Monthly Archives: May 2015

$170,000 raised for Aurora Abuse Response Services

On April 29, more than $170,000 was raised to benefit Aurora Abuse Response Services. The generous support from Aurora caregivers, community members and organizations raised more than $20,000 from our Denim Day 2015 campaign and $150,000 from the Hope Shining … Continue reading

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How you can support research that could lead to new treatment options for cancer patients

Santhi Konduri, PhD, has had a fascination for research since she was a young girl growing up in India. That’s where she got her doctorate in human genetics, and then came to the United States in 1998 and began studying … Continue reading

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Aurora Cancer Care and Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation: Creating hope for 25 years

Over the last 25 years, Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation has contributed more than $18 million to support Aurora Cancer Care and Research. This year, it committed nearly $2.3 million to support several projects, including: $1 million-  Neuro Anatomy Lab at … Continue reading

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“I put my life in their hands and they gave me a life to live.”

There’s something happening at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center that is transforming lives in Milwaukee and across the country. Lee, 44-years-old, is one person whose life was changed after meeting with a team of skilled brain and neck surgeons, as … Continue reading

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Get INSPIRED! Learn how YOU are transforming cancer care in YOUR communities!

The Spring 2015 edition of Inspire has arrived in mailboxes all over Wisconsin and Northern Illinois! Some of the exciting things you will learn about in this issue: Our cover story features Amin Kassam, MD, who leads the team at Aurora … Continue reading

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The heartbreaking reality of why we “Walk to Tackle Cancer”

Sudell Gregg knew all too well how cancer can feel like an exhausting roller coaster. It was a ride she had been on for several years. In early 2015, she was going through chemotherapy again because she learned her cancer … Continue reading

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Holly is ready to Tackle Cancer; this time, on her own two feet

You would never guess, considering the huge smile plastered on her face, but Holly Niemeyer attended the 2014 Lombardi Walk to Tackle Cancer in Oshkosh just two days after finishing her final chemotherapy treatment. She cheered and carried pompoms as … Continue reading

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