable Mayor of San Bernardino, CA Mr. John Valdivia for the Prostate Cancer Proclamatrion declaring September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month-2020, Received via the mail on Sept. 25, 2020. We are very thankful for this Honor, Amen.
Additional Special Thanks to the Honorable Mayor of Culver City Mr. Goran Eriksson for the 2020-Proclamation declaring September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. What a great month for prostate cancer survivors everywhere. God bless
Special thansks also to the Honorable Mayor of Carson CA Mr. Albert Robles, for 2020-Proclamation recognition. We received this Proclamation in the mail on Saturday September 12, 2020. To all men 40-years and older please get screened for Prostate Cancer during this Awareness Month, Amen.
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month-2020-Proclamation...Special thanks to the Honorable Mayor of Beverly Hills CA Mr. John Mirisch for recognizing September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. We received this Pretigious Award on Friday September 11, 2020, and we would like to share with the men in Beverly Hills that (CANCER SCREENINGS SAVES LIVES) Prostate Cancer will not take a back seat to Covid-19, it's just as prevalent as ever before, so men if you are 40 yeasrs of age or older please get screened, Early Detection has always been the key to surviving any Cancer. The blood test -PSA is the best measure to detect Prostate Cancer.
Also this September...Our PPE-GIVEAWAY continues with providing masks & gloves to 4-different Homeless Shelters,Casa de Vida-Family Shelter, The Landing-Transitional Age Youth Program, The Shepard House-Family Shelter, and the Genesis House-Family Shelter. All will receive the PPE'S by September 15, 2020
September 12, 2020...We are partnered with the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center for a Focus Group Meeting for African American Men, a Zoom Meeting & Roundtable discussion on Prostate Cancer issues, Covid-19, Screenings, Clincal Trails, and more, Meeting starts at 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Don't miss this one guys. Please confirm your attendance with me by Wednesday Sept. 9th, thanks.
September 9, 2020...Join me for the PHEN Prostate CancerHealth Summit-Townhall Meeting on the Impact of Covid-19 on the Prostate Cancer racial Disparity, registration required, 11:00 a.m. our time will start this meeting, contact us for more on how to register, thanks.
September 5, 2020...Join our Men's Cancer Support Group Meeting, facilitated by Bin McLaurin via Cedar's Siani's Magnolia House via Zoom at 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. General talk on Men's Health & Covid-19.
August 27, 2020...We have another site for PPE-GIVEAWAY. Hope on Union church 2208 So. Union Ave. L.A. CA 90007 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Volunteers needed, please sign-up by Monday August 24th, Free Lunch for Volunteers, Thanks.
August 25, 2020...We have added another free PPE-Distribution site. Pico-Union Project on 1153 Valencia Street in L.A. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers needed, please sign-up now, Free Lunch to Volunteers.
August 15, 2020... Together, we can slow or stop the spread of Covid-19. Servicing as your community resource for 12-years, we are obligated to help our communities grow stronger, better, and healthier with this ppe-giveaway at Angeles Mesa Presbyterian Church-3751 W. 54th Street Winsor Hills CA 90043. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Only 5-volunteers needed at this time for this event, thanks.
July 31, 2020...We are scheduled tobegin our ppe-giveaways at the Greater Good News COGIC located at 5840 So Broadway, L.A. CA 90002 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is a food distribution center as well and while you line up for that you will receive a FREE Mask & Gloves for each participant. We are honored to provide these protective items because we want you, your family, and your community safe from Covide-19, this is our Humaniterian Public Health Efforts as your community resource since 2008.
July 3, 2020...We are hornered to have received a Grant to provide PPE's FREE TO OUR COMMUNITIES. This includes Seniors, Veterans, and the Homeless. We have always been a resource for our communities and have been Advocates for better Health. Saving lives from COVID-19 is a continued action for all of us, staying apart together, social distancing, face mask wearing is a form of prevention, let's continue to do this as we slow the spread of Covid-19. very special thanks to our friends at USC's Norris Cancer Center & the CaRE-2 Project. This project is funded by a Grant from Dr. Caryn Lerman Director of The Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, through the Office of Community Outreach and Engagement, with the assistance of the CaRE-2 Team.
