The Oksayans have been part of the Hirshberg Foundation family since Purmine “Mine” Oksayan was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2016. From attending our Symposium, sharing their stories and being […]
Remembering a Beloved Father at the Sean R. Sanner 5K
Across the country, Purple Ribbon Events have helped raised thousands of dollars for pancreatic cancer research and patient programs each year. From game days to a walk/run, chili cook-off or […]
Advocating for Women Facing Pancreatic Cancer
This Mother’s Day, as you celebrate, honor or remember the special women in your life, join us in taking action on behalf of the countless moms who have fought pancreatic […]
Honoring a Beloved Husband, Veteran and Community Leader
My beloved husband Allen was a Tallahassee High School football star, Retired Army Paratrooper, Ranger, Veteran and community volunteer.
A Superhuman Dad’s Life & Legacy Live on Through his Son
By: Scott Meller I’ll never forget the day, it was May 5, 2015, the day before my 39th birthday. I was at work at Feldmar Watch Company with my father, […]
A Mom with a Heart of Gold
My mother, Marcia Phillips, had a heart of gold. She loved her kids and grandchildren more than anything on this earth.