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AMC #Meds4Kids Childhood Cancer Drug Discovery Research Project

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AMC #Meds4Kids Q1 2017 update
April 07, 2017

Dear Friends of #Meds4Kids: First of all...THANKS for your wonderful support in 2016.  Your generous contributions helped us raise nearly $10,000  See more

THE STORY:

American MedChem Nonprofit Corporation (AMC) is preparing to kick-off it's first research collaboration in childhood cancer.  The goal of this project is to carry out drug discovery research at AMC and create targeted medicine for children diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). In other words, create #Meds4Kids for children diagnosed with AML.

Currently a subset of children diagnosed with AML don't respond to available medicines, so their prognosis is dismal--just a 5-10 % survival rate. Children with this particular AML diagnosis (estimated 300-500 kids worldwide) need safe & effective targeted medicines to fight the disease.

AMC estimates a cost of $3-$5 million to complete a drug discovery project which is ready for clinical trials.  The initial $250,000 raised in this campaign will support AMC scientists conduct research in the early stages of this project. We will continue to fundraise (through crowdfunding, philanthropic donations, research grants, etc.) during the entire life of this project (18-36 months) to fund various phases of R&D.

AMC strives to make your donation dollars have the maximum impact. Therefore, we commit to keep our overhead costs very low so that more than 80% of your contribution goes directly to fund research efforts. Please donate generously. Through your contribution you participate in the critical work of creating medicines to help heal sick children--a highly gratifying service.  This is a mission that AMC takes very very seriously, and we want you to be part of it. Join us! THANK YOU.

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To This Fundraiser

$9,405

MONEY RAISED
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  • American Medchem Nonprofit Corporation

    $500

  • Robert Selliah

    $500

  • Theresa Selliah

    $250

  • john oswald

    $1,000

  • Donald LaPointe

     

  • Keith & Rosaine Wijesuriya

    $25

  • Ajith and Charlotte

    $10

  • Marius Sebastian

    $50

  • AS

    $30

  • Vishnu

    $10

  • Anton Lakshman

    $25

  • Joe McDonough

    $25

  • Glenn Prestwich

    $100

  • Scott Sluis

    $100

  • Val Sankarsingh

     

  • Jenni Haines

    $25

  • Alice Sunday

    $100

  • Bret Laughlin

    $100

  • Hassan El-Abdellaoui

    $50

  • Frank Phillips

    $250

  • Angelo Fernando

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Nick Jackson

    $25

  • Subrahmanyam Vangala

    $100

  • Ginger Tolman

    $50

  • Jit Chakravarty

    $500

  • Linda Jeffreys

    $25

  • Kendrick Cunningham

    $10

  • Theresa Hamilton

    $25

  • Amy S Bright

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Ryszard Czerminski

    $100

  • Sareena Osman

    $50

  • John & Jen Petrovich

     

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Roman Fleck

    $100

  • Marion Casimir

    $30

  • Mike Broussard

    $100

  • Nirmala

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Brent Baker

    $500

  • Mrs. Mary B. Jeyanayagam

    $500

  • Roma George

    $25

  • Lakshmi Jayavendra

    $50

  • Nicole MacLaren

    $2,000

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Dr. Bryant And Sharon Bookhamer

    $1,500

  • Chris Harvey

    $25

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4% Raised of $250,000 Goal

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The Team: $9,405 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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American Medchem Nonprofit Corporat...

Amount Raised

$4,030

 

2% Raised of $250,000 Goal

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John Oswald

Amount Raised

$2,500

 

25% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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Nicole MacLaren

Amount Raised

$2,000

 

40% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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Anton Lakshman

Amount Raised

$575

 

58% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Subrahmanyam Vangala

Amount Raised

$100

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Mike Broussard

Amount Raised

$100

 

10% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Osman Jeyanayagam

Amount Raised

$50

 

5% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Ginger Tolman

Amount Raised

$50

 

5% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Chris Harvey

Chris Harvey

DONATION: $25

Pharma research done right! Wish I had more $. 4 months ago

Dr. Bryant And Sharon Bookhamer

Dr. Bryant And Sharon Bookhamer

DONATION: $1,500

4 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $100

4 months ago

 Nicole MacLaren

Nicole MacLaren

DONATION: $2,000

5 months ago

Lakshmi Jayavendra

Lakshmi Jayavendra

DONATION: $50

In honour of my daughter Jennifer Muthiah who is a cancer survivor, without doctors, sick kids hospital and God she will be not in this word. We need more research and medication for cancer patients. 5 months ago

Roma George

Roma George

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Mrs. Mary B. Jeyanayagam

Mrs. Mary B. Jeyanayagam

DONATION: $500

In honour of my grandchildren I am helping to raise money for AMC #Meds4Kids to support research to create medicine for children with cancer. 5 months ago

Brent Baker

Brent Baker

DONATION: $500

5 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

5 months ago

Nirmala

Nirmala

DONATION: $25

5 months ago