A cancer diagnosis inspires a new source of support for the uninsured

The mission: help those in need. The focus: outreach awareness and funding for women and men that are uninsured and under-insured. Since 2002 that has been the priority for the A Silver Lining Foundation, and a labor of love for Dr. Sandy Goldberg. It’s a foundation she started as a project of passion after being diagnosed with[…]

Chicago Bandits

Bandits announce A Silver Lining Foundation as Official Charity Partner for 2016 season

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Chicago Bandits have announced that A Silver Lining Foundation (ASLF), located in Chicago, Ill., will be the team’s new Official Charitable Partner for the upcoming 2016 season. Since 2002, the mission of ASLF has been to provide equal access to quality cancer education and services for all regardless of their socioeconomic[…]

Stadelman event offers free health services for women

Women can obtain referrals for free mammograms and screenings for cervical cancer, free flu vaccinations, blood pressure readings, Body Mass Index (BMI) calculations and more at a Women’s Health Fair organized by State Senator Steve Stadelman. Other free services include blood-glucose and cholesterol testing, pulse oximetry measurements, reflexology and message therapy. Complimentary refreshments and children’s[…]

A Silver Lining Foundation hosts panel on breast cancer

Metastatic Breast Cancer 2015,” a panel discussion, was presented by A Silver Lining Foundation was Chicago’s Drake Hotel on June 6. The free event, moderated by the Foundation founder Sandy Goldberg, addressed the topics of immunotherapy, hormone receptor positive disease, Her2 positive expression, triple negative disease and nutrition. Panel members included: Dr. William J. Gradishar,[…]