November/December 2020 

CancerLINC's 2020 Annual Awards Luncheon

On Friday, November 13th, CancerLINC held its Annual Awards Luncheon at Independence Golf Club. This year's hybrid event was held both in-person for those honored and virtually for all supporters of CancerLINC. During the luncheon the following philanthropists were honored: Fay Lewis, Virginia Grigg, Esq., Rudy Garcia, and ThompsonMcMullan, P.C. Thank you to our lead sponsors, Virginia Cancer Institute, and ThompsonMcMullan, P.C. 

Outstanding Law Firm:
ThompsonMcMullan, P.C.
(Left to Right): Carolyn White, Esq.
Christopher McCarthy, Esq.
Allison L. Held Volunteer Award:
Fay Lewis
Krista Latshaw Pro Bono Award:
Virginia H. Grigg, Esq., Christian & Barton, LLP
Ronne Jacobs Leadership Award:
Rudy Garcia, Global View Capital Advisors

Visit our event webpage, 2020 Annual Awards Luncheon, to view photos and to watch the video of the full event. 

CancerLINC's Holiday Bazaar

Thank you to all who participated and supported CancerLINC's Holiday Bazaar!  This was our first virtual fundraising event and we are proud of how well it was recieved. In total, we were able to raise over $2,000!

You can watch the drawing on our Facebook Live. Congratulations to all the winners! Stay tuned for all future CancerLINC events on our EVENTS webpage.


How CancerLINC Helped Tara

“CancerLINC gave me incredible peace of mind and gave me the tools that I needed to navigate a challenging and painful situation.”

Click the button below to watch Tara's story. 


Easy Ways to Support CancerLINC this Holiday Season and Throughout the Year

  1. Add CancerLINC as your nonprofit of choice for the Kroger Rewards Program.
  2. Use and add CancerLINC as your charity when online shopping on Amazon.
  3. "Like" and share our social media posts.
  4. Help spread the word about our fundraisers.
  5. Invite us to speak to your group. We love to share information about our resources!
Help us link more cancer patients with legal and financial resources.

Other Ways to Support CancerLINC

CancerLINC can also accept the following types of donations:
  • Stock and securities ( Stock Donation Form)
  • Gifts from Donor Advised Funds
  • 401K and Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) from IRAs  ( Article)
  • Employer Matching Gifts
  • Insurance policies or partial beneficiary designation
  • Gifts of certain property and real estate
  • Estate gifts through wills, trusts and beneficiary designations
Our tax ID number is: 54-1817025.

Special 2020 Tax Deduction for Cash Donations to Charities

This year, there is a special federal tax deduction for cash donations of up to $300 to a qualified charity. This $300 deduction is designed for taxpayers who take the standard deduction and aren’t normally able to deduct their donations. Please consult, a tax accountant, or a financial advisor for more information.

Thank you Volunteers

Dale Pittman
Boleman Law Firm
Paul Falabella
Barton Zedd
Karen Smigrodzki
Chris McCarthy
Sarah McCurry
Scott Stovall
Robert Allen
Margaret Hardy
Paul Izzo
Joanna Suyes
Kathleen Neylan-Moore
Kathleen Walsh
Greg Harbison
Lindsay Pickral 
Virginia Grigg
Mary Katherine McGetrick 
Robbie Bassett
Jason Krumbein
Financial Planners:
Lawrence Roberts
Dawn Anderson
Trevor Batt
Jeff Donham
Taylor Jessee
Carlton Brown 
Rudy Garcia 

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CancerLINC's Mission and Vision

The mission of CancerLINC is to ease the burden of cancer for patients and their families by providing assistance, education, and referral to legal, financial, and community resources at no charge.

Our vision is a community where no cancer patient goes without needed support services.

We believe that no one should have to fight cancer alone. 


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Coleman A. Hunter Charitable Trust

The Elmon B. Duff Charitable Lead Trust

Herndon Foundation

 The Joy of Life Fund

The Lipman Foundation

Massey Foundation 

Peachtree House Foundation

Richard & Caroline T. Gwathmey Memorial Trust

Richmond Memorial Health Foundation

Virginia Law Foundation

West Charitable Trust


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200 South 3rd Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219