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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. […]

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 [...]

Team JOEY’s “Best Day Ever!”

By Kelly Canada, Heroes Foundation board member and Team JOEY program leader “Best day ever!” That’s what I overheard a pediatric cancer patient exclaim as he loaded up his plate with [...]

2017 #PIFF Party // Sept. 15

What: 2017 #PIFF Party (fifth annual) Who: Heroes in the fight against cancer band together to “Pay It Forward Friday” to support the Heroes Foundation (heroesfoundation.org). When: Friday, Sep [...]

The Peachey Effect

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 [...]

Heroes Foundation Hires Two Dynamic Non-Profit Professionals

INDIANAPOLIS — The Heroes Foundation has made two strategic hires to help the Indiana cancer organization fulfill its mission and continue to grow its reach in the community. Janet Campbell Baker [...]