The Sci Fi Saturday Night podcast will be hosting a charity auction to raise funds for Jeanne Robinson, who has been battling a virulent strain of cancer. The benefit is scheduled to run on May 8 beginning at 8pm Eastern time. Items include artwork by Mike Mignola, Sergio Aragones, Joe Michael Linsner, Ben Templesmith, Mike Lilly, Bob Almond, Frankie B. Washington, and others.
Author Jeanne Robinson, wife of Spider Robinson, is scheduled to start a round of chemotherapy for a virulent form of biliary cancer. A benefit concert for Jeanne will be held on Friday, September 18 at 7:30 at Cates Hill Chapel on Bowen Island and an e-bay auction has been set up as well as donations through Paypal to help defray the cost of treatment.