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Summits Podcast Episode 6: Wine Tasting With Peachey

Now in its 27th year, the mission of the Catherine Peachey Fund is simple. “We fund breast cancer research in the state of Indiana,” said Program Manager Stephanie Lesher. “And while all of our dollars stay in Indiana, we really do have a global impact – because we have some of the most amazing breast […]

Summits Podcast Episode 2: Chris Welch’s Cancer Story

Chris Welch grew up in Upstate New York. After college, he took a job with Cummins, which brought him to Indiana. After several jobs and several moves within the company, he convinced them to start [...]

Catherine Peachey Fund Awards Gifts To Further Breast Cancer Research

Last week, the Catherine Peachey Fund announced $70K in new gifts to fund breast cancer research in Indiana. “Our whole mission is funding research,” said Program Manager Stephanie Lesher. “W [...]

Summits Podcast Episode 1: Bryan Babb’s Cancer Story

Growing up in Carmel, Indiana, Bryan Babb played pretty much everything – baseball, basketball, football – but there was something about playing quarterback that hooked him early on. “It was [...]

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, comfor [...]

Lindy Thackston Shares Her Cancer Story To Give Others A Fighting Chance

For Lindy Thackston, life before cancer was busy, fulfilling, and free. She was juggling three dream jobs – morning news anchor at FOX59, public address announcer for the Indianapolis Motor Speed [...]

Bargersville Girl Sells Scrunchies To Support Kids With Cancer

Cancer crept into Brooklyn’s life at an early age. At 7 years old, her best friend, Addison, was diagnosed with an inoperable DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) tumor. “They were in first [...]