May 2020...We are adding to our serices a new arm of prevention...Presenting-Coalition for African American Health Equity. Providiing services for the underlying conditions Blacks are facing today because of COVID-19 and MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES. Stay tuned for the lanching of this dynamic new platform.
Effective March 16, 2020... As we continue to adapt to the rapid changes related to COVID-19, we have decided to take the necessary precautions to keep ourselves and those around us safe. The Men's Cancer Network, Inc. is taking action to protect the community by cancelling and postponing all community events, classes, and activities until further notice. As we continue to monitor the changes, we will still be available via phone and email to assist our members and partners. We encourage everyone to continue taking steps to remain safe such as:
We believe these precautions will help decrease the risk of spreading Covid-19.
March 14th & 24th...Our Prostate Cancer Paid Workshops are on-going. The 14th at La Dera Park & the 24th at FAAAM in Inglewood, please see our details below for more, thanks.
We want to let you know what we are doing in this month, activities coming up involve you, your friends, family, & community. We ask that you please sign-up with us to attend this informative event to save & extend your life. "WHEN MEN WALK, TALK, WORK, & PLAY TOGETHER-IRON SHARPENS IRON" IN JESUS NAME, AMEN.
1. Prostate Cancer Paid Study Workshop...A workshop to improve prostate cancer screenings in SPA-6 South L.A. via group-based educational workshops, African American Men 40 to 75 are invited to attend for free this vital workshop to better understand prostate cancer in our communities. March-2020, compensation is free to all who attend, $25.00 gift card, lunch box, and raffle, thanks. Please see sample flyer, and contact me directly if you want your church or men's group to get informed.
This workshop is Sponsored by...
CDU-UCLA Cancer Center Partnership to Eliminate Cancer Health Disparities(2U54CA143931)
March 5, 2020...Fundraiser at Shakey's Pizza Parlor on Olympic & Fairfax Blvd.
Members & Friends...We are having a Fundraiser this March 5, 2020 at Shakey's Pizza Parlor, located at 6052 W. Olympic Blvd. L.A. CA 90036. We are asking all of you to please come on out to support this Fundraiser, we have not had a Fundraiser in more than two years now.
The hours are from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and if you can't stay you can order to go okay, we just ask that you leave your receipt in the box that will be provided by Shakey's so that they can account for the earnings from the night's sales. Please pass the word to your family & friends to support this event and we will see you there, thanks. See our flyer above.
February 24, 2020...Members & Friends...We have been asked to be part of a wonderful High School Girls Softball Game to raise awareness of Prostate Cancer in South L.A. I am very excited & honored to participate by serving the first pitch of the game.
The game between the Luenziger Olympians VS Dorsey Donna's will start at 3:00 p.m. and you are all invited to attend if you can, we need your support of these young women in sports and for the much needed awareness of prostate cancer.
The Game will be held at Rancho Cienaga Park on Obama Blvd. right next to Dorsey High School. Our special thanks goes to Pastor-Rev. Dr. Frank Jamison of Mt. Hebron MBC for his vision to bring this awareness about.
February-2020, This month we take a good look at who we are, what we do, and why. Our focus in 2020 is to BREAK THE STIGMA on Men's Health because SILENCE IS DEADLY. We want all of you to know we are very sincere in our efforts to bring Awareness, Prevention, and Screenings to your Community. Please use this link to view an important message. https://vimeo.com/user103590678/review/387510279/22d123c75f
January 20, 2020...We will once again help facilitate the MLK-PARADE. We are very proud to serve in this capacity as volunteers, you may join us in this venture, sign-up now please, check your email for instructions, Thanks.
