PCAWNY honors pancreatic cancer researchers
The Pancreatic Cancer Association of Western New York hosted a reception on July 17, 2014, in Greece to celebrate the work of Aram Hezel, M.D., and Hartmut “Hucky” Land, Ph.D., who recently were awarded a $2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute. The grant will fund research that Hezel and Land began with seed funding from PCAWNY.
Golf tournaments support cancer research
The fifth annual Michael F. Contestabile Memorial Golf Tournament at Shadow Pines Golf Club in Penfield raised $18,000 for pancreatic cancer research on July 14, 2014.
The KM Memorial Golf Tournament at Mill Creek Golf Club in Churchville raised $4,000 for brain cancer research in June 22, 2014.
The American Junior Golf Association Rolex Girls Junior Championship at The Country Club of Rochester in Pittsford, raised $20,000 for Wilmot Cancer Institute on June 9, 2014.
STEEL Lillies walk and run to benefit sarcoma research
The third annual STEEL Lillies 5K Run/Walk at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster raised $17,000 for sarcoma research on June 8, 2014.
Dado’s spring show wows, supports breast cancer research
Dado Boutique’s Spring Fashion Show at Restaurant Good Luck in Rochester raised $14,000 for breast cancer research on May 6, 2014.