Sarah Paul — the child, adolescent and young adult program manager at CancerCare, an organization that provides free support services to anyone affected by cancer — says that it was her sister’s fight with the disease that led her to her career.
“My sister was diagnosed with a rare lymphoma, she underwent very serious chemotherapy treatment for about six months,” Sarah says. “She’s been in remission since 2001. Watching my family suffer emotionally, I really want to give that comfort to families now. We really put a lot of our energy into the cancer community because I felt like she was one of the lucky ones … and I wanted to give back.”Read More