Research & Grants

The Peachey Effect: January-July 2018

Impact of Catherine Peachey Fund Continues to Flourish By Stephanie Rufenbarger Lesher With so much happening at the Catherine Peachey Fund, we wanted to share some highlights with our loyal suppor [...]

Catherine Peachey Fund Awards $45,000 to Innovative Breast Cancer Research Project

INDIANAPOLIS — The Catherine Peachey Fund, a member of the Heroes Foundation family, has approved a grant proposal to award $45,000 to Richard Carpenter, Ph.D. An Assistant Professor at the Indi [...]

Heroes Foundation Announces $51,000 in Future Research Funding

INDIANAPOLIS — The Heroes Foundation has chosen two Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center researchers to receive $51,000 in grant funding over a three-year period to propel their [...]

The Peachey Effect

Impact of Catherine Peachey Fund Continues to Flourish By Stephanie Rufenbarger Lesher With so much happening at the Catherine Peachey Fund, we wanted to share some highlights with our loyal suppor [...]

Medical Collaboration to Fight Breast Cancer

Heroes Foundation’s Catherine Peachey Fund Gives Wings to Research Sixteen years ago, Dr. George Sledge asked Connie Rufenbarger, Special Projects Manager of the Catherine Peachey Fund, for a big [...]

$15,000 Gift Helps Lead to $330,000 Grant

How does one foundational Heroes Foundation grant make a larger impact? Consider this latest news from IU Simon Cancer Center. Dr. Grzegorz Nalepa, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at IU Simon Can [...]