“Shaver Cancer Charity Chat” is a Monthly Podcast with Hosts Roseann Giovanatto-Shaver and Heather Austin. Together, they share their decades of thoughtful work with Minnesota’s Cancer Community. Their discussions will include the history of The Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund, insights on cancer, upcoming local fundraising efforts and the latest Minnesota based research and Community Programs.
Enjoy easy, reflective, considerate and witty interviews with many of Minnesota’s best in the area of cancer.
Episode 5 - Tackle Cancer
Hear the When Where and Why's of Tackle Cancer from the Minnesota Football Coach who came up with the idea. Listen to Coach Dave Nelson’s views on coaching, community and the strong relationship between the Minnesota Football Coaches Association and the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund. (Hosted by Randy Shaver and Roseann Giovanatto-Shaver)
Episode 3 - How Did Cancer Impact Our Family
A very honest and interesting conversation with Ryan and Rob Shaver who were 8 and 5 years of age when their parents were diagnosed with cancer. They describe their personal challenges, insight and advice regarding raising children when a parent is undergoing cancer treatment.*This Podcast is one not to miss!
Episode 2 - Culver's - A Community that Cares
Hear how a company that strives to "lead by example" does just that in the state of Minnesota! Learn more about the history of Culver's and their commitment to Minnesota's Cancer Community as told by Maggie Weinzeirl who is one of the Franchise Business Partners for Culver's. SAVE THE DATE - Monday, May 9th, 2022 is Culver's 10% Day of Giving benefiting the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund. Visit your local participating Culver's.
Episode 4 - The Golf Event
Hear how a small Golf event that started in the late 90’s by a local Sports and News Anchor @Kare11 became one of the most successful golf events in the state of Minnesota.Listen to Rush Creek Golf Club’s personal journey with The Rush to the Cure/Randy Shaver Celebrity Golf Classic. Hear the stories behind the event and how one golf event has made a tremendous impact on Minnesota’s Cancer Community.
Episode 1 - The Beginning
This Podcast introduces the Beginning of The Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund. The RSCRCF has infused over 10 million dollars within Minnesota for the past 2 decades .These funds have enhanced the lives of Minnesota’s cancer community by providing Research, prevention, treatment and other community needs as it pertains to cancer.Hear how a local Sports and News Anchor’s personal diagnosis with cancer jumpstarted a small golf event into a charity that raises over a million dollars annually.