January 18, 2020...New Year's Resolutions Event-Cancer Training & Recruitment, Presentations on Prostate, Colon/Colorectal, and Lung Cancers. Showing the film Silent Killer-short version, demonstrations on YOGA, CPR AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS. Screenings include Prostate-PSA-BLOOD TEST ONLY, AND VACCINATIONS-FLU, PNEUMONIA, HEP-A, AND TDAP. All free to the general public, refreshments available, please sign-up via our website-sign-up page, Thanks.
January 4, 2020...We will be attending the Men's Breakfast at Cedars Sinai-it's Men's Cancer Support Group Meeting, All cancer suvivors are invited to attend for free, 10:30 to 12:30, Thanks.
November 28, 2019...We will join the Fred Jordan Mission feeding the homeless a Thanksgiving Meal. We will serve our 6th year as Team Leader in downtown L.A. skid row area 5th & Towne. You are invited to join us on that day to give back, here is a message from Cheryl and a link to register.
Please make sure everyone in your group has signed up under you with this link: Thanksgiving Registration
If they have not, please have them do so by Friday November 22nd.
This is very important so that our volunteer check-in runs smoothly on Thanksgiving Day.
Please let me know if you have any questions.
May God bless you as you bless others!
See you soon!
November 18, 2019... Lung Cancer still remains the #1 cause of deaths among all types of cancers in our country, and particularly in South LA. In recognition of National Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Cedars-Sinai Cancer and the Healthy Lungs Healthy Life program from the University of Southern California invites you to attend “A Call to Action: Addressing Lung Cancer Disparities in South Los Angeles” event. You will have the opportunity to hear from experts, community leaders and survivors on how we can all come together to make a difference.
When: Monday, November 18th 2019
Where: MLK Center for Public Health
Address: 11833 Wilmington Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90059
November 9, 2019... Freddie, we really welcome your assistance in outreach to your network. We have a conference on Sat Nov 9 with very high level speakers on targeted therapies and precision medicine and cancer. Our Cancer Center Director is doing the opening. We will have simultaneous interpretation in Spanish. We will be raffling five $100 gift cards to attendees. It promises to be a really worthwhile and informative event. Hope you can get members of your network to attend. Greatly appreciate your assistance in reaching out to folks. Thanks so much! Lourdes
November 3, 2019 ... Gentlemen...We are gathering together for SPORTS SUNDAYS to view NFL OR NBA games together as a group. Iron Sharpens Iron-So one man Sharpens another. Join us every Sunday starting this Sunday, November 3, 2019, thru December 29, 2019, at Starbucks on La Brea Conference Room-1250 N. La Brea Ave. from 1 to 4 p.m. See our flyer below and come on out this Sunday after Church, Amen.
We are in need of a Vehicle Donation...We continue to use our own Vehicle that is 16-years old and now won't pass smog, last year we spent about three thousand dollars in repairs and now this, our registration is due November 2, 2019. We can provide a tax letter for the new car donation as a Charitiable non-profit Organization status granted to us by the IRS in 2011. We will certainly welcome a New Car Donation, Amen.
On Thursday, October 24, 2019, Our Veterans Prostate Cancer Paid Study Workshop will be at Healthy African American Families office in Leimert Park. Veterans can join us for Education to increase prostate cancer screenings in South L.A. and receive a free $25.00 gift card, a free lunch, and win one of three prizes in our free raffle. Men must be 40 to 75 years of age to attend. This project is Sponsored by...
CDU-UCLA Cancer Center Partnership to Eliminate Cancer Health Disparities (2U54CA143931)
This month October 19, 2019 We will meet to discuss Male Breast Cancer, Kegels, and Healthy Diets. This is our Men's Cancer Support Group Meeting. Men are invited to learn more on these issues. Sign-up via our sign-up link. Thanks
On Thursday October 17, 2019 we will attend the viewing of the film Silent Killer, understranding Prostate Cancer in America. Also a Roundtable discussion on Policy & Legislation from those directing PC studies & events.
