to the new home of the DiMedio Foundation for Children
The DiMedio Foundation for Children in conjunction with
Arms Wide Open Childhood Cancer Foundation Host
Shave For A Cure
October 8, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at
Rose Bank Winery, Newtown, PA*
Cancer is the leading cause of death by disease for children and adolescents.
“Shave 4 A Cure” Event
In support of Pediatric Cancer Research
Arms Wide Open Childhood Cancer Foundation’s mission is to promote and advance the science and art of medicine related to the study of pediatric cancer cells and related structures, to support and enhance education in pediatric oncology fields, to support and enhance pediatric oncology research and in allied fields, to facilitate, improve prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting pediatric cancer cells and related structures and doing and engaging in any and all activities that may be necessary or incidental to any or all of the foregoing purposes.
Their mission is to (1) provide funds to medical and/or scientific personnel and/or institutions to participate in local, regional and/or national research programs for the study of pediatric cancer diseases and allied fields in effort to treat and/or cure such diseases, (2) to provide educational materials and/or medical equipment to medical and/or scientific personnel and/or institutions for the study of pediatric cancer and related diseases in effort to treat and/or cure such diseases, (3) to provide literary information, support and education concerning pediatric cancer and related diseases to medical and/or scientific personnel as well as the general public at no cost in an effort to raise public awareness of such diseases so as to promote early detection and treatment. For more information visit their website at www.awoccf.org.
Join Chris DiMedio and friends help raise funds for Pediatric Cancer Research.
This wonderful event on Wednesday, October 22nd raised over $400,000 much needed funds for pediatric cancer research. Since 2010, the funds raised at “Shave for A Cure” have funded numerous clinical trials and the foundation continues to make a difference each and every day through partnerships with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center NYC, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Michigan and The Ronald McDonald House NYC.