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Hero Story: Debbie
I was a 58 year old perfectly healthy woman. On October 1, 2011 I was dancing at a friends wedding feeling fine. Life was good. On October 2, 2011...
Hero Story: My Mom Sharon
My Hero died this year for this horrible cancer. She is my Mom, only 67 died July 3 2010 from Pancreatic Cancer. Love my Hero (Sharon) Gena
Volunteer Story: Brown Family
My son William, my niece Sarah, and I have participated in Purple Stride Detroit since its inception three years ago. We were devastated by...
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Advocating for loved ones
Jai Pausch on the importance of taking action on Capitol Hill like her husband Randy did while battling pancreatic cancer.
Watch our Vision of Progress
Learn why our Vision of Progress is such an important initiative as pancreatic cancer moves from the 4th leading cause of cancer death to the 2nd by 2020.
Historic Cancer Bill Passed
Thousands of advocates, sending emails, placing phone calls and talking one on one to our elected officials resulted in President Obama signing the Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act into law January 2, 2013.
Pancreatic cancer is the ONLY major cancer with a five-year survival rate still in the single digits at just 6%. With your help, we can change this deadly statistic.