Honoring Past Presidents Trailblazer Award

On June 9, 2018, the Saint John’s Cancer Institute Auxiliary hosted the 33rd annual Odyssey Ball where they honore Past Presidents with the Trailblazer Award. The Trailblazers Award recognizes those who, through their service and leadership, have paved the way for innovation and impact in the cancer community. The Past Presidents date back to the founding members of the Auxiliary board of directors over 35 years ago and include: Hollace Brown, Diane Feldman, Ilene Eisenberg, Andrea Kopald, Ila Krane, Ina Lewis, Shirley Lipstone, Sue Newman Hochberg, Roberta Novick, Donna Rosen, Lois Rosen, Anita Swift and Ruth Weil along with Jackie Banchik and Sandy Cohen who will be honored in memoriam.

Alongside the Trailblazers Award, they also presented the first ever Generation of Hope Award to author, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Lewis Howes.

Congratulations to Lewis Howes for receiving the Generation of Hope Award and the Past Presidents for receiving the Trailblazer Award! A special thank you to Kate Flannery for hosting the 2018 Odyssey Ball.

This evening raised nearly $500K for cancer research!

Saturday, June 9, 2018
4:30 PM Cocktail Reception & Saloon Games
6:00 PM Awards
7:00 PM Dinner, dancing & Auction
Calamigos Ranch
327 Latigo Canyon Road
Malibu, CA 90265