NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon makes 2015 season his last

...the Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital in Concord, North Carolina."Outside the race car, my passion is pediatric cancer research, and my efforts will remain focused there when I'm no longer driving," he said.
More than a dance club

...Pink in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month at the club. One hundred percent of the proceeds went to breast cancer research."Cyndi asked me to teach some Zumba classes at 907 and a fundraiser seemed like a great way to start," Mabry...
Lauren Hill unlikely to play game again amid cancer fight

...move the game up by two weeks because of Hill's condition.So far, more than $324,000 has been donated for cancer research and treatment - far more than Hill had imagined."That's a lot," Hill said. "I don't even have a reaction...
A friendly face in tough times

...or filling out paperwork, filling the role of a caseworker. In her own time, Collins raises money for the Breast Cancer Research Fund. In one year, she raised about $40,000 between a pasta feed and her Bunco for Breast Cancer event. One...
Charles E. Sanford

...planned at this time.Chuck was deeply loved by his large family and many friends who are very thankful he no longer suffers. Anyone wishing to donate in Chuck's memory may do so to a hospice or cancer research program of their choice.
Shelley Lynn Savikko

...and humble. Shelley did not wish for a funeral or memorial service, but rather for her family to gather and celebrate her life together. Her family suggests a donation towards lung cancer research, such as
CCFR wants you to lose your hair

...eatery Salt to raise money for childhood cancer research.So far, 37 people have pledged says only 4 percent of all federal cancer research funding is dedicated to pediatric cancer research.The idea for St. Baldrick's head-shaving...
Photo: Cancer cuts barber Eva Carrillo from Gerry's Barbershop during the St. Baldrick's Foundation fundraiser for childhood cancer research on Saturday. The event was hosted by the Capital City Fire/Rescue at the Juneau eatery Salt. This was Tapp's...
Fundraise for cancer research with Hope of the Slopes event

The American Cancer Society will host the Hope on the Slopes event at Eaglecrest Ski Area on April 5. From 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., participants will make laps around the ski area while being tracked using a RFID tracking system.
8-year-old girl befriended by hoops star dies of cancer

...announcer Dick Vitale pledged to raise $250,000 toward cancer research over the next month and present a check in that amount...during his annual gala to benefit The V Foundation for cancer research on May 16 in Sarasota, Fla."I talked to Matt...


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