In 2009 Lavelle Fund for the Blind, Inc. approved a Grant of $375,000 to CancerCare, Inc. The Grant is to provide financial assistance and counseling and referral services to 180 Tri-State New York area residents with ocular cancer and other vision-affecting cancers and to help broaden the program’s support base by institutionalizing a direct mail campaign. (1)
Financial assistance is granted to patients who meet CancerCare’s eligibility criteria. (2)
For more information call CancerCare at 1-800-813-HOPE (4673).