News & Events

#Giving Tuesday

Thank you for your incredible #GivingTuesday generosity! $14,164 was raised to help our underserved women with cancer receive integrative cancer care, food, housing and transportation....
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the November training. We are grateful to receive acupuncturists, bodworkers, interpreters and support staff. Thank you CMC volunteers for...
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Support Strokes 2016

Join us for a great day of kayaking on the Oakland Estuary, hosted by California Canoe & Kayak to benefit CMC and celebrate our 25 years of...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the September training. We are grateful to receive acupuncturists, drivers, bodyworkers, interpreters and support staff. Thank you CMC volunteers...
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Buy Your Event Tickets Here!

September 18th Musical Extravaganza: Save the Date & Buy Tickets Now October 8th Support Strokes: Save the Date & Register Now We are so proud to celebrate 25...
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Facilitating Wholeness Conference

CMC is hosting its inaugural Facilitating Wholeness conference on Saturday, July 30, 2016. Facilitating Wholeness is a day long event for African American Women living...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the June 2016 training! Pictured: (back L to R) Victoria, Berenice, Martha, Rose, Leyla, Maria, Shipra; (mid L to...
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Breastfest 2016

For the 16th year in a row, Jenn Procopio and her incredible volunteers from Marin Brewing Company and Moylan’s Brewing are putting on another fabulous...
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Eileen Hansen

Our dear friend Eileen Hansen passed away on April 29th. Our hearts and heartfelt condolences go out to her family and friends. Eileen was a strong,...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the March 2016 training! Pictured: (back L to R) Danya, Dominique, Michelle, Catherine, Adriana, Xiaojing, Sariah; (mid L to...
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Ceres Healing Meals Program

Our wonderful friends at the Ceres Project have launched their Healing Meals program and CMC is one of their first clients! Youth from Alameda Point...
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Celebrating 25 Years of Service

2016 is CMC’s 25th anniversary!  We are proud and honored to have had 25 incredible years providing integrative cancer care and supportive services for Bay...
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Getting Ready for 2016!

TOGETHER, WE’VE DONE SO MUCH IN 2015! Now we need your help with our year-end campaign to get ready for 2016. Our Charlotte Maxwell Clinic is...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the November 2015 training! Pictured: Vivian, Samantha, Sarah, Piper, Francesca, Allison, yvonne (our new Social Services Resource Manager), Gabriella...
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Thank you RiDE Oakland!

A huge THANK YOU to RiDE Oakland for picking CMC as their October charity and raising $4,700 for us!! We are so grateful to be...
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October is Bellacarisma Month!

Support the Charlotte Maxwell Clinic with a non-pink purchase during Breast Cancer Awareness month! For the month of October, local jewelry artisan, Cheryl Rowe of...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the August 2015 training! Pictured: Joanne, Kattt, Yolanda, Reed, Gloria, Mini, Virginia, Melanie, Cynthia, Dominique, Kaila, Nicole, Mia and...
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Support Strokes 2015

Join us for a great day of kayaking on the Oakland Estuary, hosted by California Canoe & Kayak to benefit CMC! Never Paddled before? CCK...
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3rd Annual Musical Extravaganza

The 3rd Annual Musical Extravaganza is a CMC benefit, featuring Beautiful Music, Amazing Artists, Great Community  and a Wonderful Dance Party! Buy your tickets today...
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Allen Temple Holistic Health Fair

On Saturday, August 15th, CMC was honored to be part of the Allen Temple 38th Annual Holistic Health Fair. Our fabulous CMC volunteer massage therapists provided free...
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Suncreen for Support Strokes

KINeSYS sunscreen has been generously donated for CMC’s upcoming Support Strokes event in October!! Jeff Ketter, founder of KINeSYS has created a new kind of...
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Thank You Avon!

A big THANK YOU to the Avon Foundation and all the wonderful walkers in the AVON39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer for another year...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

Welcome to our newest volunteers from the June 2015 training! Pictured: Joanne, Kirsten, Megan, Shel, Hope, Lori, Teresa, Jet, Rachel, Karen, Kat, Ximena, Jane, Len,...
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Food is Medicine: Avocado

Avocados offer nearly 20 vitamins and minerals in every serving, including potassium (which helps control blood pressure), lutein (which is good for your eyes), and...
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Acupuncture for Lymphedema

CMC has always tracked evidence and research on using acupuncture to relieve lymphedema symptoms. Our trained integrative cancer care practitioners have successfully used acupuncture for many...
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Thank You East Bay Gives!

The tally is in from yesterday’s East Bay Gives fundraising campaign and we are jumping up and down! We received 126 donations totaling $13,358, PLUS...
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Today is the Day: MAY 5th!

Today, from 12:00am to 11:59pm, Tuesday, May 5th, the East Bay Community Foundation is leading a campaign called “East Bay Gives.” During that 24 hour period we are asking...
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Cooking Matters

18 Reasons shares their culinary skills and creativity with low-income communities through Cooking Matters, a program offering free, six-week-long series of cooking and nutrition classes throughout...
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Massage for Cancer Fatigue

We already know that frequent massage can enhance the immune system and reduce anxiety, and it has been reported that massage therapy can stimulate energy,...
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Welcome New Volunteers!

We had another incredible Volunteer Training with new volunteers Sam, Sine, Joan, Liz, Ashley, Susie, Kizzy, Karen, Ruby, Becca, Jenn, Qinyu, Kristen, Yuwen, CMCC board...
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Call for Volunteers!

Calling all Acupuncturists, Massage Therapists, Reiki – Feldenkrais – Jin Shin Jyutsu Practitioners, Western Herbalists, Homeopaths, Drivers and Language Interpreters. We need more women volunteers...
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Thank You! Avon & Pfizer

Thank you Avon Foundation for Women and Pfizer for our $50,000 grant!! CMC is proud to be one of your 23 organizations to receive funding...
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The Gift of Garments

A huge thank you to our generous friends at Solidea Medical! They have just donated a large shipment of brand new lymphedema garments for our...
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