Profiles

Mallory Cooper

Sadly, Mallory passed away on March 14, 2018. She was an active member of the YACC community and inspired many by her way of living. She was honest, caring, and…

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Tanith Tandrup

Name: Tanith Tandrup Age: 35 Hometown: Ottawa, ON What was your diagnosis? Aggressive B Cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma What schools did you attend? Katimavik Elementary School, Earl of March Secondary School,…

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Ana

Name: Anaïs Labrèque Age: 26 Hometown: Ottawa, ON What was your diagnosis? Hodgkin’s lymphoma, stage 4B What are your career goals? I should probably know this by now, but I…

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Emily Ager

Name: Emily Ager Age: 21 Hometown: Sarnia, Ontario What was your diagnosis? Stage 2B Hodgkin’s Lymphoma What school do you attend? Brock University What is your career goal? Counselling psychologist…

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Kim O’Brien

Sadly, Kim passed away on May 10, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Kim was an active YACC member and had such a positive presence. She was well spoken, kind,…

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Raquel Tavares

Name: Mayra Raquel Tavares Age: 28 What was your diagnosis? Stage 1 ovarian and uterine cancer What is/was your occupation? Office assistant/receptionist   Your cancer experience: How did you find…

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Kat Galarnyk

Name: Kat Galarnyk Age: 21 Hometown: Calgary What was your diagnosis? Grade 4 Glioblastoma (brain cancer) What school did/do you attend? Dr EP Scarlett High School What is your career…

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Laurie Coleman

Name: Laurie Coleman (soon to be Bishop!) Age: 37 Hometown: Calgary, AB What was/is your diagnosis? Acute metabolostic leukemia What school did/do you attend? Father Lacombe High School What is/are…

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Anna Bell

Name: Anna Bell Age: 27 Hometown: Red Deer, AB What was your diagnosis? Breast cancer What school did you attend? Yukon College What is your occupation? Administrative Assistant   Your cancer…

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Lilian Yip

Name: Lilian Yip Age: 36 Hometown: Stoney Creek, ON How old were you when you were diagnosed? 32 What school did you attend? Brock University What is your occupation? Supervisor…

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