Champion the Cure Challenge raises nearly $600,000 for Brewer cancer center

Source: BDN Maine / Nick McCrea Survivors, families, researchers, nurses and others affected by cancer came together Saturday to raise money that they hope will save more lives. “We’re here for the patients for whom treatment has failed, as well as to celebrate with those it’s helped,” said Allen L’Italien, executive director ofEastern Maine Medical Center…

Locals host prom to help girl fighting cancer

Source: Public Opinion / Ashley Books Residents can dress up and head to the prom to help a Chambersburg infant fighting cancer. Prom for Peyton will be held. Aug. 20 at 8 p.m. at the Ballroom and Schindel-Rohrer above 28 South in Hagerstown, Maryland as a fundraiser for Peyton Carrow, a 9-month-old who was diagnosed with neuroblastoma. Since the diagnosis, Robin Carrow,…

40 mile Bikefest Charity Ride raises money for St. Jude Children’s Hospital

Source: WDRB  Riding 40 miles on motorcycles for charity. The Bikefest Charity Ride kicked off Saturday afternoon at Harley Davidson Louisville. Together, everyone rode to Old River Park in New Albany for Bikefest. Jesse James Dupree, the lead singer of Jackyl led the ride, then performed at Bikefest. Money raised benefits St. Jude Children’s Hospital….

Charity cyclists raise €100,000 for cancer research

A team of cyclists who made their way across seven countries in seven days last year raised a massive €100,000 for cancer research for children. The ALIVE Charity Foundation presented its donation to the University of Malta’s research trust at a ceremony presided over by President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca. The money will be used to finance…