Center for Advancement in Cancer Education
June 15, 2010
I have been participating in and following the work of the Center for Advancement in Cancer for several decades. In the 1980s and 1990s i volunteered in various capacities and attended conferences for man, many years.
CACE provides a unique and valuable service for the public. With no vested interests and having impartially followed and reviewed most treatment programs around the world for decades it is the most credible source I know for information and referrals for people when they may be inundated with confusing and biased information at a most stressful time in their lives. CACE is also very sensitive to respecting individual belief systems and needs in offering a range of approaches from complementary medicine to biological repair.
The professional conferences I have attended over the years have been a very high quality with presentations by pioneers and leaders in the field, including my field of Psychoneuroimmunology. Their public events are very informative and give practical information people can use. The professional referrals I have collaborated with or used have been the top of the line, pioneer in their fields, creative scientists.
I especially appreciate CACE's emphasis on nontoxic treatments, enhancing the effectiveness of treatments and reducing side effects of conventional approaches when necessary.
I have referred loved ones with a cancer diagnosis for consultations and have sent materials to friends as well. It is great to have a resource that I trust 100% for quality of information, referrals and integrity.
I have been saddened to observe the organization struggling so much financially when they are doing such valuable work. With more financial support CACE cold do much more good.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Referring my sister when she had breast cancer, attending events, training interns, working with people, using materials,
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I'd give them more money to expand their work.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
The high quality of this unique and valuable service proving the best information and referrals available.
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
Knowledgeable and helpful.
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
Shift consciousness and the state of field of cancer treatment, drastically reduce suffering and increase rates of survival and complete recovery from cancer.
Ways to make it better...
they had more funding.
In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...
One thing I'd also say is that...
Susan Silberstein, the founder, is one of the most committed people I know and, struggling with very few financial resources has done an incredible amount of work and has contributed to many lives.
How frequently have you been involved with the organization?
About every six months
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
Professional with expertise in this field & Volunteered training interns, presented at conferences, wrote materials, referred people, attended many professional conferences and public events, former donor.