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What’s Your Cancer Story? The Summits Podcast Debuts Next Week

When someone is diagnosed with cancer, the people around them share stories – stories of wisdom, stories of courage, and stories of hope. It’s one of the ways we connect with each other, comfort each other, and encourage each other. The Heroes Foundation has used events and programs to bring the Indiana cancer community together […]

Girl Gives Hope to Kids Battling Cancer

FORT WAYNE, IND.—Not all healing is about medicine. A little girl’s selfless birthday wish helped heal the spirits of cancer patients at Lutheran Children’s Hospital on June 12 during a v [...]

Heroes Foundation Announces New Members to Board of Directors

INDIANAPOLIS—The Heroes Foundation, a nonprofit organization that serves the Central Indiana cancer community, announced today that eight new members have been selected to serve on the organizati [...]

Heroes Foundation Presents “Be a Hero” Cancer Prevention Resource

INDIANAPOLIS—Being a hero against cancer can start with prevention. Supporting its mission to educate the Central Indiana community on healthy living and cancer prevention, the Heroes Foundation [...]

ESPN’s Shelley Smith to Participate in Heroes Foundation’s 15th Anniversary Gala

Diagnosed with breast cancer in October, Smith brings message of early detection to Indianapolis INDIANAPOLIS—The Heroes Foundation is proud to announce that ESPN Reporter Shelley Smith is lendin [...]

Introducing the Heroes Foundation 2014 Case for Support | 2013 Annual Report

INDIANAPOLIS—The Heroes Foundation has published its 2014 Case for Support | 2013 Annual Report. The report highlights how the Heroes Foundation helps turn ordinary people into heroes in the figh [...]

Heroes Foundation Presents $40,000 to Further Pediatric Research

INDIANAPOLIS—Team JOEY, a program of the Heroes Foundation, awarded Dr. Karen Pollok of the Herman B. Wells Center for Pediatric Research at Indiana University Simon Cancer Center and the IU Scho [...]