MemorialCare Cancer Institute & Breast Center
Orange Coast Community Hospital
“A Leader and Pioneer in Advancing Cancer Care in Orange County.”
Every week, hundreds of patients undergo cutting-edge treatments or testing at the MemorialCare Cancer Institute & Breast Center as it continues advancing the best available cancer care and treatment in Orange County. As the FIRST Cancer Care Institute at Orange Coast Memorial Hospital, it offers a full spectrum of the most advanced care and cancer treatments available all under one roof. Located in the newly erected Patient Care Pavilion, the state-of-the-art facility enables the Orange County community to receive the best and most progressive cancer treatment available to date.
Established in 2007, Fight With Grace decided to dedicate their fundraising efforts to the MemorialCare Cancer Institute. Like Fight With Grace, the Institute was a newly established entity that shared having big dreams. We are proud to partner with this exception Hospital as they strive to become the leader in breast cancer treatment and prevention in Orange County.
FIGHT WITH GRACE ASSISTS MEMORIALCARE CANCER INSTITUE TO PURCHASE STATE OF THE ART EQUIPMENT INCLUDING:
2007 – Digital Mammography
2008 – Stereotactic Biopsy Chair
2009 – Breast MRI Coil
2010 – Cardiac Monitors in the Oncology Unit
2011 – Genetic Counselor – Early Prevention & Detection of Breast Cancer
* The donations and funds generated annually by Fight With Grace and provided to the Orange County Facility ensure their ever-continuing ability to provide the best available cancer treatment and care within Orange County.
“Fight with Grace decisively chose to donate the annual funds it raises to the MemorialCare Cancer Institute & Breast Program, proving an invaluable component to the significant impact our donations have in combating breast cancer in Orange County. Since our inception in 2007, Fight With Grace’s ever-growing strength and support reiterates our continued donation-partnership with the Institute. Our ability in continuing our Fight With Grace of Orange County cancer, demonstrates the Community’s collective acknowledgement of our unprecedented success achieved as a result of our unique art of war, adding GRACE, critical to our effective fighting force against Cancer in Orange County.” – Jodi Ferragmo, Fight With Grace Founder
“Fight with Grace supports and enhances the Orange Coast Memorial Breast Cancer Program. The Annual Event funds raised directly help us to continue providing the latest, state-of-the-art cancer care treatment services available in cancer screening, diagnosis, and the medical resources neccessary to best serve our patients and Community. Jodi is an amazing lady who does what she does because she cares about people and it demonstrates why Fight With Grace makes a difference.”
– Nancy Lean, MSN, MHA, MemorialCare Cancer Institute Director