Hopkins received a grant for $1.2 millions to support its research, outreach and patient navigation program. In addition to this , Dr. Davidson on bahalf of the Breast Cancer Research Consortium received a grant for more than $2 million to further their bench research efforts. The 68 members of the Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center team for the 2008 DC Avon Walk for Breast Cancer and raised over $154,000. This group of women and men set records for Hopkins in terms of both team membership and amount raised. They comprised the largest team and were #1 in fundraising for the year.