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Twist Out Cancer provides psychosocial support to previvors, survivors & caregivers through creative arts programming which serves as a mechanism for healing.

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Brushes With Cancer Chicago
Brushes with Cancer is a four month program that matches those touched by cancer with an artist charged with creating a unique piece of artwork reflective of their journey with cancer.

Brushes With Cancer Chicago, November 14, 2020

Brushes with Cancer Chicago was extraordinary. Thank you to the 1000 attendees that joined us for an evening celebrating survivorship, resilience and hope. Be sure to check out the inspiration stories and the artwork that was created in their honor through our online virtual gallery.

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Jenna Benn Shersher, Founder of Twist Out Cancer

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On Thursday, May 7th, Ethan Zohn, 2x cancer survivor and philanthropist and Jenna Benn Shersher, Founder and CEO of Twist Out Cancer held a fireside chat via livestream on survival strategies during COVID-19. To check out the recording click below.
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