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  • PrimaryLogo-BMC Bite Me Cancer Celebrates its 7-year Anniversary - Sept. 1, 2017 – Bite Me Cancer began in September 2010, 5 months after its founder, Nikki Ferraro, was diagnosed with a rare form of thyroid cancer at 17 years old. The foundation supports teenagers with cancer with its popular Teen Support Bag program and also funds thyroid cancer research grants. The foundation has raised Read More
  • image[1] Bite Me Cancer Names Recipient of its 4th Thyroid Cancer Research Grant - FAIRFAX, VA – July 1, 2017 – Bite Me Cancer recently chose the researcher for its fourth thyroid cancer research grant. Dr. Brian P. Danysh of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center received a 2-year grant of $57,500 administered by Bite Me Cancer’s partner, The America Thyroid Association, who oversees the research program.
  • nic.front Bite Me Cancer Celebrates and Raises Funds at its Fourth Annual Cancerversary Dinner - FAIRFAX, VA – April 24, 2017 – Bite Me Cancer held its fourth annual Cancerversary Dinner on April 22, 2017, at the Chantilly National Golf and Country Club in Centreville, VA.  More than 150 attendees, sponsors and cancer survivors enjoyed a night of speeches, delicious food/wine and cancer survivorship celebration, including a toast from Bite Read More
  • IMG_3843 Bite Me Cancer ships out 3,400 Teen Support Bags as of Today - FAIRFAX, VA – Dec. 31, 2016 – Bite Me Cancer has distributed out 3,400 Teen Support Bags over the past 4.5 years, since the inception of the bag. Those bags have reached teenagers with cancer in 80 hospitals in 34 states and DC.  Teens with cancer have unique challenges and are either in a pediatric Read More
  • Research Bite Me Cancer Reaches Goal of funding Fourth Thyroid Cancer Research Grant - FAIRFAX, Va. - Oct. 5, 2016 - Bite Me Cancer, a national nonprofit based in Fairfax, Va., that supports teenagers with all cancers and funds thyroid cancer research, announced today that it has reached its goal of funding a fourth thyroid cancer research grant. The $57,500 grant will be administered in conjunction with Bite Me Read More
  • Bite Me Cancer celebrates its sixth anniversary Bite Me Cancer Foundation Celebrates Sixth Anniversary - FAIRFAX, Va. - September 27, 2016 -  Bite Me Cancer, a national nonprofit based in Fairfax, Va. that supports teenagers with all cancers and funds thyroid cancer research is celebrating its sixth anniversary this month. The foundation was formed in September, 2010 by Nikki Ferraro, just months after she had been diagnosed with a rare Read More
  • BiteMeCancer_DefaultPostImage Bite Me Cancer Names Recipient of Foundation’s Third Thyroid Cancer Research Grant - FAIRFAX, Va. - July 1, 2016 - Bite Me Cancer, a national nonprofit based in Fairfax, Va., that supports teenagers with cancer and raises funds for thyroid cancer research, announced today that Dr. Irene Min of Weill Cornell Medicine in New York, is the recipient of the group’s third research grant. The  $57,500-grant is being Read More
  • BiteMeCancer_DefaultPostImage Bite Me Cancer Raises $55,000 at its Third Annual Cancerversary Dinner - FAIRFAX, Va. - May 5, 2016 - Bite Me Cancer, a national nonprofit that supports teens with cancer and funds thyroid cancer research, raised $55,000 at its third annual Cancerversary dinner, the foundation announced today. Nearly 150 people attended the event April 23 at the Tower Club in the Tyson’s Corner Area of Fairfax, held Read More
  • BiteMeCancer_DefaultPostImage Bite Me Cancer Unveils New Logo at Its Second Annual Investors Breakfast - FAIRFAX, Va. - March 31, 2016 - Bite Me Cancer, a national nonprofit that supports teenagers who have all types of cancer and funds thyroid cancer research, unveiled its new logo this morning during its second annual Investors Breakfast held at its headquarters in the Fair Lakes Area of Fairfax. The foundation’s name was conceived by Read More
  • Ribbon Cutting at Bite Me Cancer's New Office in Fair Lakes, VA Bite Me Cancer Opens Its New National Headquarters - FAIRFAX, Va. - Jan. 22, 2016 - Bite Me Cancer, a national nonprofit that supports teens with cancer and funds thyroid cancer research, held a ribbon cutting for its new headquarters in the Fair Lakes Area of Fairfax, VA, Thursday, January 21, 2016. “I’m so happy and proud that we now have an office space Read More