Cruzin’ For Life Raises Big Bucks for Cancer Charities

Cruzin’ For Life is a fundraising organization which was created in 2004 in Santa Maria, California. Its founder, Clifford Labastida, put his passion for cars to work in raising funds for organizations which fight cancer. Raising money with car shows, benefit dinners, and silent auctions, the fundraising organization donated $15,000 after their first event, to […]

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Announces Plan to Build New Treatment Research Facility

The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center recently announced that it will spend $140 million in private funds to build an outpatient treatment and research facility. The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is the world’s oldest and largest private cancer research center and it is widely recognized for its contributions to cancer treatment and research. This […]

Video Gamers Raise $1.5 Million for Cancer Research

Awesome Games Done Quick tweeted on January 11 that they raised $1.1 million for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. Taking into account subsequent donations, the total charitable contributions peaked at roughly 1.5 million—more than $450,000 more than was raised last year. There were 38,806 total donations. The bi-annual, week-long event collects donations and live-broadcasts speedruns of […]