Archive for January, 2016

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin

A MOMENT FROM LITTLE RED DOOR BOUTIQUE SERVICES…

Before the holidays, a  breast cancer patient named turned to Little Red Door for a wig fitting. Our time with her became one of our sweetest moments of client support. She is a mother of four, as well as a nursing student. She explained during her fitting that she lost all her long hair from chemo. Worried about […]

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin

HEY JUDE, DON’T BE AFRAID IT’S ONLY CANCER PREVENTION

By Tina Jacob Some of you may remember the Beatles hit, Hey Jude, being a chart topper 40 years ago. But did you know that at the same time something more deadly was topping a different chart? 40 years ago, cervical cancer was the leading cause of cancer death among women. However, thanks to prevention […]

Sun, 01/17/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin

RECIPE: MINESTRONE FOR THE SOUL

During the harsh winter months, there is nothing like making a warm bowl of soup. This minestrone soup recipe will definitely fight off any of your winter blues while leaving you warm and full. All it takes is a bit of chopping and 30 min. of cooking time. As you can see, this recipe is filled with onion, […]

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin

NEW YEAR, NEW YOU

January 2016 is the start of a new chapter and a new you!  It’s a time to get rid of some of those “not so healthy” habits and start fresh by making small healthy, lifestyle changes that can improve the way you think and feel.  Little Red Door takes pride in helping people realize that […]

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 9:32 PM | by Pete Mackin

FROM THE NEWSROOM: LITTLE RED DOOR BECOMES ICC FISCAL PARTNER

Indianapolis — Little Red Door Cancer Agency has been named the fiscal agent and partner of the Indiana Cancer Consortium. The ICC is Indiana’s only comprehensive cancer control coalition and brings together various agencies, including the Little Red Door, to determine how best to educate the public and help those affected buy the disease. “With […]

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 9:31 PM | by Pete Mackin

MAKE OUR GARDEN GROW

Little Red Door Cancer Agency is competing in a challenge grant, and we are more than half way to our $400 goal! With $400 we could add raised beds in our backyard to make it easier for our clients get out and work in the garden. Reaching this goal will make us eligible for a […]

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 9:22 PM | by Pete Mackin

8TH ANNUAL FACE OF HOPE BREAKFAST SETS NEW RECORD

On Nov. 19, the Little Red Door Cancer Agency hosted the 8th Annual Face of Hope Breakfast. Once again, I am pleased to share that the Face Of Hope Breakfast has set new records for giving! This year we had 1020 guests, compared to 910 in 2014. That is the most in event history. We could not have done […]