Catherine Peachey Fund promotes advances in breast cancer research & treatment by providing financial support to research and programs that we believe are best positioned to move from the bench to the clinic.
Team Heroes is a multilevel cycling/running/triathlon team putting in miles and living cancer-fighting lifestyles. Team Heroes proudly raises awareness of the Heroes Foundation’s role in the fight against cancer.
Support Cancer patient care must extend beyond medical treatments to provide emotional, financial and educational aid. In addition, caregivers navigating this scary uncharted territory need guidance. This is why Support initiatives are so important and needed in the cancer community.
Prevention Up to 95 percent of cancers have their roots in the environment and lifestyle. A person’s family history doesn’t necessarily determine their chances of developing cancer. This is why cancer prevention and lifestyle changes and early-detection initiatives is so important.
Research To make sure bright minds in cancer research keep developing ways to change and save lives — and ultimately find a cancer cure — Research dollars must be available. The Heroes Foundation funds select initiatives and research projects best positioned to move from the bench to the clinic.
To provide meaningful support to cancer patients, education to promote cancer prevention and resources to advance research for a cure. Click on the peaks below to learn more about the impact made last year for each area of focus.
Team JOEY in 2017
$10K Provided to pediatric cancer research
300+ LEGO sets delivered — 1700+ since 2013
196 People reached through Team JOEY visits and Indianapolis children’s hospital parties