Generous Pours Kickoff!

    From all of the members at Live For Today, we want to thank Hobnob for joining our cause and supporting young adults with cancer, and inspiring them to focus on living, not cancer.       It is always a privilege to work alongside local Jacksonville businesses to support our mission! Unity Plaza’s…

Healthy Living Event: Sisters & Survivors Surf Day

Surfs up! The ladies of Live for Today rode some gnarly waves at Jacksonville Beach thanks to the Sisters of the Sea and their annual Sisters & Survivors event. Sisters of the Sea is non-profit organization for women surfers in Jacksonville, FL. The women come together for the Sisters & Survivors event to teach cancer…

Group Event: Hollywood Nights Prom

    Lights! Camera! Action! Live for Today members dressed to the nines and walked the red carpet at Hollywood Nights, the Second Annual Prom. The fundraising event is held at Nocatee Crosswater Hall by the Apryle Showers Foundation, a Jacksonville nonprofit focused on providing hope healing, restoration, and peace to adults 30-55 undergoing cancer…

Healthy Living Event: Rock Climbing

Live For Today Foundation hopes to constantly inspire our members physically and mentally, and they all reached great heights at the Edge Rock Gym. Although only a few members had attempted this exhilarating activity before, rock-climbing was a fun and different way to exercise, challenging many of the members to push themselves higher and higher. After getting settled…

Kelly’s Life Adventure: Seaside Escape

In October of 2010, Kelly Dillon experienced a violent seizure while she slept. Doctors quickly determined the cause: a brain tumor in the frontal lobe of her brain. Medical equipment in Panama, where was born and raised, was insufficient for the surgical procedure she needed so Kelly traveled to New York City to undergo surgery….

Justin’s Life Adventure: Cruise Celebration

After two stem cell transplants to treat Acute Myelogenous Leukemia and 8 years to complete his college degree, Justin was ready for a vacation. When asked what it meant to take this trip, Justin replied, “It meant I was done… time to celebrate”. This Live For Today Foundation sponsored cruise was just the life adventure…

Iyan’s Life Adventure: A Weekend to Remember

Some people are passionate and then there is Iyan. Iyan is a light-hearted and fun-loving 21-year-old who loves music, especially his favorite band, A Day to Remember. Originally from Puerto Rico, he moved to the Orlando to seek a better life where he began studying sound technology at Valencia College. Just after his 20th birthday,…

Group Event: Bowling

    Gutter ball! Strike! Spare! Live For Today members tied up their bowling shoes and bowled their way through a few frames! The members teamed up and enjoyed a few games of bowling and some great food. While many of our activities are geared towards healthily living, or creating community, some are more laid back so…

Healthy Living Event: Practice with Purpose

Sunday afternoons are the best. For some, its a time when taking a nap is socially acceptable. For others, its a time for spiritual rejuvenation. For a group of 60+ present-minded yoga enthusiasts, this particular Sunday afternoon was a time to give back while stretching out. Big Fish Power Yoga is a power vinyasa yoga studio in Jacksonville Beach that…

Group Event: River City Brewing Company

With another year coming to a close, the Live For Today Foundation is focusing on more than just today. This time of year signifies a milestone, looking at all of our accomplishments for last year and setting new goals for this year. To celebrate, it only felt natural to have everyone together for a post…