Lindsay’s Story

Lindsay’s Story

Remembering and celebrating our mothers  Mother’s Day can be bittersweet for those who have lost a mother. The Lynn Sage Foundation Associate Board member, Lindsay Feldman, recognizes that pain while acknowledging some unexpected gifts that grew from her loss. “Breast...
Maysem’s Story

Maysem’s Story

Breast cancer is never “one size fits all.” As Maysem Alsaidi recalls her mother’s aggressive breast cancer treatment, she’s reminded of why she connected with The Lynn Sage Foundation in the first place. “We were living in Baghdad in the early ‘90s when my...
Jan’s story

Jan’s story

Team Lynn Sage’s Jan Ferris finds the fun in fundraising  One of the greatest compliments an athlete can hear is “you have a lot of heart.” By Jan Ferris’ own words, running races doesn’t come easy for her. But you’ll be hard-pressed to find a runner anywhere...
Scholar Highlights

Scholar Highlights

What a year The Lynn Sage Foundation enjoyed a wonderful year thanks to the generous and thoughtful support of so many. Thank you! We’re thrilled to share that the Lynn Sage Scholars, past and present, also had an outstanding year: We are most excited to report...
Joanna’s Story

Joanna’s Story

Even though October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month is over, the impact of the 10th Anniversary Chicago’s In Good Taste campaign continues. Over 190 local restaurants participated in The Lynn Sage Foundation’s Chicago’s In Good Taste, donating a portion of sales to...
Leesa’s Story

Leesa’s Story

Leesa pictured with friend and running partner Lisa Bennett An elite athlete’s ultimate endurance training Leesa Drake’s physical accomplishments are awe-inspiring. This past spring, she was planning for her 99th and 100th marathon.  In addition to her own races, she...