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Duncan Thomas: “It’s why I’m sitting here today.”

2018-Nov-30 11:13:02
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Meet Duncan Thomas, who was handed a virtual death sentence with his Stage IV terminal melanoma diagnosis.     Duncan was given 7-12 months to live after learning that the cancer had metastasized with tumors in his lungs and liver. He reached out to a friend from veterinary school who became the head of Translational Research at Bristol Myers, which […]

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2018 Matching campaign

2018-Nov-29 15:29:55
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Double Your Impact with the 2018 Matching Campaign! Thanks to generous benefactors, Padres Pedal the Cause is offering a matching campaign for every new credit card or PayPal donation made online, up to $500, that is over a participant’s fundraising minimum! See below for the terms and conditions of the 2018 matching campaign: TIMING: Donations are […]

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Social Posts

2018-Nov-26 15:52:12
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  SOCIAL IMAGES AND POSTS   Use these custom images to enhance your social media feed and encourage your friends and family to consider Padres Pedal the Cause as an opportunity to invest in the future of a world without cancer. Don’t forget to link to your fundraising profile page! Click on the image to […]

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Padres Pedal the Cause Announces New Round of Funding for Cancer Research

2018-Nov-14 22:23:14
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Grant awards include inaugural funding for clinical trials Padres Pedal the Cause continues the fight against cancer through the announcement of a new wave of funding for local cancer research. Six translational research teams, comprised of members from across the region’s top NCI-designated Cancer Centers, and five clinical trials received funding to advance research that […]

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How San Diego Institutions Are Making an Impact on Breast Cancer

2018-Nov-13 15:14:03
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1-in-8 women are expected to face a breast cancer diagnosis in her lifetime. Padres Pedal the Cause is proud to raise funds for our beneficiaries, where groundbreaking breast cancer research projects are taking place each day. In the past five years, Padres Pedal has raised $7.1 million, with 100% of that money going directly to […]

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Lota Ward: “I just want to get back to running.”

2018-Nov-08 13:41:20
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Meet Lota Ward, ultra runner and Padres Pedal the Cause SuperKid. Lota, now 12, began running long distances with his dad when he was just 7 years old, using the time on trail to clear his mind and connect with his family. He competed in his first half marathon, and was hooked, signing up for […]

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The Work Done Through Padres Pedal Saved My Life

2018-Nov-04 01:42:04
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“I ride in Padres Pedal because I’m a cancer survivor and I believe that the work that’s done through Pedal the Cause funds research that saved my life.” Meet Gene Smith, three-time Padres Pedal the Cause yellow jersey who has raised over $31,000 in the past four years. Gene rides on Team Velonoma – Melanoma […]

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The Best Gift of All: A Cancer-Free Diagnosis

2018-Oct-25 15:43:13
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“When I got my diagnosis, heard HER2 POSITIVE, stage 3… I thought it was death sentence.” Meet Lauren, wife and mother of three young children, who had more life to give than a stage 3 aggressive breast cancer diagnosis at the age of 31 could take from her. Through the tremendous care she received at […]

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