Playing "The Cancer Card" by collecting and distributing gift cards to cancer patients – 2,484 gifts to date

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Ways to Support CCX

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Katie Mitchell Townsend is a fantastic real estate agent in the Parsons, TN area. She is also a continual supporter of CCX. For every house she closes, she makes a donation to CCX in her client’s name. Every month or so, we receive an envelope filled with gift cards for us to use to brighten the day of people with cancer. You may have wondered, “What could I do to help someone with cancer?” This is just one creative way to spread #GoodInTheWorld. We hope it inspires you to join our chain reaction of kindness or perhaps even...

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New CCX Gear Now Available

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New logo means new gear! We have cute new hats for sale that will be perfect at the pool, on the beach, in the yard, wherever you want to share #GoodInThe World this summer. They also make a great gift for a loved one going through cancer treatment. The hats are $20 each. And if you really want to share some good, pay $40 for your hat and we will send a CCX hat to a cancer patient to brighten their day! *Order via email (info@cancercardxchange.org) *Via PayPal *Via good old-fashioned check in the mail (CCX PO BOX 1004 Collierville, TN 38027)...

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The Why

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The Why

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The Cancer Card Xchange Awarded Shelby County Grant

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The Cancer Card Xchange Awarded Shelby County Grant

  Government can be fun! Especially when good people support the good in their community. CCX was awarded a Shelby County Commission Community Enhancement Grant today – $8,000! Thank you to Commissioner George Chism for your continued support and for letting me share the mission of CCX with the rest of the Shelby County Commissioners today. Overwhelmed with gratitude, Emily Tickle Thomas, Founder and Executive...

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Share a Smile, Give a Smile Recipient – March 2017

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Misha is our patient of the month for the “Share a Smile, Give a Smile” Campaign, and her battle with cancer is one built on faith and bravery. We are so proud to honor her this month and her outlook throughout this journey is one that inspires us all!       About Share a Smile – Give a Smile: We are thrilled to be a part of the Share a Smile-Give a Smile Campaign at Wilson Dental Care.  Dr. Charlyn Wilson has been a part of my medical team throughout my experience with oral cancer. She cares about her patients and she...

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Spring 2007 “The biopsy came back. It is cancer.” As luck would have it, I wasn’t even the one to hear these words first. My husband was, while in the middle of a round of golf. My doctor couldn’t reach me by phone, so he called my husband’s number. It was the day after Mothers Day. A week or so before I had undergone a surgical biopsy of the suspicious ulcer-like spot on the side of my tongue. Oh, and I was pretty pregnant with our fourth son. My husband called me and all I heard was cancer and MD Anderson and...

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2017 Zeta Tau Alpha Think Pink Luncheon

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Overwhelmed with gratitude to be honored today at the 2017 Zeta Tau Alpha Think Pink Luncheon – an event filled with inspiration and hope at every turn.  

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Give Camp 2017 Gives Back: New CCX Website Launch

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“Give Camp is a weekend-long event where designers, developers, marketers & web strategists donate their time to provide solutions for non-profit organizations.” The Cancer Card Xchange participated for the first time in 2016. Last year the tech geniuses of Give Camp created a secure, electronic patient referral system for us. It was a dynamic shift change for how we gather and store patient referral information. Hours and hours of custom computer programming work was done for CCX simply in the name of doing good for others....

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Share a Smile – Give a Smile Campaign

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We are thrilled to be a part of the Share a Smile-Give a Smile Campaign at Wilson Dental Care.  Dr. Charlyn Wilson has been a part of my medical team throughout my experience with oral cancer. She cares about her patients and she cares about her community. This is just one way she has chosen to give back to others. #PeopleAreGood “Wilson Dental Care is beginning 2017 with some exciting news! We are proud to announce that we are partnering with The Cancer Card Xchange, a Collierville-based nonprofit, to...

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The Commercial Appeal Sharing Good In The World

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Link to article about CCX in today’s Commercial Appeal: http://www.commercialappeal.com/story/news/local/suburbs/collierville/2016/12/27/brighten-someones-day-cancer-card-xchange/95468184/

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