Sy’s Fund Blog

Entwined Healing

July 10, 2018
Entwined Healing by Lorraine Kerz “It is reasonable to expect the doctor to recognize that science may not have all the answers to problems of health and healing.” “I made the joyous discovery that ten minutes of genuine belly laughter had an anesthetic effect and would give me at least two hours of pain-free sleep; when the pain-killing effect of the laught

A Message from Eric Eichner

April 9, 2018
Sy’s Fun:D. What the hell is it and what does it mean to me? These are questions I’ve asked myself over the last few years. The former I asked when a friend was looking for a volunteer for an event and the latter– well the latter I revisit often as I sit looking out my office window reflecting on how Sy’s Fun:D has changed me as a person. We can read the mi

A Message from Lorraine

April 5, 2018
A Message from Lorraine “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” – Leo Buscaglia Spring is just around the corner and in perfect New England style March 1st was sunny and unseasonably warm and the next d

A Message from Soma

March 6, 2018
In March of 2011 at age 18, Soma was diagnosed with Hereditary Gastric Carcinoma. She contacted Sy’s Fund in 2013 hoping to get help with her college tuition. Her request was granted and Sy’s Fund paid $250 of her tuition. This week we reached out to her to see if she could help us in spreading the word about the work we do. This was her response: “Thanks to

Shop at Amazon, Raise Money for Sy’s Fund!

December 21, 2017
Did you know that Amazon.com will donate 0.5% of your spending to Sy’s Fund? It’s true! And it’s easy! All you have to do is: Login to smile.amazon.com. Search for “Sys Fund” and select it. And you’re ready to shop! As always, thanks for everything you do for Sy’s Fund!!!

Sy’s Fund Online Holiday Fundraiser with Pampered Chef

December 6, 2017
Welcome to the Pampered Chef Sy’s Fund Fundraiser!!! I think this is the most exciting party yet! Sy’s Fund helps young adults with cancer pursue their creative passions, pursuits and hobbies. Sy’s Fund also helps to fund integrative therapies such as acupuncture, reflexology, and therapeutic massage. Your Pampered Chef order will help to fund these much nee