Lipson Cancer Institute Champions of Hope Dinner & Awards

Lipson Cancer Institute Champions of Hope Dinner & Awards

featuring Valerie Harper, Emmy and Golden Globe Winning Actress

It is an honor to have Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress, Valerie Harper, as our keynote speaker. Valerie is best known for her character, Rhoda Morgenstern, on the TV classic “The Mary Tyler Moore Show”, and it’s spin-off, “Rhoda”. She is a cancer survivor and spokesperson for The American Lung Association’s “Lung Force” initiative. She will share her inspirational story with the Rochester community at the Lipson Cancer Center Champions of Hope Dinner and Awards.

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Date May 04, 2016 6:00 pm
Contact Email
Contact Phone 585.922.0113
Location Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center
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Tickets on Sale Now & Event Information:

$85 per person, $850 for a table of 10

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Joseph A. Floreano
Rochester Riverside Convention Center

Please contact Tiffany Carnevale for any ticket information at or 585.922.0113

The Lipson Cancer Institute is seeking a Champion of Hope, a person who has made an impact on the fight against cancer. A Champion of Hope is either:

  • A cancer survivor
  • Someone currently battling cancer
  • A caregiver or volunteer to those affected by cancer

If you know a Champion of Hope, nominate them today. The selected Champion of Hope will be notified by April 8, 2016 and will be invited, along with one guest, to attend the Champions of Hope Dinner & Awards and personally meet Valerie Harper.

Nominations for the Lipson Cancer Institute’s Champion of Hope is closed.

Thanks to all that have submitted. 

Special thanks to our sponsors:

Dawn and Jacques Lipson
Mastro Ent. Inc.
Polisseni Foundation

For unique sponsorship opportunities for the Champions of Hope Dinner & Awards, please contact Tiffany Carnevale. Email address:, Office Phone: 585.922.0113

About the Lipson Cancer Institute

The Lipson Cancer Institute for Blood Disorders is recognized as a leading regional provider of care for cancer disorders, blood disorders and Radiation Oncology, and is accredited by the American College of Radiology. Each of our Oncology and Hematology physicians is board certified in their specialty, and our facility is highly involved in education and clinical research. The Lipson Cancer Institute encompasses all disciplines that contribute to the care of cancer and hematology patients. Visit the Lipson Cancer Institute website today!