ALAS in Action

Cancer Survivors’ Celebration Walk- Northwestern 6/3/17

Mujeres de ALAS en el Daisie Foundation’s 2017 Mother’s Day Initiative!

ART at Logan Square Neigborhood Association – 5/31/17

Art at the Berwyn Library- 5/11/17- Thank you Elaine!

Presentación at Juan Diego Community Center on 5/11/17

Yoga en La Iglesia San Silvestre-Mayo 6, 2017


 

Sesión de Maquillaje para las mujeres de ALAS-4/21/17


 

Mas Wellness House-ALAS: Yoga


 

ALAS-WINGS is the proud recipient of a Susan G. Komen® Chicagoland grant! Thanks to Komen Chicagoland funding, ALAS-WINGS can continue and expand upon the support and services it provides to breast cancer survivors everyday. Participantes de ALAS en el evento de “Impact Awards” de Susan G Komen el día 4/20/17- (Bertha, Celina, Connie, Judy, Nilda, Pattie, Rosita, Yolanda)


 

Yoga en San Silvestre el día 3/18/17

ALAS en el Lyric Opera de Chicago el dia 3/20/17

Yoga at San Silvester on 3/18/17-Thank you Evelyn for a wonderful class!

Consulate of Mexico celebrating- Women’s Day on 3/8/17- Thank you Bertha!!!

First yoga class for survivors at Masonic on 3/7/17

Mamacare Presentation at Erie Family Health Center on 3/1/17-Thank you Verónica!

Presentation at Masonic: Stress Management. 2-28-17-Thank you doctor Oyola!

Logan Square Neighborhood Association, 1/25/17-Congrats Flori and Bertha!

ALAS-Wellness House-Yoga at San Silvester Church 1/7/17

ALAS support group at Erie Family Health Center. Stress Management presented by Dr. Sonia Oyola from the University of Chicago-1/4/17

End of the year party – ALAS support group-Logan Square 12/28/16

End of the year party –ALAS support group-Berwyn 12/28/16

End of the year party at Advocate Illinois Masonic-Thank you to Barbara and the musicians from Caring Arts for this wonderful concert!

ALAS-Yoga at San Silvester Church, December 20 16-Gracias Evelyn!

ALAS-WINGS support group @ Erie Family Health Center 11/71/16-End of the Year Party, 12. /7/16

ALAS Support Group at LSNA on 11/30/16

Wanda at the Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force Health Fair on 11/12/16
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ALAS On Wheels – The Mobile Salon™@ Erie Family Health Center 11/7/16

Second Community Forum for Breast Cancer at Northwestern University-10/30/16

Logan Square support group on 10/26/16. Thank you Elaine from Wellness House for proving an art activity and also, thank you TOMS (Erik) for letting us be at your wonderful space!

Presentation: Breast cancer and treatmeant with Doctor Rosalinda Alvarado at Advocate Illinois Masonic on 10/26/16- Thank you Doctor Rosalinda!

ALAS-Wings at the General Consulate of Mexicoin Chicago -October 19th celebrating “Breast Cancer Awareness Month”-GRACIAS BERTHA!!!

ALAS fundrasing event-Comedy Show at Joe’s Bar with MikeyO on Saturday October 15th, 2016-Thank you Pattie, Nilda, Alma, Bertha, Connie, Bridget!

ALAS Mobile Salon with Hispanocare at  Advocate Illinois Masonic on October 8, 2016

Art class with Jordi at Illinois Masonic support group- 9/27/16

ALAS-Wellness House: Yoga at San Silvester Parish on 10/1/16~ Thank you Silvita and Ana!

Art in Berwyn on 9/8/16-Thanks Therese!

Bears Care the 2016 “Season Opener” PNC Event Center at Halas Hall-September 23, 2016

ALAS +Yoga 4 Cancer: Yoga Master Class at Illinois Masonic- 9/22/2016-Thank you Tari!

Support Group at Erie Family Health Center on September 7, 2016-Thank you Jordi!

Mobile Salon at Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center-August 31, 2016-Thank you Kylia!

Mobile Salon at Loretto Hospital on 8-29-2016

Berwyn Support Group-Having dinner together on August 11, 2016!

Yoga at San Sylvester on 8/6/16-Thank you Silvia!

Nutrition and Cancer, presentation at Illinois Masonic support group on July 26, 2016.Thank you Wanda!

Wellness House +ALAS: Yoga for survivors at San Silvester Parish, July 16 and July 23, 2016

ALAS ON WHEELS™, at Resurrection Proyect, “ELLAS” group, July 11, 2016

ALAS Support Group: Art at Advocate Illinois Masonic on June 28, 2016-Thank you Fabiana!

