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Heroes Foundation awards three-year grant to support pediatric cancer research

IU researcher Steve Angus, PhD, receives three-year research award INDIANAPOLIS — The board of directors of the Heroes Foundation, an Indianapolis-based cancer advocacy non-profit in its twentieth year, has named Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon  Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher Steve Angus, PhD, as the newest recipient of its Team JOEY Pediatric Cancer Research Award. Dr. […]

2019 Heroes Crit & Fit Event Details

2019 Heroes Crit & Fit Day Our annual Heroes Crit & Fit Day centers on the Heroes Foundation’s summit of cancer prevention. This full day of activities is fun for the entire family, cente [...]

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 [...]

Thank You to Our 2019 Spin “Heroes”

On Sunday, March 10, participants jumped on spin bikes at Spin4Heroes, powered by Roche, to pedal for four hours and support this crucial Heroes Foundation fundraising event. Over $85,000 was raise [...]

Amelia Project Showcases Groundbreaking Cancer Research

On Saturday, March 23, 2019, the Amelia Project 16th Annual Meeting was held at Indiana University-Kokomo. The Catherine Peachey Fund of the Heroes Foundation was once again the sponsor for this un [...]

2019 #PIFF Party Event Details

2019 #PIFF Party Paid Forward by Lilly Oncology WHEN: Friday, May 17, 2019, 7 p.m. – Midnight WHERE: Flat12 Bierwerks, Downtown Indianapolis Taproom and Beer Garden, 414 N. Dorman St., Indian [...]

2019 Spin4Heroes Event Details

9TH ANNUAL SPIN4HEROES Powered By Roche WHEN: Sunday, March 10, 2019, noon-4 p.m. WHERE: Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center (Indianapolis Colts Training Facility), 7001 W 56th St, Indianapolis, I [...]