Color of Wellness Fair to Benefit New Day Foundation August 10

National and Local Brands Help Battle Financial Toxicity of Crippling Disease Oakland County businesses are coming together Saturday, August 10 from 12 noon - 4:00 p.m. at The Village of Rochester Hills to help families facing cancer during an inaugural beauty and fitness wellness fair presented by The Woodhouse Day Spa of Rochester Hills. The first-ever Color of Wellness community event benefits New Day Foundation for Families, a nonprofit in Rochester Hills dedicated to reducing the … [Read more...]

Rochester Hills Residents, Beers and Benedettini, Join Team at New Day Foundation

As New Day Foundation for Families continues to grow - now serving nearly 150 local families facing cancer each year - it has recently added staff and board members. President and co-founder Gina Kell Spehn today announced the addition of two Rochester Hills natives: Kevin Beers to the Advisory Board and Nancy Benedettini as Director of Finance.   Beers joins the advisory board after having been passionately engaged with New Day for several years. He serves many roles in the community in … [Read more...]

100+ Women Who Care Macomb Awards Donation to New Day Foundation for Families

Rochester -based non-profit, New Day Foundation for Families, is proud to be chosen as the recipient of a donation from the 100+ Women Who Care Macomb chapter on their first anniversary. The $1,600 gift was accepted by New Day President Gina Kell Spehn at a presentation on Tuesday. “New Day Foundation is honored to be chosen as a recipient of the 100+ Women Who Care Macomb,” said New Day Co-founder and President Gina Kell Spehn. “Women like Lara Shovelin and the 15 other members of Women … [Read more...]

Golf Outing to Benefit Local Non-Profits

Venture Global Engineering Foundation (VGE) announces its 5th annual golf fundraising event to be held on Saturday July 21. For the third year in a row, the group will again be hosting golfers at not one, but two, golf courses: the Wyndgate Country Club and the WestWynd Golf course in Oakland Township. This is a monumental year for the foundation as they plan on eclipsing the $1,000,000 figure in total proceeds in the fifth year of the event. The all-volunteer VGE Foundation, founded in 2014, … [Read more...]

100 Faithful Friends Helps New Day Foundation for Families

New Day Foundation for Families, a leader in the fight against Cancer Related Financial Toxicity (CRFT), was chosen to receive a donation of $10,000 from 100 Faithful Friends, a Rochester-area group dedicated to making an impact in their community. The check was presented to New Day Foundation Co-founder Gina Kell Spehn by Lana Doneth, Nancy Benedettini and Steve Benedettini, all co-founders of 100 Faithful Friends.  The group made their contribution standing in front of the New Day “Wall of … [Read more...]

Outdoor Workout to Benefit New Day Foundation for Families

Join trainers from Startling Line Health and Fitness (SLHF) this Tuesday, September 12 at 6:00 p.m. at Rochester Municipal Park for a bootcamp class to benefit local families facing cancer. Proceeds from the event, which costs $20 per person, will benefit New Day Foundation for Families, a Rochester-based nonprofit dedicated to reducing the effects of financial toxicity and emotional stress caused by cancer. Their programs are intended to have a positive impact on treatment outcomes and … [Read more...]

Still Time to Help the New Day Hope-A-Thon

The New Day Hope-a-Thon Matching Gift Challenge runs through Friday, May 19, 2017. Every dollar given to New Day Foundation for Families during this time will be matched by a donor. Donate today at www.foundationforfamilies.org/donate-now or by check to New Day Foundation for Families, P.O. Box 81252, Rochester, MI. 48308. One hundred percent of your donation will do to the New Day Foundation for Families, making it worth 200 percent. Gina Kell Spehn, executive director and … [Read more...]

Free Stylists and Clothing to Local Women Facing Cancer on May 13 at Great Oaks County Club

Cabi Shopping Event to Provide Free Stylists and Clothing to Local Women Facing Cancer You might wonder what a clothing company and a cancer charity have in common, yet it all comes down to relationships for both. Cabi, a clothing company specializing in the experience of shopping at home, and New Day Foundation for Families, a non-profit dedicated to alleviating the financial toxicity of cancer for families, are partnering to help transform the wardrobes of dozens of local cancer patients … [Read more...]

New Day Foundation for Families Receives Needed Grant

The Women’s Fund Presents Grant to New Day Foundation for Families The Women’s Fund recently presented New Day Foundation for Families with a $2500 grant for their Program for Positive Impact Program. New Day Foundation for Families provides financial stability and profound hope to cancer patients, spouses and children fighting cancer. The Women’s Fund grant will help to pay core household bills, reduce the effects of financial toxicity, and have a positive impact on treatment … [Read more...]

Sam’s Game 2017 at Oakland University this Sunday

Sam’s Basketball Game Pits #TeamOpto Against the (Very) Old School Team to Benefit New Day Foundation for Families   Sam Kell is a 15-year-old diagnosed with brain cancer in November 2015, who remains an avid basketball player at Stoney Creek High School in Rochester. Sam’s Game will pit his teammates and friends, #TeamOpto, against supporters of his battle with cancer, the Old School Team, including WXYZ Meteorologist Dave Rexroth and WXYZ’s own Brad Gali; former Division 1 basketball … [Read more...]