Monday, March 22, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Nancy Ledesma, Certified Dietician Nutritionist
7:00 pm – 8:39 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop with guest speaker Natalie Ledesma, a board certified specialist in oncology nutrition.  Her focus areas include diet and lifestyle plans designed to promote vitality and wellness to enhance physical and mental wellness.  She works with clients during and beyond cancer treatment who are navigating fatigue, digestive issues, weight challenges, and other issues.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Monday, February 8, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Nicole Carbo, MD
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Breast Imaging Methods – Mammograms, MRI, Ultrasound, Pet Scans”.  An educational workshop presented by Dr. Nicole Carbo, Diagnostic Radiologist at Sutter Hospital.  Open to everyone.  Dr. Carbo will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, via Zoom.  Hope you can join us for this time of sharing and connection. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. Quilts, face masks, heart-shaped mastectomy recovery pillows and other special items are handmade as thoughtful gifts to support our Thriving Pink community. Beginners are welcome! Please RSVP for Zoom link.

Monday, February 1, 2021
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  No writing experience is required.  This is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org

Monday, January 25, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Covid Vaccine Workshop, Dr. Robert Wiebe & Emma Hunter MPH
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
As COVID-19 vaccine doses are starting to be distributed, there remain many questions about the types of vaccines available, the distribution, timing, costs, other concerns. While this landscape is rapidly evolving, many with underlying health conditions, including those diagnosed with breast cancer, are seeking critical information to make the best decisions for their health.  This workshop will be led by Dr. Robert Wiebe, the Chief Medical Officer at Common Spirit Health and Emma Hunter, MPH.  There will also be time for Q & A for attendees to ask questions towards the end of the workshop. Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org to attend this virtual Zoom workshop.

Monday, January 11, 2021
Pink Connection Support – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Looking forward to connecting with friends in the Thriving Pink community as we start the New Year!  Embracing a hopeful outlook in 2021!  This workshop and gathering will be facilitated and led by Pam Cordano, LMFT.  We will focus on sharing, connection, self-care, and compassion. Please RSVP for the Zoom link.

Thursday, January 7, 2021
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, via Zoom.  Hope you can join us for this time of sharing and connection. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. Quilts, face masks, heart-shaped mastectomy recovery pillows and other special items are handmade as thoughtful gifts to support our Thriving Pink community. Beginners are welcome! Please RSVP for Zoom link.

Monday, January 4, 2021
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  No writing experience is required.  This is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

December 2020
Granting Pink Applications Available
We encourage local breast cancer survivors to submit the straightforward application for financial assistance. You can also nominate a friend or loved one to receive this special recognition and an individual financial grant.  Applications are due by February 22, 2021.

December 2020
Holiday Greetings 
Special front porch deliveries of handmade fabric “Star Ornaments” and face masks made by Stitches of Love.  To volunteer to help deliver these special gifts to local breast cancer survivors in our community during the holidays, please email info@thrivingpink.org.  We appreciate you during this season of giving & friendship!

Monday, December 7, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  No writing experience is required.  This is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Thursday, December 3, 2020
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, Hybrid Workshop, In Northstar Park or via Zoom
An open workshop held the 1st Thursday of each month. Beginners are welcome. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. We will be assembling gift bags with handmade fabric Star Ornaments and face masks as holiday gifts for the Thriving Pink community.  Join us!  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details.

Sunday, November 22, 2020
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks, and the launch of a new Pink Buddies program for teens.  Meeting at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to walk a scenic 1-2 mile loop by the Northstar Lake.  The walk is open to everyone.  Let us know if you can bring your son/daughter to join us also.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, November 9, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Russ Hovey, PhD
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An educational workshop presented by Russ Hovey, Professor, UC Davis Biology Department.  He will be presenting current updates about “The Biology of Breast Cancer” – how it forms and evolves – based on current research studies. He will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Thursday, November 5, 2020
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop held the 1st Thursday of each month. Beginners are welcome. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. We will now be making beautiful handmade fabric “Star Ornament”s as holiday gifts for loved ones and the Thriving Pink community.  Join us! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, October 26, 2020
Gentle Yoga & Mindful Movement Workshop – Dion Wiedenhoefer
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Be renewed with breathing and movement practices that promote restoration and healthy connections with yourself and others. There will be gentle stretches and no equipment is needed.  This workshop will be led and facilitated by Dion Wiedenhoefer, A Trauma Sensitive Yoga Facilitator.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link

