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OUR CONTRIBUTIONS

2019 Run/Walk Fundraising Recipients:

Albany Medical College

  • $35,000 to continue supporting Dr. Ellen Cheon’s research on cisplatin-resistant ovarian cancer

Roswell Park

  • $50,000 to Dr. Moysich and the SPORE project, which focuses to identify precancerous lesions at the earliest stages, leading to early detection of ovarian cancer. This national effort will rely on guidance from survivors and patient advocates.
  • https://www.roswellpark.org/research/roswell-park-upci-ovarian-cancer-spore/spore-overview

2018 Run/Walk Fundraising Recipients:

Albany Medical College

  • $35,000 to Dr. Ellen Cheon’s research on cisplatin-resistant ovarian cancer
  • Ellen Cheon, PhD – assistant professor in the Department of Regenerative and Cancer Cell Biology. Dr. Cheon has dedicated her career to ovarian cancer research and her findings have contributed to a better understanding of ovarian cancer biology and the translational utility of novel therapeutic strategies.
  • https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fcell.2019.00086/full

Foundation for Women’s Cancer

  • $35,000 grant to research the use of neutral stem cells in metastatic ovarian cancer  

2017 Run/Walk Fundraising Recipients:

Albany Medical College

  • $20,000 to Dr. Ellen Cheon’s research on cisplatin-resistant ovarian cancer

Foundation for Women’s Cancer

  • $25,000 to grant recipient Dana Marie Roque, MD from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center. Her research focuses on Nanotechnology-Assisted, Mechanism-Based Combination Therapy for Ovarian Cancer Peritoneal Carcinomatosis.

Lynne Cohen Foundation

  • $25,000 that along with past donations have helped to fund the Lynne Cohen & Caring Together Project for Women with Increased Risk for Cancer at Langone and Bellevue Medical Centers

Stand Up 2 Cancer

  • $10,000

Past Recipients:

A variety of other local and national efforts have been supported with Run/Walk donations. $443,500 in total donations prior to 2010, which brings our total donations to almost $1.5 million since the beginning of the Run/Walk. See our donation goal and thermometer on the home page!

Foundation for Women’s Cancer

• Approximately $535,000 donated since 2010

Gynecologic Cancer Foundation

• $150,000 from 2010-2013

The Lynne Cohen Foundation

• Approximately $425,000 donated since 2010

OCNA / Stand up to Cancer

• Approximately $35,000 donated since 2010

Foundation for Women’s Cancer Survivor’s Course

• $30,000 from 2012-2014

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Sponsors for this year’s race:

TESARO

Bernard Burns: 
In Memory of 
Diana Burns

Robert Killough
The Russell Family