SAMFund

Yibran Rodriguez

Yibran Rodriguez

29 year old Yibran Rodriguez was pursuing his dream of opening a Latin-inspired food truck when diagnosed with cancer. Yibran’s story highlights the impact on fertility for young adults, and how the SAMFund grant program gave he and his wife renewed hope.

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Megan Lawlor

Megan Lawlor

When Megan Rivera applied for a SAMFund financial assistance grant in 2023, she and her husband Kristoffer faced overwhelming financial strain. Megan’s battle with Acute Undifferentiated Leukemia had left them drowning in medical debt exceeding $30,000, with her being unable to work as the primary breadwinner.

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SAMFund Grants Fall 2023

SAMFund Grants Fall 2023

EMF is proud to announce over $245,000 in SAMFund (Surviving and Moving Forward) grants have been awarded to 132 young adult cancer survivors during the SAMFund Grants Fall 2023 cycle.

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New SAMFund Logo

New SAMFund Logo

EMF is pleased to announce the launch of a new logo and brand identity for the SAMFund (Surviving and Moving Forward) Grant Program. This rebranding initiative signifies the positive impact our mission has had on countless young adult cancer survivors.

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Financial Literacy for the Young Adult Cancer Community

SAMFund Grants Spring 2023

EMF is proud to announce over $185,000 in SAMFund (Surviving and Moving Forward) grants have been awarded to 112 young adult cancer survivors during the SAMFund Grants Spring 2023 cycle.

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Dollar For

Dollar For

EMF’s partnership with Dollar For has helped 21 cancer survivors eliminate over $539,000 in hospital bills!

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Make Miracles

Join us in the fight against cancer and be part of the community that is making miracles happen today. Your donation is an investment in our Innovation and Discovery Funds, which invests in life-saving cancer research, and EMF's SAMFund, which provides financial assistance for young adult cancer survivors.

Invest in Hope

Corporate sponsors lead our life-saving mission and gain access to influential business networking opportunities at EMF events, which range from galas to golf tournaments and more. As a sponsor you can cultivate relationships in the financial services industry while having a life-changing impact on the cancer community.