Saturday, October 24, 2020
Volunteer Day – Chair LaRease Profaci
This year, we are coordinating with a smaller group of 5-7 volunteers to assemble and fill comfort bags in an outdoor setting to donate to local hospitals supporting breast cancer patients undergoing treatment.  We will not be able to host a large gathering, but we will still provide heartfelt encouragement, and meaningful support during these difficult times. If you would like to make a donation for 100+ comfort bags, please contact info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, October 19, 2020
Gratitude Workshop – Executive Coach/Author Alexsys Thompson
5:30 pm pm, Via Zoom
Cancer Champion Fitness has invited the Thriving Pink community to attend this workshop let by Alexsys Thompson. She will be providing guidance towards a daily practice of gratitude, awareness, and personal growth.  She is also the author of “Trybal Gratitude Journal.”   RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, October 12, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Maude Blundell, Head Genetic Counselor
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An educational workshop presented by Maude Blundell, Head Genetic Counselor at Sutter Cancer Center.  She will be presenting current updates about “Breast Cancer Genetics”, and the importance of early detection and pro-active planning.  She will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Friday, October 9, 2020
4th Annual PINK GALA – Co-Chairs Brelle Albert & JoAnn Stodden
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
We are looking forward to celebrating and honoring our Local Pink Heroes – Wonderful Community Partners, awesome volunteers, and 41 Granting Pink Awardees!  Join us in the comfort of your own home for this virtual event.  All donations will directly benefit our Granting Pink program to provide financial assistance to local survivors/thrivers for urgent and immediate needs.  This year’s theme is “Honoring the Journey.  Together, every step of the way!”  Thank you so much for your continued support!  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

October 2020
PINKtober Outreach – Co-Chairs Bubbly Bajwa MD & Raychel Kubby Adler
Engaging and recognizing local businesses and individuals for supporting our mission and core programs.  This year, we are sending out a special message and opportunity to give in the mail.  Levels of recognition are on the Pink Partnership form – website “Give” page. We appreciate our Pink Partners in the community!

Monday, October 5, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  This month, we will be reflecting upon the poem “We Were Made For These Times”, and discussing how to achieve balance as we care for ourselves, while caring for others.  The is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Thursday, October 1, 2020
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
9:00 am to 11:00 am, Via Zoom
An open workshop held the 1st Thursday of each month. Beginners are welcome. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. We will now be making beautiful handmade fabric “Star Ornament”s as holiday gifts for loved ones and the Thriving Pink community.  Join us!  Something to look forward to in the holiday season of giving and friendship! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Monday, September 28, 2020
Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
“Revitalize, Restore, Renew.” Many of us, including those in the cancer community, are facing health challenges and feeling the effects of quarantine fatigue. Each day brings hope and new opportunities for a positive outlook and renewed energy.  Share how you’re doing and getting through?  Gather and connect with us in a supportive environment.  The session will be led by Pam Cordano, LMFT, group facilitator. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and the Zoom link.

Monday, September 14, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Jason Marengo, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
An educational workshop presented by Dr. Jason Marengo, an Oncoplastic Surgeon at NorthBay Healthcare. His medical background includes dual surgical oncology and plastic reconstructive training. Dr. Marengo will be presenting options for reconstructive surgery, and provide an overview of how cancer can be removed with little collateral damages to the existing breast structure.  He will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Monday, August 24, 2020
Gentle Yoga & Mindful Movement Workshop – Dion Wiedenhoefer
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Be renewed with breathing and movement practices that promote restoration and healthy connections with yourself and others. There will be gentle stretches and no equipment is needed.  This workshop will be led and facilitated by Dion Wiedenhoefer, A Trauma Sensitive Yoga Facilitator.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link.

Monday, August 10, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Helen Chew, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
An educational workshop presented by Dr. Helen Chew, Director of Clinical Breast Cancer Program at UC Davis Health System. Dr. Chew will be presenting current research updates and treatment options for breast cancer.  She will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Thursday, August 6, 2020
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
9:00 am to 12:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop held the 1st Thursday of each month. Beginners are welcome. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. Join us to make beautiful quilts, heart pillows to help with recovery, knitted caps, fabric masks and other thoughtful items for local breast cancer survivors. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Monday, August 3 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  The is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Monday, July 20, 2020
Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Our surroundings and the limitations of our ability to navigate our surroundings can become challenging at times. How can we grow our capacity for well-being during these uncertain times? There are joyful moments and blessings to be found.  The session will be led by Pam Cordano, LMFT, group facilitator. Gather and connect with us!  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and the Zoom link.

