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When:
May 18, 2018 all-day
2018-05-18T00:00:00-05:00
2018-05-19T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Dozer Park
730 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
USA
Contact:
309-243-3437

At 75, Roger Nuhn of Glasford is a relative newlywed. When he and Bonnie married five years ago, he joined a close-knit family that all rallied around him when he started treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia in the winter of 2014. Presented with the opportunity to participate in a clinical trial, Roger decided, “What have I got to lose?” The answer: Nothing. He’s not only responding well to treatment—which he’s not sure he could have afforded on his own—but he’s also recovered the energy to do the things he loves. “I wouldn’t have been able to do anything without this treatment. Now, I feel like doing stuff again.” Continue Reading

Roger Nuhn

When:
May 18, 2018 all-day
2018-05-18T00:00:00-05:00
2018-05-19T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Dozer Park
730 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
USA
Contact:
309-243-3437

I flew 100 missions over Guantanamo and completed two tours in Vietnam. This is my second tour with cancer.I know how to fight. My family at Illinois CancerCare fights right alongside me. Continue Reading

Millard Diseker

Swing for the Cure

When:
May 18, 2018 all-day
2018-05-18T00:00:00-05:00
2018-05-19T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Dozer Park
730 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
USA
Contact:
309-243-3437

Cancer survivors, their families and caregivers are honored at the Peoria Chiefs game on Friday, May 18th. Survivors and their families receive free tickets to the event and a tee shirt. Illinois CancerCare staff and their families come out to support survivors as they gather for a practice-wide outing.