June 12, Survivorship Walk at Advocate Illinois Masonic

ALAS support group: Art at Rush University Medical Center on June 14, 2016-Thank you Fabiana!

ALAS ON Wheels at Norwegian Hospital on June 13, 2016

ALAS on WHEELS™ at Waterford Place-Aurora, IL on June 8th, 2016-Thank you Jan

Cancer Survivors’ Celebration Walk with Northwestern University-June 5, 2016-Grant Park Chicago

ALAS Mobile Salon at Erie Family Health Center on May 23rd

ALAS support group at Waterford Place in Aurora-May 17, 2016

ALAS on Wheels at Second Act Boutique on May 9, 2016-Thank You Pattie and Mylissa!

ALAS Support Group- Art at Erie Family Health Center on May 4th- with Fabiana Glazer from the Wellness House in Hinsdale

YOGA: ALAS Logan Square Neighborhood Association support group- San
Sylvester, 4-27- 2016-Thank you Evelyn!

ALAS-YOGA at Illinois Masonic on April 26, 2016-Thank you Evelyn!

YOGA: ALAS-Support Group at Waterford Place in Aurora April 19, 2016-Thank you Alonso!

ALAS-Yoga at Berwyn Library on 4-14-16-Gracias Michelle!

Award Ceremony at Northwestern University, 4-7-16-Thank you’ll for being such great partners!

Poster Session at Northwestern university on 4-7-16
Victorson Research Day Poster

At the storage: Thank you Bertha, Gertrudis, Yola, Lidia, Angelina and Michelle for helping with this project!!!

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ALAS –YOGA at Erie Family Health Center April 6, 2016-Thank You Alonso!

ALAS-Wings support group at Logan Square Neighborhood Association-March 30, 2016

ALAS support group at Advocate Illinois Masonic: March 29, 2016-Breast Cancer presentation by Dr. Rosalinda Alvarado. Gracias Doctora!
Thank you Sandra, Tracy, Maritess, Nilda, Wanda and Dr. Alvarado for your wonderful support!!!

Thank you AIR-Wellness House for bringing ART to our support group in Aurora!

Alas-Wings Breast Cancer Support Group in Logan Square Neighborhood Association 2/24/16

NAPO in ACTION Part 2: Ladies from NAPO working at ALAS-WINGS storage on February 26

Support Group at Rush University Medical Center on February 9, 2016

Linfedema presentation at Erie Family Health Center-February 3, 2016

Ladies from NAPO working at ALAS Storage on January Saturday, 23, 2016-Thank you so much for working so hard to get this project started!

December 10, 2015: End of the year party at the Berwyn Library. Thank you Wanda Rodriguez for all you do for the Latino community and particularly for Latina cancer survivors!

End of the year party at Rush Copley Medical Center-Aurora-Thank you Mariana for all you do for the Latino community and particularly for Latina cancer survivors!

In just under 4 minutes, you will learn about the benefits of working with a Certified Mastectomy Fitter who, in addition to fitting prostheses and mastectomy bras, may also assist with wigs, compression garments and more.

Mobile Salon at Rush Copley Medical Center-12-15-15-Thank You Jan Boerman, Mariana y Michelle!

November 2015,
Participants from ALAS support groups receiving their “Pink Bags” donated thanks to the generosity of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority-Gracias!

ALAS on Wheels-The Mobile Salon™ on November 16 at Erie Family Health Center

ALAS on Wheels-The Mobile Salon™ on November 9th at Gilda’s Club Chicago

ALAS Backstage tour at the Chicago Opera House, November 7, 2015

ALAS Support Group-Veronica Aranda from University of Illinois Extension: MammaCare presentation at Erie Family Health Center

October 25: Chicago’s Funniest Women STAND UP Against Breast Cancer-Fundraising Event for ALAS. Thanks Mikey O mikeyocomedy.com and Pattie Sheehan from Second Act Boutique #SecondAct for organizing this incredible event.
Thanks to Bertha, Alicia, Alma and Miguel from ALAS for helping with the event!

Support Group at Logan Square Neighborhood Association on September 28

September 17: Ladies from ALAS received complimentary facials at The International Dermal Institute in Chicago! GRACIAS!!!!

Sept 2015-ALAS received a donation from Bears Care of the Chicago Bears Team!
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Fotos del dia 1ero de Septiembre en Rush University Medical Center

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Photos from ALAS Support Group at Logan Square Neighborhood Association
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Mobile Salon™ at Second Act Boutique 8-17-15
Thank you Pattie and Sandi for organizing this event.

ALAS Supprt Group at ERIE Family Health Center Celebrating our 4th year together!

