New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

It’s Official – inTouch Inc. is now a 501(c)(3) public charity!

Monday, September 10, 2012 was a very important day.  It was the 29th wedding anniversary of our President/Founder Patsy Ann Joinnides and her husband James, sadly it marked the one year anniversary of our friend Steve’s passing; he lost his battle with esophageal cancer (for more information on esophageal cancer please visit as well as […]

Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital

We Are Doing It!

Good Morning, It is with a heart full of joy that I write this post this morning. On Wednesday, August 15, 2012, inTouch Inc., made its first donations of iPads to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital both located in Manhattan.  Each hospital received four iPads for patient use.  Memorial Sloan Kettering […]

Bladder Cancer

Let’s Talk Bladder Cancer

As you know if you frequent this site, inTouch was started as a result of my own battle with cancer, as well as that of my friend Michael. In an effort to expand inTouch’s mission to include open dialogue about cancer and issues related to cancer, as well as continuing our efforts of fund raising to provide iPads […]


My Friend Michael

It is with a heavy heart that I inform you today that my friend Michael lost his battle with leukemia this past weekend. Those of you who have been reading our posts since the inception of inTouch, Inc., know that he was the very special person who inspired me to begin this endeavor. Michael, who is quoted […]

Positive Thinking

The Language of Positive Thinking

Welcome to inTouch. Our hope is that you will help us reach our goal by making a donation to inTouch, Inc., as well as sharing with us your thoughts, experiences and information about cancer. We will be doing the same. My good friend Mary Lane gave me a book: The Language of Positive Thinking: A […]