2018 Rose Parade: First pitch symbolizes new beginning for Division 1 baseball player
November 28, 2017 | Denise Heady
For the 46th year in a row, City of Hope will participate in the Tournament of Roses Parade. This year, 10 patients will welcome 2018 atop City of Hope’s Rose Parade float. Here, we meet float rider Chad Bible, a 21-year-old college student and Division 1 baseball player at San Diego State University.
Cancer research: Dodger fans enter the game on ThinkCure! weekend
August 13, 2013 | Denise Heady
Sean Kent and Ben Teller were cured of Hodgkin lymphoma. Ryan Compton was cured of acute lymphoblastic leukemia. All three embody what City of Hope does best: Saves lives. And all three shared their stories during the sixth annual ThinkCure Weekend at Dodger Stadium.
'My cancer diagnosis: What I wish I'd known' – Hannah Komai
July 16, 2013 | Roberta Nichols
One in a series of stories asking former patients to reflect upon their experiences... Hannah Komai’s right leg had been hurting for months. So in the summer of 2010, when she came to Southern California to visit family members and accompany them to a Dodger game, she also made time to visit an orthopedist.
'My cancer diagnosis: What I wish I'd known' – Gus Perez
February 5, 2013 | Roberta Nichols
As a veteran Los Angeles city firefighter, Gus Perez thought he had experienced it all – “from bringing people into the world to seeing them leave this world – and everything in between,” including the L.