Portland, November 23rd, 2014. Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Oregon and SW Washington was the charity partner for the first annual St. Catherine’s Day Feast. Heather Melonis dons a hat in celebration of the new St. Catherine’s Day parade and feast. It is a food event that featured the best female chefs, winemakers, brewers and mixologists who came together in two adjacent venues to showcase their talent. The event was hosted by ChefStable. (photo credit, Jeremy Fenske)
The mission of the Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Oregon and SW Washington:
- To promote awareness of ovarian cancer and to provide education to women and the health care community;
- To offer support to all ovarian cancer survivors by providing opportunities for networking, education and community outreach;
- To advocate for public policy and funding for ovarian cancer research.