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Heroes Gala Raises $769,000 for Services for Children with Cancer

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Chaired by foundation board member Elizabeth Kaufman, the annual Heroes Curing Childhood Cancer Gala featured remarks by Second Lady Karen Pence and raised $769,000 for psychosocial services — including art and music therapy, education, counseling, and other vital programs for children with cancer and other conditions.

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Heroes Gala Raises Record-Breaking $850,000 for Cancer Research

Saturday, February 20, 2016

For more than eight years, the Heroes Curing Childhood Cancer gala has raised vital funds for pediatric cancer patient care and research at Children's National. On Feb. 20, the fellowship and tenacious spirit of the patient families, doctors, nurses, and supporters of the gala did not disappoint, and banded together to raise $850,000 for kids battling cancer at Children’s National. 

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