Welcome to a Silver Lining Foundation
Mission – To provide respectful and equal access to cost-free breast health testing through a network of partnerships with community, advocacy and healthcare organizations.
Vision – To ensure that socioeconomic status does not affect an individual’s ability to obtain timely breast health testing.
Our beloved Nancy Amicangelo passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 7th after a decades long battle with breast cancer. She enjoyed a 40-year career in business and finance moving from Boston to Chicago in 1990. However, it is her concern for others that identified Nancy as the special person she was. After her own diagnosis[…]
2020 – a year like no other – inspired motivation and a call to action. In recognition of that spirit, Ford Motor Company will be presenting “Built For,” a program designed to spotlight individuals and organizations doing meaningful and essential work throughout America. “Built For” shares the stories of those driven to make a difference[…]
In 2021, A Silver Lining Foundation is going full steam ahead with plans for exciting major events: For summer: The ever popular Tasting Stars event benefitting the programs and services of A Silver Lining Foundation is scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 19, 2021. This premiere champagne event is not to be missed! Keep[…]
Thanks for your support! This fundraiser has ended. Thierry Roger is offering a limited collection of beautiful cashmere wraps made in Italy by a family-owned business. They come in two styles: “knit” like a cozy sweater and “classic” like a warm blanket. Quantities are limited as the items are made to order. In honor of[…]
Thanks to everyone for supporting the first-ever virtual A Sterling Event Gala. If you weren’t able to join us on October 3, 2020, watch it now…or watch it again!
DONATE NOW AND DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT Through June 1, 2020, donations to A Silver Lining Foundation from private individuals and from foundations, donor-advised funds and trusts controlled by individuals will be matched dollar for dollar up to $25,000 thanks to a generous grant from The Coleman Foundation. Why is this so important? While the world[…]
A Silver Lining Foundation (ASLF) is pleased to welcome Wellness House as a participating organization in its Chicagoland Cancer Information Coalition (CCIC) program. Wellness House started in 1990 with a single mission: to better the lives of people living with cancer and the people close to them. Today, Wellness House offers a variety of programs[…]
See Dr. Sandy on NBC 5 talking about ASLF and the upcoming Glitz & Glamour fashion show fundraiser on March 4, 2020, at the Peninsula Hotel Chicago.
This inspiring video from the 2019 A Sterling Event Gala encourages everyone to rise up to help a woman in need.
Dr. Sandy talks to Cancer Wellness magazine about why ASLF is needed now more than ever. This article was originally published in Cancer Wellness. Dr. Sandy Goldberg, the organization’s founder, provides comprehensive breast-health services for all of Chicago. What does a life cost? That is the substantial question plaguing medical professionals like Dr. Sandy Goldberg[…]
Voice of Gratitude Watch the Voices of Gratitude video from our 14th Annual A Sterling Event Gala Posted by A Silver Lining Foundation on Wednesday, October 3, 2018
When Darla moved to Chicago for her future fiancé in 2015, being diagnosed with breast cancer was the furthest thing from her mind. But due to catching the cancer during a routine mammogram, her story has a fairy tale ending. Having made the move from Columbus, Ohio, Darla dived headfirst into the Windy City. She[…]