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…

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…

Group Event: Night Out At The Comedy Club

On a rainy and chilly Saturday evening in Febuary, members of Live For Today got together to enjoy dinner and laughs at The Comedy Club of Jacksonville. Our members and their guests where invited for a night out to hear comedian Scott Novotny’s latest comedy act. His credits include Saturday Night Live writer, MTV’s Half…

Group Event: Dinner & Trolley Tour in St. Augustine

Our January group event was a great kickoff to an exciting year for Live for Today. Members and a plus one were invited to join us for dinner and a trolley tour of the beautiful Night of Lights in downtown St. Augustine. As the group arrived they were brought upstairs to the lovely private dining…

Cassandra’s Life Adventure: St. Augustine Staycation

NEGU – ‘Never Ever Give Up’. This is the acronym that 19 year old cancer survivor, Cassandra, repeats at the end of every status update. With a little background, it’s easy to understand why these letters mean so much to her. For over ten years, Cassandra has been battling an incredibly rare bone cancer – only the…

Group Event: Taco Lu & Adventure Landing

Every once and a while, one of our members really stands out and reminds all of us what ‘living for today’ really means for someone with cancer. When faced with something that they want to do, or accomplish, or be, they don’t let anything hold them back. It’s inspiring to watch them overcome physical limitations, medical challenges,…

Group Event: Game Night at Dave & Buster’s

Bright lights, energizing sounds, bustling activity, and a plethora of people set the stage for an evening of fun with friends! After being greeted by the Dave & Buster’s staff, our members and survivors made their way to our table for a night of dinner and games. Seeing how tight knit our group has become…

Group Event: Ghosts & Gravestones Tour in St. Augustine

The bigger our Live For Today group gets, the more we realize that our members and survivors are adrenaline junkies who love to eat! Anytime we ask them what kind of events they would like to do next, the response always seems to be something action packed, adventurous and involving food. We love the enthusiasm…

Group Event: Survivor & Member Dinner at Brio Tuscan Grille

Last night was our kickoff group event at Brio Tuscan Grille at the St. John’s Town Center’s in Jacksonville, FL. We had a great turnout with a mix of members, survivors, founders and a local oncologist who had treated a few of us at Mayo Clinic. Our busy table felt like a group of old friends that had…