Los Angeles Dodgers
Los Angeles, California
June 11, 2010
Think Cure Weekend
Fans at the game, and at home, will be able to join the Dodgers in the fight against cancer by making donations in a number of a ways during the game.
ThinkCure! is an innovative, community-based non-profit that raises funds to accelerate collaborative research to cure cancer. They bring Southern Californians together to work towards a common cause - to cure children and adults with cancer.
- They do this by:Funding innovative research projects at City of Hope and Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.
- Creating an objective, peer-based panel of expert doctors to review two-year grant applications once a year.
- Awarding funds are to the most promising collaborative and cutting edge cancer research projects that can involve other top cancer research hospitals.
- Relying on community support, calling on everyone in our community to get involved and make a difference in our fight against cancer.
Because of research, more and more kids and adults are beating cancer and returning to the ballpark, or the beach, or the mountains, or wherever they love to be, as survivors.