Frances Baumgarten

Frances Baumgarten

Frances Baumgarten Adversity: Battled breast cancer twice Advocacy: Co-founded the nonprofit Center for Cancer Counseling in Southern California “I felt that if I could help another patient or their family navigate through this journey, how could I not help? I...
Rob Densen

Rob Densen

Rob Densen Adversity: Wife diagnosed with lung cancer in 2010 Advocacy: Co-founded “Leaders of the Lung Cancer Free World” campaign Knowing that I did what I could, with what I had, to help as many people as possible – that’s why I do it.” Rob Densen felt...
Lori Hope

Lori Hope

Lori Hope Adversity: Diagnosed with lung cancer in 2002 Advocacy: Published her inspiring story and its powerful lessons in “Help Me Live “It’s almost hard to put into words the feeling of satisfaction and peace and meaning that it gives me to know that...
Jennifer Windrum

Jennifer Windrum

Jennifer Windrum Adversity: Mother was diagnosed with lung cancer Advocacy: Created social media campaign to raise lung cancer awareness “[Advocacy] is very cathartic, very fulfilling, because you connect with others going through the same thing. To have a...
Tracy Sestili

Tracy Sestili

Tracy Sestili Adversity: Mother, Beverly, died of lung cancer Advocacy: Co-founded The Beverly Fund to raise awareness of lung cancer “It’s uplifting to help others see potential in their situation and it’s inspiring to see collaboration tackle the...