We were invited to share Men's Health information-Specifically Prostate Cancer Prevention. More to come? Thanks. Saturday September 28, 2019. Health Fair. at Kaiser Baldwin Hills CA.
Let's Talk About It-It's Your Health...September 21, 2019, Our Annual Event opened to men & women providing the best preventive presentation available today, Continental Breakfast Served for Free, Health Screenings-Prostate-Blood Draw Only, HIV, Blood Sugar & Pressure, Vaccinations Free to all who attend. Don't miss this vital event that saves and or extend lives. Amen. God said (my people parrish from lack of knowledge) So Let's Get Them Informed, Amen
Please use this link to Register, www.corigroup.org
On Friday September 20, 2019 I received a call from DMV, the Woman asked if I could stop by that they had something to show me. We made some noise and made a difference, THE DOWNTOWN DMV HAS BLUE & WHITE BALLOONS ALL OVER THE OFFICE TO RAISE AWARENESS OF PROSTATE CANCER. As September-2019 is Prostate Cacbner Awareeness Month. Thanks to Mr. Gardner, & Ms. Thompson for joining us again for the third year. Amen
We are invited to speak to the men's ministry breakfast at Calvary Baptist Church, Saturday September 14, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month-Men's Health
Man-Up for your Health...September 7, 2019, We are scheduled to attend 9-different Black Barber-Shops in South L.A. Promoting Prostate Cancer Screenings for Black Men who are at the highest risk, dying more, than any other ethnic group in the World. We are there.
Prostate Cancer Proclamation Presentation-Friday September 6, 2019. Join us to show your support for Prostate Cancer because September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. L.A. City Hall South-10:00 a.m.
Members Meeting...August 17, 2019, Members & Board Members will meet to discuss coming events & get their assignments for Septembers Main Events, celebrate birthdays, welcome new Members, pay dues, enjoy coffee & refreshments.
Prostate Cancer Training Event...August 10, 2019. Our Associates at Keck Medicine held a Clinic on Prostate Cancer, we were there as we serve on the Advisory Board for the CaRE 2 Project on Prostate Cancer from California to Florida, we are very excited to participate in this information rich project.
Jazz Fest...August 3, 2019, We were invited to have a information table at the Sutro Ave. Jazz Fast, Men & women took advantage of the health resource information we made available to them, our thanks to Ms. Diane Robertson for this opportunity.
Presentation...August 1, 2019, Family of Faith Christian Center of Long Beach invited us to provide Men's Health, Awareness, and Prevention dialog to their Men's Ministry. The Men received our presentation very well that evening, Amen.
Paid Workshop...July 12, 2019, We are conducting a 3-hour preventive educational workshop in Spa-6 Service Planning Area for African American Men Only to improve Prostate Cancer Screenings. We will cover the risks, statistics, screening types, age groups for screenings, family history, the importance of prostate health in general, the importance of early detection, and more. Compensation includes a free $25.00 gift card, a free lunch box, a free raffle-3-prizes for attending. This event is FREE TO ATTEND AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. At Holman Church.
Members Meeting...July 11, 2019. Join this meeting to learn more about how we Advocate in our Communities. Celebrating our members birthdays, Volunteering for our events, bringing men together for a worthy cause, Men's Health Issues. If you want to join us please attend this meeting. Starbucks Conference Room-10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Open to men & women. Promoting & Supporting Men's Health and those affected by it.
June 23, 2019-Man Up for your Health. Guys, here we go...MAN-UP TIME. Join us next Sunday, June 23rd for a Basketball Game between the Doctors vs Barbers, a really fun get together to spread awareness of Men's Health-Prostate Cancer during the month of June. We will be there to welcome you, this is something we can do on a Sunday afternoon for men and their families.
June 22, 2019-We are scheduled to have a table at a Health Fair in Lawndale CA-Sharing Awareness, Prevention, & Knowledge. See flyer for more.
