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When:
June 15, 2019 all-day
2019-06-15T00:00:00-05:00
2019-06-16T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Dozer Park
730 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
USA
Contact:
309-243-3437

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:
June 15, 2019 all-day
2019-06-15T00:00:00-05:00
2019-06-16T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Dozer Park
730 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
USA
Contact:
309-243-3437

When Calvin Pettitt found himself out of breath after climbing the stairs, he bought some workout clothes and shoes, and then started walking. The weight started dropping fast—too fast. It was kidney cancer. “My grandfather and my mom both died of cancer. I thought it was a death sentence.” With God, his extended family and the team at Illinois CancerCare by his side, Calvin proved it’s not. He had his kidney removed, joined a clinical trial and now feels good enough to start taking laps around the track once more. Continue Reading

Calvin Pettitt

Swing for the Cure

When:
June 15, 2019 all-day
2019-06-15T00:00:00-05:00
2019-06-16T00:00:00-05:00
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 Saturday, June 15th. 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.