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Your support of cancer research and clinical trials taking place at UMass Medical School paves the way for much-needed scientific breakthroughs—and, ideally, for finding a cure. This space is the place where you can learn about the latest cancer research at UMMS and the scientists conducting that vital work, as well as hear from the courageous people battling this pervasive disease, and much more.

Recognizing the top 5 teams and top 5 individual fundraisers for June 16, 2021

Posted On: Wednesday, June 16, 2021

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As of today, June 16, 2021, fundraising for the 23rd annual UMass Cancer Walk and Run is nearing the $200,000 mark, thanks to the dedication of people like you! We're so grateful to everyone who has signed up so far to support this event.  

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Meet Kara Crosson, member of the 2021 Steering Committee

Posted On: Tuesday, June 15, 2021

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We're pleased to introduce you to Kara Crosson, member of the 2021 Steering Committee for the UMass Cancer Walk and Run.

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Meet Liz Estabrooks, 2021 Steering Committee member

Posted On: Tuesday, June 08, 2021

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We're pleased to introduce you to Liz Estabrooks, member of the 2021 Steering Committee for the UMass Cancer Walk and Run. This is the first in a series of steering committee spotlights.

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Help yourself while helping others!

Posted On: Wednesday, May 19, 2021

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The pandemic has affected us all in a variety of ways. Our work, home and social lives have been drastically different, and protecting our health became more important than ever. Participating in the UMass Cancer Walk and Run is a great opportunity for you to support those in our community who have been affected by cancer. And, it provides numerous benefits for you as well!

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Well, hello there supporters!

Posted On: Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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You've been busy... VERY busy... signing up and showing your support for the UMass Cancer Walk and Run.

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Congratulations Merch Madness winners!

Posted On: Friday, April 02, 2021

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Participation in this fun awareness-raising contest was fantastic!

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In her own words: Brooke Dauksz

Posted On: Wednesday, March 24, 2021

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She is a mom, a fundraiser, an advocate and a fighter. This is her story.

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Spotlight on... multiple myeloma clinical trial

Posted On: Monday, March 15, 2021

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March is myeloma awareness month, so in this post we’re shining a spotlight on a clinical trial for multiple myeloma that is underway at UMass Medical School under the direction of Muthalagu Ramanathan, MD.

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It's March 2021... Time for some MERCH MADNESS!

Posted On: Friday, March 05, 2021

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This March, it's MERCH MADNESS! A chance for you to show your UMass Cancer Walk and Run pride and possibly score some nifty branded gear in the process.

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On your mark, get set... REGISTER!

Posted On: Tuesday, February 16, 2021

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That's right friends, online registration for the 2021 UMass Cancer Walk and Run is now open. This means you can take your first step, right now, and start your individual and team fundraising pages!

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Best Fundraising Event

T&G's Best of Central Mass 2020 Award

Best Fundraising Event 2020