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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

Kristi Henlen

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! 

$350

MONEY RAISED
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  • Philly tshirt

    $5

  • Greg and Kelly Goehring

     

  • Jaclyn Barker

    $25

  • Leah

    $50

  • Karen Swartz and Troy McCartney

    $50

  • Troy McCartney

    $25

  • Janet & Jim Sears

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $120

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100% Raised of $350 Goal

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

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $120

4 months ago

Janet & Jim Sears

Janet & Jim Sears

DONATION: $50

5 months ago

Troy McCartney

Troy McCartney

DONATION: $25

Sorry we can't be there but we'll be cheering for you!!! 5 months ago

Karen Swartz and Troy McCartney

Karen Swartz and Troy McCartney

DONATION: $50

5 months ago

Leah

Leah

DONATION: $50

5 months ago

Jaclyn Barker

Jaclyn Barker

DONATION: $25

7 months ago

Philly tshirt

Philly tshirt

DONATION: $5

10 months ago