Monday, July 13, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Holly Davis Rodriguez, PT
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
An open and free workshop for breast cancer survivors, their family members, and supporters. This workshop in July will be led and facilitated by Holly Davis Rodriguez, a Thriving Pink Board Member and physical therapist, who works as clinical specialist at Kaiser Hospital. The workshop will focus on the role of physical therapy to improve mobility after breast cancer treatments, lymphedema prevention/recovery, and light exercises to assist in these areas. There will also be time for Q & A at the end of the workshop presentation. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Monday, July 6, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  The is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and Zoom link.

Thursday, July 2, 2020
Stitches of Love  – Patti Hadrava
9:30 am to 12:30 pm, Via Zoom. Many of you are interested in sewing or quilting at home – beginners welcome and instruction will be provided.  You can also share the progress you are making on any project.  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer leads this wonderful group. Thank you for supporting our Thriving Pink community!  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and the Zoom link.

Monday, June 22, 2020
Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop – “Embracing a Hopeful Perspective.”  For those navigating cancer in the landscape of coronavirus, centering our lives to find balance and meaning is the most powerful and clarifying thing we can do. The session will be led by Pam Cordano, LMFT, group facilitator.  Our surroundings and our ability to navigate our surroundings are changing, sometimes at a rapid pace. How can we embrace a hopeful perspective for our present and the future? There are joyful moments and small blessings to be found. Gather and connect with us!  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Monday, June 8, 2020
Health & Community Updates – Bubbly Bajwa, MD
7:00 – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Many of you may have questions or concerns about how to safely navigate in this new landscape of COVID-19 as parts of the country phase into re-opening plans. A community update will be provided which will include a Q & A session.  The workshop will be led and facilitated by Dr. Bubbly Bajwa, a Thriving Pink board member and internal medicine physician at NorthBay Healthcare.  Dr. Bajwa also serves as the Chief Information for NorthBay Healthcare.  RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Thursday, June 4, 2020
Stitches of Love  – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 1:00 pm, Via Zoom.  This workshop will focus on a special project, “The Just Can’t Cut It” pattern, an easy and fun quilt for all levels, including beginners. This versatile pattern can be completed in just several hours too!  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer leads this wonderful group. She will make special complimentary kits for participants to pick up in Davis before the workshop. Thank you for supporting our Thriving Pink community!  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for details and the Zoom link.

Monday, June 1, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing her positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  The gathering is casual and informal.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link.

Monday, May 18, 2020
Self-Care Workshop (Sleep, Pain Management, CBD, Diet) – Karen Mo, MD
7:00 – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open health and self-care workshop for cancer survivors and everyone interested in achieving their optimal health through these self-care modalities.  The workshop will include a Q & A session as well.  The workshop will be led and facilitated by Dr. Karen Mo, a family physician at UC Davis Health System. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Thursday, May 7, 2020
Stitches of Love  – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:30 pm, Via Zoom, Share Your Handmade Items!
We look forward to connecting with all of you!  Many of you are interested in knitting and quilting at home – beginners welcome.  You can also please show and share the progress you are making on your projects.  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor /Thriving Pink volunteer, leads the wonderful group. We plan to make fabric face masks, quilts, and recovery heart pillows for our community.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, May 4, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  The gathering is casual and informal.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link.

Monday, April 27, 2020
Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop – “Mindfulness In Difficult Times” For those navigating cancer in the landscape of coronavirus, centering our lives to find balance and meaning is the most powerful and clarifying thing we can do. The session will be led by Pam Cordano, MFT, group facilitator.  RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, April 20, 2020
Health & Community Updates – Bubbly Bajwa, MD
7:00 – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open health and self-care workshop with Q & A session.  Many of you may have questions or concerns about how to navigate in this new landscape of COVID-19. The workshop will be led and facilitated by Dr. Bubbly Bajwa, a Thriving Pink board member and internal medicine physician at NorthBay Healthcare.  RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Thursday, April 16, 2020
Stitches of Love (Show & Tell!) – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:30 pm, Via Zoom. Share Your Handmade Items!
We look forward to connecting with all of you!  Many of you are interested in knitting and quilting at home – beginners welcome.  You can also show and share the progress you are making on your projects.  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor /Thriving Pink volunteer, leads the wonderful group. We plan to make fabric face masks, quilts, and recovery heart pillows for our community. RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, April 13, 2020
Virtual Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop – “Finding Positivity – Relationships” For those navigating cancer in the landscape of coronavirus, centering our lives to find balance and meaning is the most powerful and clarifying thing we can do. The session will be led by Pam Cordano, MFT, group facilitator. RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, April 6, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  The gathering is casual and informal.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP ahead of time to to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link.  Then you can click link when workshop starts.

