Three time cancer survivor creates business and provides hope for patients

Sonia Su founded her business Kits to Heart after overcoming cancer three times. Su hand delivers cancer care kits to hospital patients and provides joy in a time of loneliness and distress.

Maryland Senate President Miller announces cancer diagnosis

Maryland Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller Jr., D-Prince George’s, Charles and Calvert, announced Thursday to the chamber he has led for more than three decades that he had been diagnosed with and was being treated for prostate cancer.

Gov. Hogan announces cancer diagnosis; bills of interest

Gov. Larry Hogan announced in a news conference Thursday that he has developed a common and “not-serious” form of skin cancer, and will have a procedure to fully remove the cancerous spots from his forehead Saturday.

Record breaking team faces battles on and off water

One local dragon boat team’s battle to the finish line started long before they hit the water. The Annapolis Dragon Boat Club is made of breast cancer survivors and supporters. They recently set a Guinness World Record for breast cancer survivors paddling a half marathon in a Dragon Boat.

Healing Through Body Art

When you think of body art, you might think of carnivals, tattoos or kid’s parties but one area artist uses the art form to make a difference in the lives of others.

VP Biden Announces New Cancer Initiative at Hopkins

Vice President Joe Biden paid a visit to Johns Hopkins in order to promote the new Bloomberg-Kimmel’s institute to find a cure for cancer through immunotherapy.

Food and Friends Gives a Helping Hand to Ailing People in Need

This Thanksgiving Day, the employees will be preparing a total of 7,860 pounds of turkey, 1,050 pounds of roasted potatoes, 975 pounds of cornbread stuffing and 5,240 dinner rolls to their clients living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses, free of charge.

Rocking out to bring awareness to cancer

Cancer Jam Live presents it’s fourth annual concert at the Howard County Fairground filled of music and memories to provide proceeds to co-sponsors Wellness House of Annapolis and St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Local hairdresser gives back to community

Local hairdresser Heavenly Swift is giving back to her community through faith-based event Convoy of Hope in Temple Hills, Md.

Exelon Commits to Pepco Charities

Local philanthropies were initially concerned that management changes would affect Pepco’s commitment to non-profits. But Exelon has issued assurances that the company will remain committed to Pepco’s 2013 level of philanthropic giving.