Jared's Ride Jared is completing his cross country journey for FPS! We will welcome him in Ocean City, NJ on 10/24/20 at 3:45 PM at the Ocean City Music Pier. Join us! Read More Take a Respite in Florida! The FPS Respite Homes are open for your family to enjoy! Part relaxation, part community service, experience our mission yourself! Learn More For Pete's Sake, Play Corn Hole Get Competitive and Creative! Our tournament will feature one-of-a-kind boards decorated by members of the FPS community! Read More! Staycation Respite Program The FPS Staycation Program equips families with resources for respite, reflection and financial relief when a family is unable to travel due to advanced stage cancer. Make a Donation Celebrate Your Birthday With FPS! Do you have an upcoming birthday and want to celebrate with your friends at For Pete’s Sake Cancer Respite Foundation? We would be happy for the chance to celebrate YOU and your impact on our mission! Click the link below to learn more. Read More

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An Important Update From For Pete’s Sake

Despite all odds, we are continuing to offer our Travel Respite Program to families and in the past five months, have hosted five weeks of community respites with the help of our travel partner, Woodloch Resorts. These respites inspire hope and unite us in the fight against cancer. We leave you with these smiles shown in the above End of Year Recap Video – and our gratitude for sharing your love with families facing cancer. Relish in the accomplishments we’ve made together as a community. The future looks bright!

We continue to receive nominations to both our Travel Respite and Staycation Respite programs.  For more information about these programs, email program@takeabreakfromcancer.org or call us at our office at 267.708.0510.

And we continue to diversify our Revenue so that we can meet the needs of our special families.  From hosting a Corn Hole Tournament to having Virtual Trivia, we continue to improvise and find outreach methods!  Take a look at how you can help on our Host an Event page.

Please know we are always here to make life better for families facing cancer. Thank you for your continued support.

Marci Schankweiler, CEO/Founder

Marci@takeabreakfromcancer.org | (215) 416-7489

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