Kathy and John Dirkse been longtime supporters of Angel On My Shoulder. The couple became involved after being invited to the Golf Spectacular. “The message hit us like a brick,” said Kathy. “The randomness of cancer, and no one is guaranteed to be immune.” Since that time, three of six people in their family have […]
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Winter Camp Angel 2018 Room place at a beautiful Northwoods campsite in Boulder Junction. The Camp is a cost-free weekend camp for kids 7 – 12 who are affected by the cancer of a close family member (sibling, parent or grandparent), or who have experienced the loss of that family member due to cancer. We want […]
A retired postmaster from Marshfield, Wisconsin, Linda Dick saw an article and turned it into an idea. A few years before retiring, she read about a project that creates and provides superhero-themed capes for children in hospitals and in devastated areas. Then, when retirement time came around, she decided that was what she should be […]
Healing Angels retreats are designed for cancer survivors. Our goals is to help guide these survivors along the path of healing to a “normal” life style. These rejuvenating two-day retreats provide a healing atmosphere of love, hope, understanding, learning and pampering for cancer survivors. Healing Angels is held at the Wilderness Lodge in Wisconsin Dells. […]
Camps for kids experiencing cancer through a loved one… These outstanding camps were designed with the hope that they would address the needs of young people affected by cancer through loved ones (parent, sibling or grandparent) or who have experienced the loss of a loved one through cancer. The retreats provide young people the opportunity […]
Angel Care, is a very special “take-care-of-yourself” retreat for cancer caregivers. It creates well-being for those who do, or have, provided unwavering care for persons living with cancer so caregivers can thrive in their lives and work. Angel Care Workshops bring these wonderful caregivers together and provide them with an emotional and spiritual opportunity to […]
In July 2017 we bid a very fond farewell to our Camp Angel Doctor of 8 years, Dr. Vijay Aswani. He will be truly missed by all of us. We send along our love and gratitude as he pursues his career in Buffalo, New York. Pictured are Lolly and Dr. Vijay with a special “we […]
Feb. 22-23 The Wisconsin School Counselors Association conference At Monona Terrace in Madison Feb 25 Marshfield Clinic-Women’s Day of Caring in Merrill, WI Amanda Boreen R.N., B.S.N. March 31 ACS/ Kohl’s Conference for Community Health Care Workers- Italian Community Center Milwaukee April 8 Marshfield Clinic Women’s Day of Caring Minocqua Center Shellie Donovan R.N.,B.S.N. May 20 Kathy’s House Benefit, Milwaukee June […]
February 2017 Jim Anderson, Mark Hiller and Amy Greenberg representing the St. Germain Radar Run presented a donation check from the event to Lolly for Angel On My Shoulder.
Angel On My Shoulder, Thank you so much for the gift bags for the children filled with activities, toys, encouragement and support to our patients and their families. We are excited to share them with the children of St. Vincent Children’s Hospital. -The St. Vincent Children’s Hospital Child Life Team – Green Bay. Linda McCreery, […]