Hello everyone! I am just bloggin to let you know I will be attending the LIVESTRONG Summit this weekend! I hope to blog each day to keep you informed. There are several training sessions I will be attending and also a town hall meeting with John McCain. We hope to bring cancer to the forfront of the minds of policy makers and elected officials. The cost of ignoring the issues is far higher than addressing them. Keep us in your prayers as we convein for the best interest of cancer patients and survivors. Hope to update you Thursday night! :-) go to the website and see what LIVESTRONG is all about, if you don't already know! :-)
The Lance Armstrong Foundation site notes this about the summit:
2008 LIVESTRONG Summit
Join community leaders who care about cancer issues at the 2008 LIVESTRONG Summit. The LIVESTRONG Summit will take place July 24-27, 2008, at the Ohio State University campus in Columbus, Ohio. Through an application process, the Lance Armstrong Foundation will identify 1,000 current and potential leaders who are willing to champion the cause in their communities.
The Lance Armstrong Foundation looks forward to bringing together 1,000 current and potential leaders who care about cancer issues and are willing to champion the cause in their communities at the 2008 LIVESTRONG Summit.
The LIVESTRONG Summit will take place July 24-27 at The Ohio State University campus in Columbus, Ohio, and includes the LIVESTRONG Presidential Town Hall on Cancer on July 24.
Delegates identified through an application process will be inspired by renowned keynote speakers and empowered through hands-on training sessions.http://www.livestrong.org/site/c.khLXK1PxHmF/b.2662125/k.CEA1/Summit.htm