Maire’s Journey

Posts Tagged ‘Sarcoma Patient Stories’

Maire’s Journey

I would like to introduce Keith Famie to the SFA Family. Keith is an award-winning documentary director whose next project is about a sarcoma patient.  As his website explains, “Maire’s Journey” is a “90-minute, emotionally touching documentary story that follows the final months of a 24-year old cancer patient, Maire Kent (pronounced “Mary”), and the fulfillment of her last wish for her ashes to travel to the ocean in a custom built sailboat hand-crafted by a blind carpenter.” Keith has asked that we share the following letter with everyone as he is keen to help the SFA fight sarcoma through…  Read More »

SFA Courage Awards

2014 Sarcoma Foundation of America Courage Award Recipients Every year, the Sarcoma Foundation of America (SFA) honors those who have demonstrated strength and perseverance in their battle with sarcoma.  On May 5, during the 12th Annual Sarcoma Foundation of America Gala, the SFA will present Courage Awards to some very deserving individuals who have inspired other sarcoma patients by demonstrating that they do not have to be physically, emotionally or spiritually defeated by sarcoma. We are pleased to introduce you to this inspiring group of people.  We hope that you will be as touched by their stories as we have…  Read More »