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Philanthropy at Work: Clinical trial gives hope to kids with brain cancer
An Urgent Mission “I'm not going to stop until I never have to tell another parent that their child has an incurable cancer,” says Leo Wang, M.D., Ph.D., a...
Philanthropy at work: making the most of precious time
The Heaviness of Time “Fear is universal for all cancer patients,” says Claudia Cuevas, a licensed clinical social worker at City of Hope. “But one thing that is unique about...
An Inspirational Matching Gift to City of Hope Orange County
The Sabatassos are longtime supporters of Providence Mission Hospital, most recently donating to the Digestive Health Institute.Their compassion now extends to the patients and families at City of Hope®...
Philanthropy fuels innovative treatment, giving mom of four new hope
After a year of headaches, night sweats, fatigue and other symptoms, Shannon Ames received a troubling diagnosis. "I was diagnosed with large B cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with central nervous system...
A desert walk to remember a friend
Phil Burden planned his fundraising walk carefully. He drove the rural route with his wife, Patty. He rented an RV for his sister, Kathy, and her husband, Rich Ryder, to...
Foundation gifts extend supportive care services for patients
  Fifteen-year-old Keira, cancer survivor A $50,000 grant from the Honda USA Foundation is helping City of Hope’s Academic Advocacy Program boost the academic success of young patients during and after cancer treatment...
Employees build hope
More than 3,000 City of Hope employees gathered in November across system clinical sites and virtually for the relaunch of the Hope Starts With Us employee giving program.During the...
Finding a way forward
When a loved one dies of cancer, comfort can feel miles away. Tom Hanchette and his wife, Bridget, began their cancer journey in 2009 when Bridget learned she had glioblastoma...
A Gift to Make Patients With Cancer Whole Again
The shockIn the fall of 2020, Diane Miller was loving life as a busy wife, mom and account manager at a food distribution company.She and her husband had...
City of Hope's Music, film and entertainment industry raises more than $4.3 million to improve disparities in cancer care
The celebration was loud and joyful for Lyor Cohen, global head of Music at YouTube and Google, and for 50 years of partnership between City of Hope and its Music...