Archive for March, 2015

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 7:51 PM | by mitch

Donor Spotlight: Kristine Lemke

By Katie Means, Development Specialist Why do you/your team give your time to LRD? To provide hope and support to those living with cancer. Ease the burden of the journey. How did you start helping LRD? Face of Hope Breakfast!  I was invited by work colleague Bruce Edelen who at that time was a LRD […]

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 7:51 PM | by mitch

LRD proud to walk in Race for the Cure

By Katie Means, Development Associate One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime and 13 million breast cancer deaths around the world will occur in the next 25 years.   How can we stand up with one another and fight these statistics? You can join the Little Red Door Team in […]

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 7:52 PM | by mitch

Recipe: Whole wheat pizza with white beans and spinach

By Heather Tallmann, author of Basilmomma This month for the Door to Wellness cooking class I decided to take a popular food, pizza, and give it a healthy facelift. We all probably like pizza, but it doesn’t like us! It can pack on the calories and before you know it, you have eaten the equivalent […]

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 7:53 PM | by mitch

Celebrate National Colorectal Awareness Month with a screening

By Tiffany King, Education and Outreach Coordinator This March, we celebrate National Colorectal Awareness Month and National Nutrition Month. According to the American Cancer Society, you can reduce your risk of colon cancer by eating a diet high in fruits, vegetables and whole grains. Eating less red meat will also decrease your chances of developing […]

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 7:53 PM | by mitch

LRD enters Brackets for Good competition

By Katie Means, Development Specialist What is your favorite thing about March?  Ours is warm weather, College Basketball and of course fundraising!  This year we get to participate in the Brackets for Good competition during the month of March. Brackets for Good is a single elimination competitive fundraising tournament for nonprofits in the Greater Indianapolis […]