The projects funded by the top grants include $5.1 million to the Roswell Park Cancer Institute Genome project in Buffalo ...
They created holiday artwork and they were given a behind-the-scenes tour of UB's Center for the Arts. The artwork will be used for holiday cards and gifts in the Paintbox Project.
The first 1,000 western New Yorkers who make a $150 donation to Roswell Park Cancer Institute will receive coffee for a year. Money raised will support the hospital's new clinical sciences center.
The Roswell Park Cancer Institute Genome Project was approved December 8, 2011 as part of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council initiative.
The Steadfast Foundation sponsors the psychosocial programs offered through Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Carly's Club to benefit young cancer patients and their support teams.
A young survivor from Carly's Club for Kids with Cancer counted the crowd down and then lit the night with hope.
One of the campus’ anchors is Roswell Park, the nation’s first comprehensive cancer center.
People lined up for the horse drawn carriage rides at Roswell Park on Friday night.
"The Albrights" are a popular area band that has a very personal reason for wanting to play at the Tree of Hope ceremony.
“I had a couple of family members go through treatment at Roswell...” Rachel said. “Roswell is just such a wonderful place ... it seemed just natural to help them, when they had been such a help to my family.”
Some young cancer survivors from Carly's Club for kids and cancer research played the part of judges for this year's Tree of Hope gingerbread contest.
Topping the list of transformative initiatives are: ... [r]ecouping state funds for Roswell Park Cancer Institute and amending public benefit corporation legislation to give it more operating flexibility.
“Kathleen is very educated, she's very thorough , she's very aggressive,” [Dr. Nefertiti] duPont said. “Not everyone will be like her but certainly (she helps) pave the way for other patients..."
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