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Organization Name:For Pete’s Sake Cancer Respite Foundation

Website: http://www.takeabreakfromcancer.org

Founded: 1999 in Plymouth Meeting, PA



For Pete’s Sake Cancer Respite Foundation enables cancer patients and their loved ones the opportunity to strengthen, deepen and unify their relationships by creating unforgettable and lasting respite vacations.

  • To be considered for a Respite Vacation, a patient must have a physician diagnosis of cancer and be between the ages of 24-50.
  • Preference is given to patients who reside in PA, NJ or DE.
  • For Pete’s Sake works individually with each patient and his or her family to plan unique Respite Vacations.
  • All candidates must be nominated by a health care professional who is a member of the patient’s oncology team.


Contact Information:

Marci Kuttler Bossow Schankweiler, Founder/President (Pete’s wife)
info@takeabreakfromcancer.org
(267)708-0510


620 West Germantown Pike, Suite 250
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462