24 Foundation Baltimore Charity Bike Ride and Walk to Benefit Johns Hopkins Pediatric Oncology
The 24 Foundation Baltimore has announced that it's signature fundraiser, the 2018 bike ride and walk will benefit Johns Hopkins Pediatric Oncology Division.
“At the very center of our mission are our patients and their families – the 24 Foundation’s commitment will continue to ensure that our patients and families have access to the most comprehensive supportive care resources available to them during and after their treatment for cancer at Hopkins,” said Kenneth Cooke, MD, Director of the Johns Hopkins Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Program.
Support from the 24 Foundation benefits patient navigation programming for the patients and families within Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center’s Division of Pediatric Oncology.
“I’m honored to be a part of the team, and to support the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center’s Division of Pediatric Oncology through our 24 Baltimore event,” said Sue Taylor, new regional director of 24 Foundation in Maryland. “We are deeply committed to raising funds for cancer survivorship and navigation programs and services, so this partnership with Johns Hopkins enables us to make a direct impact on the cancer community right where our event takes place.”
WHEN: Saturday, September 15 till Sunday, September 16
The 2018 24 Baltimore charity bike ride – will take place from 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15 to 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16.
The walk portion of the event will take place on Sunday, Sept. 16 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
“24 Foundation has been a tremendous partner over the past ten years and has enabled us to further our mission of supporting young adults, and their loved ones, impacted by cancer,” said Brock Yetso, President and CEO of The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults. “We are honored to be among their beneficiary partners and look forward to another great 24 Baltimore in September.”
Added Mallory Walsh, Executive Director of 24 Foundation, “We are thrilled about growing our partnership with Johns Hopkins and to be hosting 24 Baltimore for the second year in a row on the beautiful Johns Hopkins University Homewood Campus. We look forward to bringing the Baltimore community and beyond together for a beautiful weekend of riding and walking to support the Division of Pediatric Oncology and The Ulman Cancer Fund. Together, we will be making an immediate impact on the lives of those affected by cancer.”
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