Cancer Research Funding

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  • Different ways to raise money 3 day walk Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Other Pens Binders Sharpie
  • Relay for life Alex’s Lemonade Stand Government
  • 21 types of cancer Mention Breast Cancer Lung Cancer Childhood Cancer Leukemia All Cancers American Cancer Society Purple
  • Personal Story Mom Year diagnosed Surgery (have to check with her) Her Struggle
  • Years in remission (define it) (for those of you not familiar with cancer, remission is when the cancer goes away for a time. The cancer is not cured and doctor normally do not use that word until you have been in remission for 5 years. Cancer is never really cured and can always come back) Relapse year Struggle again Older this time Understand more
  • Thesis: Without companies and foundations such as Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer, Alex's Lemonade Stand, the American Cancer Society and many others providing outside funding for cancer research, extensive progress in the area of cancer treatment could not have been possible.
  • About the Foundation Who it is named for Susan G. Komen Mistakes Not seeking a cancer specialist Believing she could be “cured” Cancer metastasized to lung and underarm Brave
  • Three year battle Died age 36 Before death made sister promise to help other sick women Advancements
  • Vera Bradley Foundation Why it was developed
  • Where they donate How they raise money
  • What is it How is the money given out
  • How they raise the money
  • What is it About Alex Where the money goes
  • Project Fails Dance Marathon Date conflicts Survey No where to go Not really related to topic Predetermined answers
  • Final Relay for Life Walk Organize Team (from Springfield Twp. High School)
  • Conclusion The foundations What they do How they have helped What you can do to help the fight.
  • Cancer Research Funding

    1. 12. Susan G. Komen and Nancy G. Brinker
    2. 13. <ul><li>“You can find a way to speed up the research. I know you can” (Susan G. Komen). </li></ul>
    3. 23. Works Cited <ul><li>American Cancer Society Logo. N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Dec. 2009.      <http://www.cancer.org>. </li></ul><ul><li>Breast Cancer 3 day Walk in Cleveland. 2008. &quot;Cleveland's Breast Cancer 3-Day      Walk 60 Mile Walk Returns to Cleveland July 31-August 2nd.&quot; The Cleveland      Leader 4 Feb. 2009: n. pag. N.p., n.d. Web. 9 Dec. 2009.      <http://www.clevelandleader.com/node/8843>. </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer Awareness Ribbons . N.d. Causes . N.p., n.d. Web. 9 Dec. 2009. <http://media.causes.com/‌392565?share=1>. </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer Kiss. N.d. Flickr Storm . N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Dec. 2009. <http://www.zoo-m.com/‌flickr-storm/>. </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer Walk in Dark. N.d. Flickr Storm . N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Dec. 2009. <http://www.zoo-m.com/‌flickr-storm/>. </li></ul><ul><li>Chumbley, Dale. American Cancer Society Banner. N.d. Flickr . N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Dec. 2009. <http://www.flickr.com/‌photos/‌dalechumbley/‌2716644218/>. </li></ul><ul><li>- - -. Cancer Survivors . N.d. Flickr . N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Dec. 2009.      <http://www.flickr.com/photos/dalechumbley/2715840035/>. </li></ul><ul><li>- - -. Relay for Life Quilt. N.d. Flickr . N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Dec. 2009. <http://www.flickr.com/‌photos/‌dalechumbley/‌2716690066/>. </li></ul><ul><li>Manning, David. Dance Marathon. 7 Feb. 2008. Online Athens . N.p., 8 Feb. 2008.      Web. 22 Dec. 2009. <http://www.onlineathens.com/slideshows/020909/      386078715/slide1.shtml>. </li></ul><ul><li>Pink Flower. N.d. Flickr Storm . N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Dec. 2009. <http://www.zoo-m.com/‌flickr-storm/>. </li></ul><ul><li>Relay for Life Logo. N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Dec. 2009.      <http://www.cancer.org>. </li></ul><ul><li>Relay For Life Opening Surviors Walk. “Relay for Life Raises $42,000.” By Drew Stewart. The Allegany News May 2008: n. pag. N.p., n.d. Web. 9 Dec. 2009. <http://www.alleghanynews.com/‌archive/‌120_45/‌art236.php>. </li></ul><ul><li>Susan G. Koman for the Cure Logo. N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Dec. 2009.      <http://ww5.komen.org/>. </li></ul><ul><li>Vera Bradley Clutch. N.d. Textile Sorce Blog . N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Dec. 2009. <http://www.textile-blog.com/‌textile-blog-trends-innovation/‌2009/‌1/‌20/‌vera-bradley-clutch-wallet.html>. </li></ul><ul><li>Vera Bradley Purses. N.d. The Weekly Newspapers . N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Dec. 2009. <http://www.keysweekly.com/‌images/‌article_images/‌vera_bradley_bags.jpg>. </li></ul>

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