The Rose M Turknett Cancer Network is a 501(c)3 Organization named for the founder’s late sister who lost her battle. The founder Barbara Turknett Edwards found herself battling cancer as well. With a second chance at life, and a renewed faith she set her eyes on helping others. The mission is to encourage individuals and loved ones of those affected by cancer that they can win this fight. By providing referrals and resources in the areas of education, health, and advocacy we are preparing them to win the battle of a lifetime.
She holds a degree in Business Management and an ordained minister. She has been a Prison Reentry advocate for over 10 years. With her discipline and guidance she is able to keep us organized and on track to meet our goals.
She is a master of navigating relationships and bringing people together. Her charisma and charm adds quite a bit to the RMT family. She coordinates community meetings, health fairs, and fund-raising events.
He holds 4 college and graduate degrees in the discipline of business and psychology. He is the genius behind our marketing strategy. It doesn’t hurt that he is a model-actor and social media influencer.
There are a multitude of ways to get involved. Whether it is donating your time at an event, making some blinged out pink gloves, or being there for a fighter when they need it most. Team up with us to be in someone’s corner today!