About

We are a group of yarn industry professionals who believe that a cure for cancer is one of the most important goals in medicine. It affects all of us, our family, our friends, our customers, our sisters in knit and crochet.  Join us and let it be said that the lovers of yarn worldwide beat chemo – and cancer!

The Cast Off Chemo Team:

Cia Abbott-Bulllemer: Marketing Director at Plymouth Yarns

Kathy Elkins: Owner/ VP Marketing, Webs, America’s Yarn Store at yarn.com

Trisha Malcolm: VP, Editorial Director Soho Publishing, Editor, Vogue Knitting

Susan Sullivan: Industry Professional

Lead: Cari Clement, Industry Professional & jack of all trades….

Advising (both breast cancer survivors):

Cat Bordhi: Designer, Author, Teacher

Linda Krag: Owner/President Denise Interchangeables

Big thanks to Marlaine DesChamps and Tammy Hildebrand for the knit and crochet backgrounds!

For a copy of the SD Ireland Cancer Research Fund 501c3 IRS non-profit designation letter, click here.

irelandAnd learn more about the SD Ireland Cancer Research Fund, why it was started and about Kim and Scott Ireland here, in an article from Vermont Woman.  Note that the treatment Scott received was years prior to Dr. Krag’s current research focus.

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