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Catherine Peachey Fund Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Special Initiative

The Catherine Peachey Fund has been a catalyst for breast cancer breakthroughs for the past 25 years! On May 1, 2019, we launched a fundraising initiative to mark this milestone. With your help, we plan to raise $100,000 to support the Catherine Peachey Fund Normal Breast Taxonomy Project at the IU Simon Cancer Center. Under […]

Catherine Peachey Fund Awards $30,000 for Breast Cancer Initiatives in Central Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — The Catherine Peachey Fund, a member of the Heroes Foundation family, has awarded a total of $30,000 in grants to three separate initiatives. The awarded projects are affiliated w [...]

Catherine Peachey Fund Awards $250,000

IU Healthy Breast Tissue Project Promises to Transform Research Worldwide INDIANAPOLIS — Single-cell sequencing of normal breast tissue samples has the potential to revolutionize breast cancer r [...]

Heroes Foundation 2017 Annual Report

See how Heroes Foundation advocates served the Indiana cancer community in 2017. View our 2017 Annual Report.

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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 [...]