Maggie’s Brightside

Living with cancer is hard enough. Let’s make it a little bit easier.

The mission of Maggie’s Brightside is to build a supportive community for those impacted by cancer and terminal illness through generating awareness, increasing access to resources and promoting positive and honest living. Our goal is to bring services to those affected free of charge and to offer a bit of sunshine when the clouds roll in.

About Maggie

Maggie was a mother,  a wife, and a social worker, and she loved to look on the bright side. Imagine her surprise on September 29th, 2015 when she was forced to add Stage IV Breast Cancer Survivor to her list of descriptors. Her blog was started to chronical the highs and lows of treatment, parenting, and life in general.

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A DCIS Experience with Breast Cancer

"My cancer journey was not about facing death. It was about being truthful about my life. What had fallen apart? Who had I become? What was I holding onto? Did I have the safety, support, and security to face life after cancer? Did I want to face life without it?"...

We’re All a Little Awkward

Today's guest post is written by Caitlin Perry and brought to you in partnership with our Over The Top Sponsor Breezy Hill Marketing. Breezy Hill Marketing provides support and funding for Maggie's Brightside. Breezy Hill Marketing is a Vermont owned and operated...

Beginning a New Life With Metastatic Breast Cancer

Today’s guest post was written by by Emily Garnett. It is brought to you by our Sponsor, Camp Sangamon. Camp Sangamon provides funding for Maggie’s Brightside as a Super Generous Sponsor. Furthermore, if a Maggie Card holder has a son age 9 to 16, they will receive 5%...

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