Ellen’s Run, an annual 5k (3.1-mile) race, is an important fundraising vehicle for the Foundation and an innovative, grassroots event, that raises awareness about breast cancer. Held on the East End of Long Island, where breast cancer diagnosis and mortality rates are among the highest in the state, Ellen’s Run draws on the strength of the community and gives back to the community in the form of local projects. Proceeds from Ellen’s Run support the Ellen Hermanson Breast Center at Southampton Hospital. by funding state-of-the-art technology such as digital mammography equipment. Ellen’s Run also supports Ellen’s Well, a program that provides psychosocial support for breast cancer survivors under the leadership of a specially trained certified social worker.
Our Day of Fun, Family and Food Includes: Adult Round Robin • Tennis Clinics & Match Play for Kids • BBQ • Outside Games Bouncy Castle • Obstacle Course • Face Painting • Trophies & Prizes and More!
The Ellen Hermanson Foundation ensures access to state-of-the-art breast health care and empowers people affected by cancer. Funds raised at “A Day of Play” will provide access to essential health care in our own community through mammography screenings at the Ellen Hermanson Breast Center at Southampton Hospital and its satellite location in Hampton Bays. Through Ellen's Well, The Ellen Hermanson Foundation provides oncological social worker-led support groups nutrition, yoga, reiki and other healing opportunities for breast cancer survivors-free of charge. No patient is turned away from The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center for lack of insurance or inability to pay for treatment.
Get your summer glow on!
Support a great local organization while trying out new summer beauty looks!
The Summer Kickoff Beauty Event includes:
- Mini-facial and hand treatment
- Hair styling
- Makeup application
- Swag bag
- $25 White’s Apothecary gift card
- Beauty Basket drawing
- Tickets: $75
An evening of fun and dancing featuring food tastings from local restaurants!
Hosted by Tim Burke Honoring Stacy Quarty | President Lucia's Angels , Vice President, Coalition of Women's Cancers
On March 18, 2017, The Ellen Hermanson foundation will kick off its 22nd year of helping people on the East End of Long Island beat Breast Cancer. The substantial achievements of the Foundation over the past two decades will be celebrated throughout 2017 starting with Denim and Diamonds.
Let's Give Breast Cancer The Boot!