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Emily Whitehead Foundation - Philadelphia Marathon 2016

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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! 

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100% Raised of $350 Goal

The Team: $31,866 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Tom Garrett

Amount Raised

$5,215

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Brieanne Seguin

Amount Raised

$4,206

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Julia Farbman

Amount Raised

$3,459

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Christopher Winters

Amount Raised

$2,520

 

101% Raised of $2,500 Goal

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Jodie Potter

Amount Raised

$1,072

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Alli Breeden

Amount Raised

$1,000

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Mike McCauley

Amount Raised

$925

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Erin Popa

Amount Raised

$910

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DONATION: $350

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