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KYMMA - Keeping You, Me, and Memories Alive, Inc.

KYMMA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides aid and support to residents of Central New Hampshire who are coping with cancer.

Our 15th Annual "Day to Fight Cancer" will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014.

Your generosity makes a real and positive difference in the lives of individuals and families. Donations stay in our local community, support local residents, and are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

Support from friends and neighbors, including local businesses, organizations, community members, and schools, makes it possible for us to continue to provide assistance to those in need. We greatly appreciate and highly value your contributions and participation!

Click the "Donate Now" image below to make a secure, online, tax-deductible donation via PayPal with your credit card, debit card, checking account, or PayPal balance.

To indicate your donation is in memory of someone special, please click the "Notes (Optional)" link at checkout. If you don't see where in PayPal to add notes, please contact us with whatever we should know with respect to your donation.

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2014 Book Awards - "How Has Cancer Affected My Life?"

The 2014 Joan Merrill Book Award and the 2014 Michelle Morse Book Award will each be awarded to a student at Plymouth State University (PSU) in the form of a $500 gift certificate to be used for textbooks and/or supplies for the Fall 2014 semester.

If you're a student at PSU, and if you or a close family member are living with cancer, you're eligible to apply for these awards. All applicants are reviewed equally in response to the question, "How has cancer affected my life?"

Applications have been received. Award recipients will be announced by April 15.

Download the 1-page PDF flyer for more information about 2014 book awards for PSU students.

Read essays submitted by PSU students in 2014, or in 2013, or 2011.

2014 Plymouth Regional High School Scholarship Awards

KYMMA has committed to two $500 Scholarship Awards for students in their senior year at Plymouth Regional High School (PRHS). Students should see their guidance counselor for scholarship packets. The award will be presented Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. in the Plymouth State University Cultural Arts Center.

14th Annual "Day to Fight Cancer" - Saturday, September 14, 2013

KYMMA Board Members with New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan THANK YOU to all who contributed to our 14th Annual "Day to Fight Cancer" on Saturday, September 14, 2013.

Photo: KYMMA Board Members with New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan.

Luminaries (decorative candle-lit bags) lit the pathway of participants in our walk-a-thon, either in memory of a loved one who has passed away from cancer or in honor of a loved one who is currently walking the cancer journey.

Bio-degradable helium dove balloons were dedicated to loved ones who have been lost to cancer or those who are now affected by cancer.

2013 Top Teams: Team Vacuum, Team Merrill, Michelle's Team / Team Spear-It (tied)

2013 Top Individuals: Bonnie Webb, Rosann Ianelli, Nancy Haynes

We had fun with Colors of Cancer Nail Art, Face Painting, Bubble Station, Tie-Dying, Dollar Sale, Silent Auction, and more.

Thanks to local entertainment: Juggling Jim, Chris White Band, Jim Tyrell, Mr. Soul, Pardon the Spins, Uncle Steve Band, Art Harriman, and other local artisans!

Participants who raised a minimum of $50 received a FREE event t-shirt!

See 24 photos from our 2013 event at Plymouth State University in Central New Hampshire.

Read what the Record-Enterprise wrote about our 14th Annual Day to Fight Cancer.

Subscribe to KYMMA's free e-mail newsletter to keep informed about what's going on.

KYMMA's Day to Fight Cancer

Cancer Support Resources for New Hampshire Residents

See our new web page filled with cancer support resources for New Hampshire residents.

KYMMA - Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Benefiting the People of Central New Hampshire

Now in our 14th year of community service, Keeping You, Me, and Memories Alive (KYMMA) benefits people in Central New Hampshire, including, but not limited to, residents of Ashland, Alexandria, Bath, Benton, Bridgewater, Bristol, Campton, Danbury, Dorchester, Ellsworth, Groton, Hebron, Holderness, Lincoln, New Hampton, Piermont, Plymouth, Rumney, Thornton, Warren, Waterville Valley, Wentworth, and Woodstock.

Thanks to the support of our friends and neighbors, we've raised about $225,000. through our "Day to Fight Cancer" event over the past 13 years.

Over the past three years, we've issued gifts to over 150 local families to help with groceries, gas, heating oil, back-to-school clothes and supplies, furnace repairs, and utility bills.

Read some of the Testimonials we've received from gift recipients.

See our News page for links to numerous articles about KYMMA over the past several years.

Keep informed of KYMMA's activities by subscribing to our free e-mail newsletter.

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15th Annual "Day to Fight Cancer" - Saturday, September 20, 2014

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