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2017 Articles

May

 

Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville Journal: First Look at Cancer Survivors Park's Spirit of Survivorship Bridge

The second phase of the project includes the replacement of what is known as the “cheese grater” metal bridge on the Swamp Rabbit Trail near Church Street and the Chamber of Commerce building.

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 February

 

Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville Journal: Swamp Rabbits to host Stick-It-To-Cancer night

In support of the Cancer Survivors Park, the Greenville Swamp Rabbits will have a Stick-It-To-Cancer game presented by Bon Secours St. Francis.

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Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

2016 Articles

September


Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville Journal: Caner Survivors Park breaks ground on second phase

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Sept. 27 for the second phase of the $7.5 million Cancer Survivors Park that will connect Falls and Cleveland parks along the Swamp Rabbit Trail.

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 August


Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville News: Phase two of Cancer Survivors Park set to begin

Construction on the second phase of Greenville's Cancer Survivors Park is set to begin after Labor Day.

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June



The Greenville News: Cancer Survivors Park announces second CHOP! Cancer event

The Cancer Survivors Park Alliance 2016 CHOP! Cancer event will be Aug. 26 this year and feature community leaders, physicians, lawyers and others facing off in the fundraising cooking competition. 

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Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville News: Partnership honors cancer survivors

A partnership between Upstate advocacy groups asks Greenville residents to nominate someone as part of a celebration to honor cancer survivors. Nominate Your Survivor is a program within Drive to Thrive, a celebration and ball game at Fluor Field home of the Greenville Drive baseball team. 

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May

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Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Town Carolina:Under The Boardwalk for Cancer Survivors Park Alliance

The Cancer Survivors Park Alliance hosted a magical evening of food, dance, and drink under a candlelit boardwalk to celebrate all lives affected by cancer.

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April


Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville Journal: Wings over downtown

Spring is here, and butterflies have been popping up all over the place, especially in downtown Greenville. These butterflies aren’t fluttering around flowers, though; they are decorating light poles, private homes and businesses with their metal wings to support the Cancer Survivors Park.

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February 


Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Lindsey's Lights Will Forever Shine

Lindsey's inspirational story went national with this moving article in the Huffington Post.

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Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Lindsey Motley loses valiant battle with cancer

The Cancer Survivors Park Alliance is incredibly sad to report that Lindsey Motley has lost her battle with cancer. She was such an inspiration to all of us at CSPA, and our thoughts and prayers are with her family.

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Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

The Greenville News: Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk opens

Just in time for World Cancer Day, the boardwalk at Greenville’s Cancer Survivors Park was dedicated Thursday marking the completion of the first phase of the much anticipated project.

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urvivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

January

Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Greenville Journal: Cancer Survivor Park asks city for more money

Greenville City Council kicked off the new year with a request from the Cancer Survivors Park Alliance for an additional $500,000 to begin the second phase of the Cancer Survivors Park.

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2015 Articles

December

Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Greenville Journal: A new year, a new park

Cancer Survivors Park set to open first amenities in early 2016.

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October


Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

CSP Butterflies in Town Magazine

These amazing butterfly sculptures by local artist Yuri Tsuzuki are appearing all over downtown, and soon in the Cancer Survivors Park. Can you find them all?

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August

 

Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer
Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Greenville Journal: Survivors and providers train to chop cancer

Culinary competition benefits Cancer Survivors Park.

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July

 

CSPA featured on WYFF Channel 4

WYFF Channel 4 recently ran an editorial segment about Cancer Survivors Park.

CLICK HERE to watch the video!

 

Docs, others compete in cook-off for Cancer Survivors Park

CHOP! Cancer got a nice write-up in the Greenville News, featuring cancer survivor Dr. Robin Wilson.

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June

 

CHOP! Cancer Press Release

CHOP! Cancer culinary competition benefits the Cancer Survivors Park Alliance.

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Ambassador Meeting

On June 12, CSPA hosted our first Park Ambassador Program meeting at the Chamber of Commerce.

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Cancer Survivors Day

On Sunday June 7, Greenville's cancer survivors came together at the Embassy Suites to celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day.

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Boardwalk Construction Begins

Construction on the first phase of the Cancer Survivors Park -- the boardwalk -- is underway!

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May

 

 

Greenville Journal: Cancer Survivors Park nears early May groundbreaking

The Cancer Survivors Park slated for construction in downtown Greenville is moving closer to its fundraising goal.

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HOG Day

On May 2, 2015 the UPS Inside Sales team, in conjunction with United Way’s Hands on Greenville Day, volunteered their time and efforts to the CSP!

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April

 


 

Local artist Yuri Tsuzuki supports the Cancer Survivors Park with unique butterflies

Local artist Yuri Tsuzuki has designed and crafted steel butterflies to stand as a symbol of a possible victory over cancer.

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Archived Articles

2014

Final Design Released for Cancer Survivors Park

Q&Amy: What Happened to the Cancer Survivors Park?


 

2013

Patients First Board President, Diane Gluck, Receives ACS honor

Colors of Cancer Run

Spirit Week

Spirit Week Unites Two Local High Schools for the Cancer Survivors Park

Cancer Survivors Park Promises Hope, Inspiration

The Blessing of the Grounds

Coverage of “The Blessing of the Grounds” for the park

Cancer Survivors Park Coming to Downtown Greenville

Healing Blooms – Community Set to Transform Riverside Area into Cancer Survivors Park

 

 

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