June 22, 2019-Relay for Life/Baldwin Hills CA, Celebrating all Cancer Survivors & Remembering those lost to Cancer, see flyer for more.
June 15, 2019-June is designated National Men's Health Month, & Father's Day month. We are inviting all men to attend this informative and comprehensive event that will help men prevent, defend, and get educated on this Deadly Disease.
Included in this vital program is a Health Fair providing free PSA blood test only screening, free blood sugar & blood pressure screening, HIV-screening, and free Vaccinations, and more. Did I mention there is a FREE BREAKFAST AS WELL, breakfast starts at 8:00 a.m.
June 8, 2019-We are scheduled to provide Prostate Cancer Health Disparity Presentation to the Masonic Hall-Masons. No flyer available.
June 7, 2019-Men Veterans...We are prepared to provide our Prostate Cancer Pilot Study Paid Workshop for Veterans Only. Veteran Men, we want you informed on all the issues of Prostate Cancer, you will learn how to defend, prevent, and have a better quality of life-CANCER FREE. The event will be held at Sunnyside Baptist Church-HUD VASH on the corner of 94th & Budlong Ave on Friday, June 7, 2019. Please see flyer for more and remember you will receive a FREE LUNCH, FREE RAFFLE, AND A FREE $25.00 GIFT CARD FOR ATTENDING this workshop. Please, sign-up via our website sign-up page or call 323-795-0589 to let us know you are attending.
This Workshop is Sponsored by ... CDU-UCLA Cancer Center Partnership to Eliminate Cancer Health Disparities (2U54CA143931) See flyer for more.
June 1, 2019-We will serve the Community of Inglewood tomorrow as we raise Prostate Cancer Awareness because June is National Men's Health Month & Father's Day Month. If you want to learn more about how to prevent Prostate Cancer and learn more about Prostate Health attend this meeting. Come on out, we love to meet you, talk with you, sharing knowledge & information about this disease. See you there.
This month's Cancer Support Group Meeting on Saturday, May 18, 2019 will feature a special presentation
on LUNG CANCER, MY SAFE LA, AND WALKING WITH SALLY. Don't miss this one. Open to men & women and FREE TO ATTEND.
LUNG CANCER affects all of us,it's in the air, if you smoked or quit smoking your LUNGS could have been harmed, even with second hand smoke.. Toxins in the air we breath everyday.
We are prepared to begin our seed grant workshops this May--2019 this is a two year project on Prostate Cancer in the African American Communities in South Los Angeles SPA-6 Service Planning Area. Our objective is to increase Prostate Cancer Screenings with African American Men, as an incentive we will provide a FREE LUNCH BOX, a FREE RAFFLE, and a FREE $25.00 GIFT CARD to all men who attend our workshops. If you are a man 40-years of age or older you should attend this vital workshop.
Prostate Cancer is the number one cancer in African American Men and in our African American Communities, Early detection is the key to a longer, healthier, stronger life. Don't put this off any longer guys!
These Workshops are Sponsored by...
CDU-UCLA Cancer Center Partnership to Eliminate Cancer Health Disparities (2U54CA143931)
March 16, 2019-Our annual event for Colon/Colorectal Cancer Awareness will take place at the Vermont/Slauson Economic Development Corporation. The corigroup of Doctors will provide the best presentation of how to treat & prevent these cancers. Special thanks to Ms. Erika Cobb & Dr. Gregory Burks for this very special presentation event. The Community is invited to attend for free, refreshments available. These events are available to everyone via our website (sign-up page) Let us know you are attending please, thanks. Please also register at corigroup.org thanks.
Special Note...We are approved to receive the Proclamation declaring March as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Date & Time-TBA later during the month of March. Our thanks to Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson's Office -Proclamation Ceremony Event will be held at Los Angeles City Hall South.
