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When:
November 3, 2018 @ 8:00 am
2018-11-03T08:00:00-05:00
2018-11-03T08:15:00-05:00
Where:
East Peoria Riverfront Park
1204 Riverside Dr
East Peoria, IL 61611
USA

Norman Todd is hoping to play a role in helping future patients discover his same quality of life by taking part in a Foundation-funded clinical trial. “I appreciate all that the people who went before me did to help develop new treatments, and I want to do what I can to help someone else in the future.” Continue Reading

Norman Todd

When:
November 3, 2018 @ 8:00 am
2018-11-03T08:00:00-05:00
2018-11-03T08:15:00-05:00
Where:
East Peoria Riverfront Park
1204 Riverside Dr
East Peoria, IL 61611
USA

When you consider all the things you’d like to pass on to your children, cancer certainly doesn’t make the list. But given her family’s history, Ann Best knew it was a possibility. After much deliberation, Ann underwent genetic testing and many family members followed. Knowing the important role the Foundation plays in helping promote and advance testing locally; Ann remains a vocal advocate, serving as a volunteer, donor and board member. “For my kids, I want to see really good research continue right here. The Foundation helps keep Illinois CancerCare on the cutting edge of treatments and therapies.” Continue Reading

Ann Best

Theresa Tracy Trot

When:
November 3, 2018 @ 8:00 am
2018-11-03T08:00:00-05:00
2018-11-03T08:15:00-05:00
Where:
East Peoria Riverfront Park
1204 Riverside Dr
East Peoria, IL 61611
USA

The Theresa Tracy Trot is a 4 mile run or 2 mile walk along the East Peoria Riverfront and Levee District. It is held in honor of Theresa (Naramore) Tracy, a young wife and mother who lost her brief but courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Donations support the mission to increase survivability of pancreatic cancer through awareness of signs and symptoms and advancement of cures through funding for research for early detection, testing and treatment of pancreatic cancer.

All proceeds to benefit pancreatic cancer research.