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Emily Whitehead Foundation Pittsburgh 2017

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BENEFITING: EMILY WHITEHEAD FOUNDATION

ORGANIZER: Emily Whitehead

EVENT: Pittsburgh Marathon 2017

EVENT DATE: May 07, 2017

Kelly Foreman

THE STORY:

Emily Whitehead Foundation wrote -

Emily Whitehead is a 3-time leukemia survivor.  She was the first child in the world to receive a breakthrough T-cell immunotherapy to finally beat her leukemia.  Emily is alive today because of cancer research. We saw firsthand how cancer research is saving lives; however, there are still children losing their lives every day because of limited treatment options for high-risk patients like Emily. Children who have their cancer return are harder to treat because their cancer becomes resistant to standard therapies. Cutting edge treatments like the T-cell therapy are needed to help cure these children but funding is limited. Childhood cancer receives only 4% of the National Cancer Institute budget for research. Many researchers rely on grants from non-profit organizations and private donors who are dedicated to raising funds for childhood cancer research.

Please visit www.emilywhiteheadfoundation.org for more info on our efforts to find a cure for childhood cancer! 

$559

MONEY RAISED
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  • Bill and Sandy Foreman

    $50

  • Mary Miller

    $25

  • Curt Reese

    $50

  • Mike Sulesky

    $25

  • Kent Wible

    $50

  • John J. Podliski

    $25

  • Breanna

    $40

  • Tim and Kim Eyerly

    $25

  • HRI, Inc.

    $100

  • Mike Chobody

    $20

  • sandwich sale

    $124

  • Kelly and Joe Matsko

    $25

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The Team: $20,477 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Jodie Potter

Amount Raised

$2,008

Fundraiser Title

Becky Briggs

Amount Raised

$1,731

 

87% Raised of $2,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Manna Potter

Amount Raised

$1,432

 

143% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Molly Thomas

Amount Raised

$1,228

 

123% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Steph Witek

Amount Raised

$1,200

 

240% Raised of $500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Matt and Jo Lynne

Amount Raised

$1,000

 

100% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Lynette Hanczar

Amount Raised

$945

 

95% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Barb Cox Lyle

Amount Raised

$710

 

118% Raised of $600 Goal

Donor Comments

Kelly and Joe Matsko

Kelly and Joe Matsko

DONATION: $25

6 months ago

Mike Chobody

Mike Chobody

DONATION: $20

6 months ago

sandwich sale

sandwich sale

DONATION: $124

6 months ago

HRI, Inc.

HRI, Inc.

DONATION: $100

6 months ago

Tim and Kim Eyerly

Tim and Kim Eyerly

DONATION: $25

11 months ago

Breanna

Breanna

DONATION: $40

11 months ago

John J. Podliski

John J. Podliski

DONATION: $25

11 months ago

Kent Wible

Kent Wible

DONATION: $50

11 months ago

Mike Sulesky

Mike Sulesky

DONATION: $25

11 months ago

Curt Reese

Curt Reese

DONATION: $50

11 months ago