Since its inception in 2002, 24 Foundation has raised more than $19 million to support its cancer navigation and survivorship programs. That adds up to a lot of impactful change for the cancer community! Here is a list of organizations 24 Foundation will support in 2017.
Indianapolis, IN – Indiana University Health Simon Cancer Center
Located in Indianapolis, the Indiana University Health Simon Cancer Center provides the highest level of patient care with a focus on developing more effective approaches to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Casting for Recovery
Casting for Recovery is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded in 1996 featuring a unique program that combines breast cancer education and peer support with the therapeutic sport of fly fishing.
Charlotte, NC – Levine Cancer Institute
The Levine Cancer Institute is changing the course of cancer care by removing the barriers that separate patients from access to world- class research, breakthrough treatments and quality care. Their cancer network consists of 13 cancer care locations across the Carolinas. 24 Foundation funds the Genetics, Survivorship and Wellness Program.
Levine Children’s Hospital
Levine Children’s Hospital consists of 12 floors, in which the 11th floor is home to pediatric cancer patients. Each year, the staff at LCH diagnoses 150 new children with cancer and provides follow-up care to thousands of pediatric cancer survivors. Of these patients, 80% will become long-term survivors. LCH is committed to providing continued compassionate support of patients and their families through a survivorship clinic focused on wellness, special needs and preventive care for childhood cancer survivors to ensure the highest quality of life.
Carolina Breast Friends
Carolina Breast Friends provides supportive services and mentorship connection among those going through breast cancer wherever they are in their journey and supports them with compassion and care.
The GoJenGo Foundation was founded in Charlotte in 2009 by a local tri-athlete, mom, and breast cancer survivor, Jen Pagani. Its mission is to provide financial assistance to local women and families in treatment for breast cancer.
Hospitality House of Charlotte
Hospitality House of Charlotte provides the comforts of home for families of seriously ill loved ones by offering affordable accommodations in the heart of Charlotte’s medical community.
Wind River Cancer Wellness Retreats
Wind River Cancer Wellness Retreats offers wellness retreats, programs, and healthy-lifestyle support (nutrition and exercise) to cancer survivors of all types and all stages at NO COST to survivors.
Baltimore, MD – The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults (UCF) was established in 1997 by Doug Ulman, a three-time cancer survivor. The UCF’s mission is to support, educate and connect young adults affected by cancer so that no young adult confronts cancer alone.
The LIVESTRONG Foundation
Knowledge is power. Unity is strength. Attitude is everything. The LIVESTRONG® Foundation provides the practical information and tools people with cancer need to live life on their own terms. It’s mission is served through advocacy, public health and research.