Zahra Baker Park Quality joined hundreds of volunteers last week in Hickory, North Carolina to build a children’s playground in memory of Zahra Baker. The $170,000 project was be funded by donations. Ground was broken and hundreds of volunteers built the park within three days. It will be accessible by all children, including those with disabilities. Zahra was a cancer survivor who wore a prosthetic leg and hearing aids. She was killed by her stepmother in 2010. Elisa Baker pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and is serving 15 to 18 years in prison.
The American Heart Association (AHA) is a national organization dedicated to promoting cardiovascular wellness and heart attack prevention. AHA was founded in 1924 by six cardiologists representing several medical groups with a shared interest in developing research and studies regarding heart disease.
Faces of Hope – 2012 Hillman Cancer Center Gala (UPMC) To help provide important funding for the research projects that allow UPCI scientists to develop the kind of highly specialized tools for preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer that will serve doctors and patients for decades to come.
Walk MS – National MS Society Walk MS is one of the National MS Society’s signature fundraising events drawing hundreds of thousands of participants each year. The society helps people affected by MS by funding cutting-edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, and providing programs and services that help people with MS and their…
The Toni Turchi Foundation is a nonprofit Corporation whose objective is to raise funding for research and development to prevent the disease of breast cancer.
Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital Foundation – 19th Annual Gala The gala is a major fundraising effort to raise funds to help fund programs and medical equipment for young children.
Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery.