Hi friends and family,
I am walking the 2020 Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk (today!) in honor of Emma Hofmann and for family and friends affected by cancer.
Emma was diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer, in the summer of 2014. While she passed away in January of 2017, at age 19, her spirit of warmth and empathy towards others lives on through acts of kindness, large and small.
Support Dana-Farber Cancer Institute research initiatives today and SAVE LIVES! Dana-Farber, scientists are attacking cancer at every level: unraveling the most basic mechanisms in cells and tissues, discovering molecular targets for new "smart" drug therapies, harnessing the immune forces to combat cancer, and seeking to identify disparities in cancer incidence and treatment in diverse populations. (READ MORE)