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Toast to Your Health Wine Auction

Join us on Saturday, July 16, 2022 for the Toast To Your Health Wine Auction at the Wegmans Organic Orchard on Canandaigua Lake. Drinks, cocktails, and the silent auction will begin at 4 p.m., with dinner and the live auction to follow at 5:30p.m. Funds raised from this year’s event will benefit the Wilmot Cancer Institute at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

 

University of Rochester Advancement is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable event experience for all guests. Please visit uofr.us/events for the latest COVID-19 health and safety requirements.

“Thank you doesn’t cover it.”

At 22, Emily Robbins was a new college grad who had started her first job and was training to run another marathon. Her life was upended when she was diagnosed with leukemia and had to undergo more than two years of treatment. “It’s because of the care I got from doctors and nurses at Wilmot: that’s why I’m here to tell my story,” says Emily. “Without cancer research, I wouldn’t be here today.”

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About us

 

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About the event

 

Learn more and view photos and videos from past wine auctions.

 

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Silent and live auctions

 

Wine, travel, food, and other adventures are waiting for your bid.

 

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Finding community and eliminating disparities

“We have to start by identifying those with greater needs or who have faced a disproportionate cancer burden for decades,” says Paula Cupertino, PhD. As associate director of Wilmot’s new Office of Community Outreach and Engagement, Cupertino is working with the community to identify research gaps and open clinical trials that will reduce cancer incidence in our region.

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