Since 2005, our all-volunteer nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization has been dedicated to helping men and women affected by cancer. We are Survivor's Helpers.
Stepping Stone Support and the Foundation For Women’s Cancer have partnered to fund research and provide education/information to women who have been diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer and to increase public awareness of gynecologic prevention and early detection. The education mission is a dual mission in that programs are developed for women who have been diagnosed as well as for well women, who will benefit from awareness of early detection and risk factor information. Since 2011, Stepping Stone Support’s Teal Warriors raise funds to participate in the annual Race in Washington, DC while supporting the efforts of the FWC to end women’s cancer through research.
In 2013 Stepping Stone Support sponsored the FWC Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course at NYU Langone Medical Center in NYC. .
Stepping Stone Support has been supporting the Stony Brook Cancer Center and its patients since 2010. Annually, we adopt cancer patients in treatment and their families during the holiday season. We are proud to have been awarded the SBCC Above & Beyond Award since 2011.
Stepping Stone Support is proud to partner with certified fitness instructor and nutritionist, Stacey Standard of SimFit, to help survivors after cancer. Together, we hope to empower survivors to create a Healthy and Fit Survivorship!
Stepping Stone Support is proud to partner with the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, Long Island Chapter, to help women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and gynecologic cancers. In 2016, NOCC hosted the 10th Annual 5K Run/Walk To Break The Silence on Ovarian Cancer which served as an official Survivor’s Helper Toy Collection Site. We had volunteers on hand to collect new, unwrapped toys to benefit our SLH recipients.
Stefanie Taylor, director of NOCC- LI Chapter, was the 2017 recipient of the Survivor’s Helper Community Partner Award
In 2016, SSS partnered with Helping Makes U Happy to bring joy to local families suffering from hardships.
Committee Member and Founder, Keith Caputo and Board Member, Cassy Caputo have joined our efforts in brining joy to Survivor’s Helper recipients and their children during the holiday season!
Keith Caputo and Cassy Caputo were the 2017 recipients of the Survivor’s Helper Community Partner Award
SSS is proud to partner with Hurricane Gill & Wings of Manorville, NY and Port Jeff Station, NY. 2016, recipient of the SSS Recognition Award for going Above and Beyond for families affected by cancer in the community.
In 2017, SSS partnered with 101.7 The Beach Radio to spread our mission of helping families affected by cancer.
January 2018, our Founder, Renee, sat down with Justin for the 101.7 Project to discuss the impact SSS and Survivor’s Helper is having in the community and in the lives of local families affected by cancer.
In 2017, SSS partnered with PlayBOLD to empower communities by mobilizing people and resources on international missions to the most disadvantaged areas of the world.
In 2018, SSS partnered with TU4C to promote social responsibility & community giveback through athletics!