Thursday, April 2, 2020
Stitches of Love (Show & Tell!) – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 11:30 am, Via Zoom. Share Your Handmade Items!
We look forward to connecting with all of you!  Many of you are interested in knitting and quilting at home – beginners welcome.  You can also show and share the progress you are making on your projects.  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor /Thriving Pink volunteer, leads the wonderful group. We plan to make fabric face masks, quilts, and recovery heart pillows for our community. RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Sunday, March 29, 2020
Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
5:00 – 6:00 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop – “Navigating Social Distancing/Isolation” For those navigating cancer in the landscape of coronavirus, centering our lives to find balance and meaning is the most powerful and clarifying thing we can do. The session will be led by Pam Cordano, MFT, group facilitator.  RSVP ahead of time to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Sunday, March 15, 2020
Pink Connection Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
5:30 – 6:30 pm, Via Zoom
An open workshop – “Finding Meaning & Motivation” in difficult times.  For those navigating cancer in the landscape of coronavirus, centering our lives to find balance and meaning is the most powerful and clarifying thing we can do. Thank you Cancer Champion Fitness for inviting our community to participate!

Monday, March 9, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Nicole Carbo, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, University Covenant Church, Davis
Radiation Treatment Methods – Mammograms, MRI, Ultrasound, Pet Scans”.  An educational workshop presented by Dr. Nicole Carbo, Diagnostic Radiologist at Sutter Hospital.  Open to everyone.  Dr. Carbo will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org

Thursday, March 5, 2020
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 3:30 pm, Cloth Carousel, 9 & 14 Main St, Winters
An open workshop held the 1st Thursday of each month. Beginners are welcome. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads the wonderful group. Come by to make quilted comfort shawls, heart pillows to help with recovery, knitted caps, and other thoughtful items for local breast cancer survivors. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, February 24, 2020
Thriving Pink Workshop – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, GoodHome Group, 334 Madson Pl., Davis
Facing adversity and a cancer diagnosis can be challenging – What gets you through it?  A time of sharing and connection in a supportive environment.  Pam Cordano will lead and facilitate this group.  Open to survivors and their supporters.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Saturday, February 15, 2020
Granting Pink Applications Due
The application is available at www.thrivingpink.org
We encourage local breast cancer survivors to submit the straightforward application. You can also nominate a friend or loved one to receive these individual financial grants.

Saturday, February 8, 2020
FARM TO FORK – Dinner & Cooking Demonstration
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Hosted at the Davis Food Co-op Test Kitchen 
Local breast cancer survivors invited to this free workshop with dinner provided. Healthy, vegetarian recipes provided by “Cancer Champion Program” – fresh & local!  Maximum 17 attendees. RSVP required: info@thrivingpink.org.

Thursday, February 6, 2020
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 3:30 pm, Cloth Carousel, 9 & 14 Main St, Winters
An open workshop held the 1st Thursday of each month. Beginners are welcome. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads the wonderful group. Come by to make quilted comfort shawls, heart pillows to help with recovery, knitted caps, and other thoughtful items for local breast cancer survivors. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, February 3, 2020
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, 402 Lago Place, Davis
Hosted by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing her positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflections.  The gathering is casual and informal.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, January 27, 2020
Thriving Pink Workshop – Karen Mo, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, GoodHome Group, 334 Madson Pl., Davis
A free and open workshop in a supportive environment! Dr. Karen Mo is a family practice physician at UCD Medical Group with a special interest in alternative and integrative medicine. Dr. Mo has learned from her patients that we are all unique and benefit from individual treatment plans. She will share different approaches to preventing and living with cancer covering topics including diet, exercise, and mindfulness. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Saturday, January 25, 2020
Crab Feed for Thriving Pink
5 pm to 10 pm, Veteran’s Memorial Center, Davis
Hosted by Davis Firefighters Local 3294
Event is Sold Out.  Raffle prize donations are still welcome.

Monday, January 13, 2020
Pink Speaker Series – Sandy Borowsky, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, University Covenant Church, Davis
n educational workshop presented by Dr. Sandy Borowsky, professor at UC Davis College of Medicine and Cancer Center.  He will share about the role of the pathologist in identifying and helping to treat breast cancer.  Dr. Borowsky will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org

Thursday, January 9, 2020
Pink Peer Group with Pam Cordano, LMFT
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, ”Find Your New Year Intention”
Sharing and supporting one another.  Open to local breast cancer survivors.  This Pink Peer Group is currently full.  See below for another workshop with Pam Cordano on February 24th.