March 7, 2019-We are hosting a viewing party-Live Stream from Atlanta for the American Cancer Society's Global Headquarters . The objective is to gain 80% In All Communities for Colorectal Cancer Awareness & Screenings. We agree and join them to help complete this objective. Colorectal Cancer is the second leading cause of Cancer deaths in the United States. At Holman UMC Church.
February 16, 2019-Men's Cancer Support Group Meeting, Members & Board Members will meet on this day. Training the Trainer for our Members, Board discussions on future projects & funding opportunities.
World Cancer Day-February 4, 2019. We will gather on Sunset Blvd.at the Short Stop to Celebrate All Cancer Survivors's Birthdays, and Honor All Care-Givers. Battling cancer is a tough journey, it's worth a Celebration because winning this fight for your life is a blessing to remember. Care-Givers, Thanks for helping make this hard journey a little easier to handle, we could not have completed this journey with-out you, Amen.
Men's Cancer Support Group Meeting-January 19, 2019-9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Topic-Metastatic Prostate & Breast Cancers. All Prostate & Breast Cancer Survivors should attend this meeting, here's why-Can your cancer become Metestatic? was it part of BRCA-1? or BRCA-2? do you have family history of Cancer? Attend to get answers to these important questions.
Open to the Public's Men & Women. Plus you may join the (COUNT ME IN) Research Study.
We will meet at Holman UMC Church 3320 W. Adams Blvd. L.A. CA 90018 Education Building Room-5
We were invited to walk to Honor the Legacy of Dr. King in the MLK-PARADE with T.H.E.CLINIC on Monday January 21, 2019. Please call for details at 323-795-0589 we are looking for about 10 to 15 walkers to join us, thanks. What a Honor this is for us, Amen.
CURRENT EVENTS FOR 2018
WE ARE GRATEFUL FOR A WONDERFUL YEAR OF DEDICATED SERVICE TO OUR COMMUNITIES.
Our Cancer Support Group Meeting-November 17, 2018. Metastatic Prostate Cancer, Members Meeting, and Board Meeting. 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. At Holman UMC Church.
We supported our Partners Corigroup.org with Breast Cancer Awareness, Prostate Cancer Awareness. At Center of Health Church, Los Angeles CA. October 6, 2018 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
We are very excited and honored to have reached this 10-year Anniversary, What a Journey.
We are also excited about Proclamation Day 9/7/18. Thanks to Councilman Dawson & Ryu for this Prestigious Honor.
Here is the link for Proclamation Ceremony
SCREENING DAY...We want you Healthy, we want you Screened, You should want this too.
Breakfast & Lunch is provided
FREE TO ATTEND
Saturday September 15, 2018
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Cancer Education Provided by
The Cori Group-Experts in Cancer Treatments
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ATTENTION VETERANS...Join us for our last workshop that will increase your knowledge of Colorectal Cancer Screenings. Men & Women Veterans are invited to attend this workshop for Free. Thursday July 26, 2018 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
It's National Men's Health Month guys, here is a great way to stay informed and if you have been putting off getting your screenings please use this month to make that happen, for your health, and for Father's Day.
Saturday June 16, 2018-9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
We had a great CPR & AED First Time Instruction class on Saturday April 14, 2018. Five participants were Certified by the American Heart Association. And as a follow-up on Saturday April 21, 2018 we will have a class for Renewals Only, for expired CPR and AED Cards or if your card is close to expiration join us there, see fliers for more thanks.
Through our partnership & collaboration with Cedars Sinai, we are able to provide Cancer Awareness information to the men in the Nickerson Gardens. Our objective is to reduce Cancer Related Disparities in that Community with our Enlightenment Sessions. We will gather there every Friday in April and two Fridays in May 2018. We are very grateful & excited about SAVING OUR MEN there.
This is a late post from January 2018. We were so very Honored to have participated in this year's MLK PARADE. We were asked to join the T.H.E. Clinic to Honor the Legacy of the Great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. What a thrill, and an awesome experience this was for us, Amen. Thanks Team.