The Clearity Foundation hosts “Teal Woman Celebration” for 10th anniversary and National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and The Clearity Foundation is celebrating with a special event.
Hillary Theakston, Executive Director, and Dr. Laura Shawver, Founder of the Clearity Foundation sat down with Ginger Jeffries to talk about the Teal Woman Celebration.
The Clearity Foundation will hold its 10th anniversary celebration themed, “Teal Woman: Celebrating Life. Honoring Courage. Recognizing Progress. Changing the Story for Ovarian Cancer,” on Sunday, September 16, 2018. The event, which coincides with Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, will take place at Paradise Point Resort from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and will include a variety of food stations and auction items.
The event will feature speed painter/performance artist Amy Burkman, an ovarian cancer survivor, who will create two canvases for the event’s auction; a 90-minute set by the popular live band of Eve Selis; and a performance by the vivacious and fun-loving musician, and runner-up on America’s Got Talent, Caly Bevier. Bevier, an ovarian cancer survivor at the age of 15, was featured on the Ellen DeGeneres Show.
The Celebration includes an ocean bay front reception, a variety of food stations, an Awareness Fair featuring educational booths and demonstrations, and a live band. Tickets can be purchased at https://www.tealwoman2018.com.
Founded in 2008 by celebrated scientist, drug developer, and cancer survivor Laura Shawver, Ph.D., the Clearity Foundation seeks to revolutionize ovarian cancer treatment. Clearity is a nonprofit organization that provides education, support, hope, and new options for a longer and healthier life to women with ovarian cancer. Its team of ovarian cancer specialists is up to date on cutting edge research into ovarian cancer and educates patients and physicians about molecular profiling of ovarian cancer tumors— its value, testing processes, interpretation of results, and pros and cons of related treatment options. Clearity coordinates molecular testing, reporting and interpretation, as well as identification of appropriate clinical trials, all free of charge.