Happy Movember. Movember is an awareness campaign during November for men’s health issues such as prostate cancer. Movember encourages men to grow mustaches, and to be aware of family history and to adapt a more healthy lifestyle. It is no secret that eating healthy is key to reducing your chance for cancer and cancer recurrence. […]
On November 8, Governor Terry Branstad signed a proclamation declaring November as “Plan Your Giving Iowa” month. Organizations in Siouxland are encouraging everyone to consider participation. The declaration marked the beginning of the “Plan Your Giving Iowa” (PYGI) Project. PYGI is aimed at encouraging individuals from all income levels to include their favorite nonprofit organizations […]
Sioux City Professional Firefighters Association and IAFF Local 7 have donated $2,000 to the June E. Nylen Cancer Center. The gift represents proceeds from the sale of t-shirts for their “Care Enough to Wear Pink” campaign. “We saw that fire departments across the United States were celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness month in October so we […]
See highlights from the 2012 June E. Nylen Boxers and Bras for a Cause runway show. Every year the night of cocktails, camaraderie and costumes attracts hundreds of people to raise awareness for breast and colon screenings.