Samantha Eisenstein Watson, MBA
Samantha Eisenstein Watson, MBA, is the chief executive officer and founder of The Samfund. Sam is a 2-time young adult cancer survivor. After completing her treatment for Ewing's sarcoma and secondary myelodysplastic syndrome, she co-founded The Samfund in 2003 after recognizing a void in programs and services tailored specifically for young adult cancer survivors. She is an active member of the cancer community and an advocate for young adult survivors throughout the country. Sam holds a BA and an MBA from Brandeis University.
December 06, 2017
A Samfund grant recipient narrates her experience of being diagnosed young with cancer and how the support from The Samfund "made everyday school and life manageable."
June 19, 2017
Young adult cancer survivors face an uncertain path to parenthood-here is one story.
April 04, 2016
National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week is April 4-8, 2016.
January 15, 2016
Young adult cancer survivors turn to crowdfunding to help pay off debt from treatment.
November 19, 2015
Collaboration between organizations serving the young adult cancer population benefits all involved