Sun Safety on the Slopes

This project will train ski and snowboard instructors at three Maine ski resorts on sun safe behaviors, risks, and prevention. Instructors will be provided with 5-minute lessons which they will then share within their ski schools.

Organization: 
The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing
Grant Amount Given: 
$5,750
Year Issued: 
2016
Grant Category: 
Prevention
Types of Cancer: 
Melanoma

Maine Cancer Foundation Grants to this Organization:

Year Program Amount Category Organization
2016 Sun Safety on the Slopes $5,750 Prevention The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing
2016 Maine Fund for Cancer Patients $4,000 Transportation The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing
2015 Tobacco Treatment, Prevention, and Control in Androscoggin County $40,000 Education The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing
2015 The Maine Fund for Cancer Patients $4,000 Transportation The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing
2014 Cancer Resource Advocate $48,291 Support The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope And Healing
2012 Space to Breathe $3,000 Support The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing