Van Buren woman raises money for spinal cord injury research

VAN BUREN — A southeast Iowa business is raising money for spinal cord injury research by selling products that bring comfort to those the research will benefit. Karen Livesay Fitch and her husband, Nik Fitch, came up with the idea for the Cuddle Cow Co., which sells blankets and other household items featuring scenes from their Van Buren … Read more

‘Henry’s Crusade’ helps raise money for epilepsy research

'Henry's Crusade' helps raise money for epilepsy research

Earlier this year, 3-year-old Henry Morin was diagnosed with a rare form of epilepsy. On Sunday, his family hosted a run/walk to raise money for research. BIDDEFORD, Maine — Community members came together on Sunday in Biddeford to rally behind a brave three-year-old. More than 200 people took part in ‘Henry’s Crusade’ at Biddeford Middle … Read more

Bicyclists brave the weather to raise money for cancer research

Bicyclists brave the weather to raise money for cancer research

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCSC) – Despite the cold and rainy weather, people took to their bicycles and hit the road Saturday morning for Lowvelo, an annual fundraiser for research at MUSC Hollings Cancer Center.Officials said 100 percent of the money raised at the event goes directly to lifesaving cancer research.Dr. David Zaas, the CEO … Read more

DMV family raising money for research into rare disease

DMV family raising money for research into rare disease

Alam family raising money for research into rare disease The Alam family has been helping their son Ryan live life to the fullest after he was diagnosed with a terminal neurological disease. Ryan’s parents, tuba and facile and family are here to share some of the family’s journey. The FDA recently announced a national partnership … Read more

Haunted House in Waco Raises Money for Breast Cancer Research – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Haunted House in Waco Raises Money for Breast Cancer Research – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A family in Waco is combining their love for Halloween with raising money for a good cause. According to our Nexstar media partners at KWKT, the Foley family has had their share of encounters with breast cancer, and they have decided to give all of the proceeds from their Haunted House to Susan G. Komen … Read more