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Annie & Tucker Burleigh

Annie & Tucker Burleigh

Dear Friends,

I will be participating in the Empire State Building Run-Up on May 14, 2019 as part of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) Team For Cures. 

The work ahead of me? Race up 1,576 steps and raise at least $3,000 for the MMRF. Training for this event is a big challenge, but nothing compared to the challenges faced by patients with multiple myeloma.

Multiple myeloma is the second most common form of blood cancer. Over 30,000 people are diagnosed yearly with multiple myeloma and an estimated 12,000 are predicted to die each year from the disease. 

I'm proud to be part of the ACTION that is helping fund and fuel important research: Thanks to the important work of the MMRF and our partners, the FDA has approved ELEVEN new treatments in the time that it usually takes for ONE new drug to come to market. There are more treatment options in the pipeline. 

This is so important because myeloma is a cunning disease which morphs through treatment, meaning patients often need new treatment options when they relapse. 

The MMRF is one of the most highly regarded cancer foundations in the world. Nearly 90% of the total MMRF budget goes directly towards research and related programming. The MMRF is in the top 1% of all charities, having earned Charity Navigator’s 4-star rating for 16 years. 

The Goal: Raise $3,000 for the MMRF!

Please support my participation in the Empire State Building Run-Up benefiting the MMRF. I have made a commitment to raise at least $3,000, and I need your help to get there. Please contribute whatever you can. It all adds up! 

Please take this opportunity to give back and support this game-changing cancer organization.

Thanks! 
Annie & Tucker

Comments

$6,025
raised of $3,000 goal
 

Donations

$6,000.00
1. OFO'Herron Family Foundation
$25.00
2. GTGretchen Tapscott
You go girl! Here’s to a cure in 2019!

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