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TCU’s Amon G. Carter Stadium was illuminated in a
different shade of purple for Beyond the Bag. The
color lavender represents all cancers as a whole.
Beyond the Bag 2020
Ensuring patient navigation services in perpetuity so
no one has to write their cancer story alone .
he 9th Annual Beyond the Bag was are the crucial link between the oncologist
held on Saturday, January 25, 2020. and surgeon, creating a continuity of
Guests were treated to an evening care. This service provides a coordinated,
of fine dining, dancing, and silent and live integrated, and compassionate approach
auctions at the Champions Club at TCU’s to each patient’s treatment.
Amon G. Carter Stadium.
Benefiting the Joan Katz Cancer
In addition to patient navigation,
services offered by the Center also
Resource Center General Cancer include education, genetic testing, patient
Navigator Endowment, the event raised support groups, nutritional and wellness
more than $385,000! support, and 24-hour access to emotional
When the Joan Katz Cancer Resource
support. The Joan Katz Cancer Resource
Center expanded its services to serve Center is also home to volunteers who
individuals with all types of cancer, it are cancer survivors to provide hope and
was important that the General Cancer encouragement to cancer patients and
Navigator position be endowed, like their families.
the rest of the Center, to ensure this
Thank you to each guest, sponsor, and
service would be available in perpetuity. donor – you are instrumental in creating
Navigation is the cornerstone of the Joan this incredible legacy.
Katz Cancer Resource Center. Navigators
Save the Date for our 10th Annual Beyond
the Bag on Saturday, January 23, 2021.
For more information about Beyond the
Bag event sponsorships or tickets please
contact Kathy Jo Zeigler at 817.922.7706
1. Ken and Jeanie Huffman and Carol and
Jim Dunaway; 2. Corey Kyle, Michelle Kyle,
Lindsey Baird, Hunter Baird, Ben Rosenthal,
Maddie Rosenthal and Margaret Baird; 3.
Kristy Christensen and Cheryl Dobbs; 4.
Amy Adkins, Joan Katz and Dr. Alan Johns; 5.
Jessie Speirs, Sabrina Williams-Speirs, Patty
Williams and Roger Williams, Justin Speirs, Jr.,
Michelle Meeks and Charlie Reed; 6. Rachel
Grubbs, Nita Williams and Candace Williams
THE COMPASS / BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE FOUNDATION NEWS / SPRING 2020