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Summits Podcast Episode 9: Sean Swarner Spreads Hope From The Highest Platform

Sean Swarner battled cancer twice and spent a year in a medically induced coma – all before he was 18 years old. He went on to climb the seven summits, added the North and South Pole for the Explorers Grand Slam (the only cancer survivor ever to do so), and competed in the Ironman Triathlon. […]

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 [...]

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The mission of the Heroes Foundation is to provide meaningful support to cancer patients, education to promote cancer prevention and resources to advance research for a cure. Our heroes in the canc [...]