Holly Butcher was a courageous young woman who recently lost her battle with Ewing’s sarcoma. She wrote a letter explaining what she experienced and what facing cancer taught her about life. She at too young an age had the great teacher “cancer” bring life into focus. Her words are very touching and are useful tips for […]
Sarcoma Strong Run/Walk 5k
A day to come together. To Unite. Show solidarity and support for our local sarcoma patients and their families. Connections are made, stories are shared. There is laughter. There are tears. There is honoring and memorializing of past and present sarcoma warriors.
At the end of the day it is about a common goal, a common purpose; to support sarcoma discoveries and advancement in diagnosis and treatment through funding research. Participate, volunteer or donate to help us stomp out sarcoma.
Sarcoma Strong Goals for 2018 Fund 2nd $100,000 Sarcoma Strong research grant in collaboration with MSTS Increase social media presence Increase sponsorship of 5k event Increase year round fundraising efforts Increase Albany Medical Center participation in event Auction items for 5k event Strengthen relationship with UAlbany Athletics and Student body Collaborate with Strides Against […]
After another successful Sarcoma Strong 5k Event at UAlbany on August 19, 2017, we feel confident as an organization that our second $100,000 Sarcoma Strong Research Grant is just one event away from funding. Initial calculations to date since funding our first research grant is ~$60,000 raised towards that 2nd grant. By the completion of […]
Quick shout out to this year’s Sarcoma Strong 5k Racers: 2017 Top 3 Female Finishers Megan Wagner Cortland, NY Tara Pede Altamont, NY Danielle Eckler Troy, NY 2017 Top 3 Male Finishers Nate Ashton Cortland, NY Brian Borden Altamont, NY Cortlandt Tisch Greenville, NY