Buzz About Town – Kicking out cancer

Apr. 30, 2014West University Buzz

CancerForward: The Foundation For Cancer Survivors will present The New Summer Standard 2014 7-10:30 p.m. May 14 at The Houston Country Club. Chairs are Gina and Dr. Devinder Bhatia and Millette and Haag ShermanDonna and Robert Bruni and Ellie and Michael Francisco will serve as honorary chairs. The night will honor former Texas state Rep. and current Houston City Council Member Ellen Cohen, who has helped raise billions of dollars for cancer research in Texas. This year marks the 44th year of Cohen’s survivorship of breast cancer. Former honorees at CancerForward’s The New Summer Standard include David Solomon, Nancy Moncrief and Denise Monteleone, all diagnosed cancer survivors. Pictured at the 2013 event are Tony and Cynthia Petrello.