Mobile Salon™ 7/27/15: Resurrection Project

AMIGAS Training~Graduation: June 27, 2015

Rush Copley Medical Center: Art with Theresa- Air Wellness House-June 16th, 2015

Erie Family Health Center: Art with Fabiana- Air Wellness House-June 3rd, 2015

MacNeal Hospital: Art with Theresa – Air Wellness House-June 11th, 2015. At the Berwyn Library

ALAS Mobile Salon at Erie Family Health Center 6-1-15

Celebrating Survivorship with the Lurie Cancer Center-May 31st, 2015

ALAS on Wheels-The Mobile Salon At Rush Copley Aurora-4-28-15

Mobile Salon, Logan Square Neighborhood Association-April 27, 2015

Entrenamiento AMIGOS April 24, 2015 Humboldt Park

Entrenamiento AMIGOS April 24, 2015 Rush Copley Aurora

Clase de Arte con Jordi en nuestro Grupo de Apoyo:

We are very excited to have gone to the performance of El Pasado Nunca Se Termina weekend, March 15, at Benito Juárez Community Academy with Mariachi Aztlán!

On March 7, ALAS and Salud Latina, offered a training ³AMIGOOS² to
participants from the ALAS support groups. The event took place at San
Sylvester Church in Chicago

ALAS Mobile Salon 2-9-15 Group from Saint Anthony Hospital at Second Act Boutique

Support Group in St. Alexius Medical Center 2-18-2015


Art presented by Theresa of Natures Sweet Grace

Mandala, connect-the-dots
Mandala means circle. The circle acts a a container to create within.
As a spiritual art tool mandalas are used for quieting the mind, focusing, calming anxiety and embracing our creative self.

On February 4, ALAS joins people, organizations, and government agencies around the world in taking a proactive approach to the fight against cancer, highlighting solutions that are within our reach. World Cancer Day unites the world in the fight against cancer.

World Cancer Day-Who make you stronger?

Alas Yoga en Copley! 1/20/15

Entrenamiento Women’s Health Foundation1/21/15

ESTOY LISTA”-ALAS YOGA Photoshoot

Nov. 19, Support Group in Logan Square Neighborhood Association. Art with Fabiana Glazer

Alas Yoga at Macneal Hospital

ALAS on Wheels: The Mobile Salon at St. Sylvester Parish 11-19-14

ALAS On Wheels: The Mobile Salon at Rush Copley Aurora: 10/27/14

Poster Presentation at Rush University Medical Center October 10th, 2014

ALAS at the Lynn Sage Symposium-October 9-12-14
Thank You, Pattie Sheehan-Adelina Barajas and Mariana Arroyo

ALAS recibió una donación por parte de Bears Care del equipo de los Chicago Bears!

August 13 & 14: Griselda Wong PA-C Presentando en Erie Family Health Center y MacNeal Hospital: Nuestra Salud- Una Buena Alimentación

July 30: Grupo de Apoyo – LSNA : Expressive Art Therapy sponsored by The Wellness House in Hinsdale and Live Strong Foundation

July 22: Support Group – Rush Copley hospital : Expressive Art Therapy sponsored by The Wellness House in Hinsdale and Live Strong Foundation

July 21: ALAS-WINGS y ELLAS – Resurrection Project – Mobile Salon

Support Group – MacNeal hospital: Expressive Art Therapy sponsored by The Wellness House in Hinsdale and Live Strong Foundation

Support Group – Erie Humboldt Park: “Jewelry Making” July 9, 2014

June 28th, “Vive tu Vida”

Movie Presentation: El Estudiante

June 9: St. Anthony Hospital

June 2: Loretto Hospital

May 28: Logan Square Support Group at Garfield Conservatory

Art Class

Our new volunteer, Valentina!

Mobile Salon at Gilda’s Club Chicago April 21, 2014
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ALAS-Erie Family Health Center at Garfield Park Conservatory 4-11-14

Alas support groups participants (Logan Square, Erie, MacNeal) attending the event sponsored by The Lyric Opera of Chicago

Alas on Wheels-The Mobile Salon: Resurrection Project April 7

Alas-Wings Mobile Salon April 7

ALAS-YOGA-Logan Square Neighborhood Association

Adelina Asistente Ejecutiva de Alas: Día Internacional de la Mujer- Consulado de Mexico 3-7-14
Adelina Asistente Ejecutiva de Alas: Día Internacional de la Mujer- Consulado de México 3-7-14

Bertha Día Internacional de La Mujer, Consulado de Mexico, 3-7-14
Bertha Día Internacional de La Mujer, Consulado de México , 3-7-14

ALAS-WINGS Picture Slideshow:

ALAS-WINGS Videos:

ALAS-WINGS Support Group

ALAS-WINGS Mobile Salon

Pattie Sheehan: Mobile Salon: ALAS-WINGS

Martha Villanueva’s Interview

Bertha Mariscal’s Interview