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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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ANNUAL FUNDRAISER TOTAL

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Hey y’all.  Guess what? We raised $12,383 Thursday night at our fantastic, super fun fundraiser. A record-breaking $12,383!!! Overwhelmed with gratitude for everyone who made this happen – Sponsors, Supporters, friends (new & old) and family.  Who says a small act of generosity and kindness can’t change the world? #PeopleAreGood Thank you, Emily Tickle...

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Giving Tuesday

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  Did y’all know it’s #GivingTuesday ? Help CCX raise $500 TODAY to brighten the day of people facing cancer. Give via PayPal:...

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Support CCX Through Community Rewards

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You can support CCX while you shop. Our Kroger Community Rewards number is 77658. Link your Kroger card here:...

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Twentieth Century Club Grant

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Thank you to Collierville Twentieth Century Club for supporting CCX with a grant again this year.  Thousands of dollars raised through the annual Fair of the Square in Collierville go to many local nonprofits and teachers via Club grants every...

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