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MOVABLE and the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon announced a partnership to bring the first ever MOVathon to Cleveland. Through the MOVathon, participants will raise money for their choice of four local charities by getting physically active from now until the 2013 marathon on May 19. The MOVathon will benefit Cleveland Clinic Children's Rehab Hospital, OAR-Organization for Autism Research, Prayers From Maria Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation and We Run This City, a youth marathon program.
Be sure to mark your calendars and plan on attending the most entertaining event on the westside of Cleveland.....The Big Fat Westside Wedding date has been set for Saturday, February 23, 2013! Dig out those old bridesmaids gowns you thought you would never wear again and get ready for a fun night, all to benefit children's glioma research! Details on how to buy tickets coming soon.
The Sunflower Wine Festival has received write-in votes leading to a nomination for the Cleveland Business Connects Magazine's Connectors Choice Award in the category of Nonprofit Organization Event of the Year.
FOX 8 Cleveland - Rush Inn Bar & Grill of Avon teams up with the Prayers From Maria Foundation on National Childhood Cancer Awareness Day and donates 20 percent of the day's sales to much needed childhood glioma research.
The third annual Sunflower Wine Festival moved to a new venue, the Old River Shops in Rocky River. An amazing collaboration, the event drew thousands of guests and cross-pollinated their reasons for coming. The event is a fundraiser for Prayers From Maria, an organization that funds research into brain tumors that affect children.
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Old Detroit Road in Rocky River is serving as host to the annual fundraising event, the Sunflower Wine Festival, Saturday from 4pm to midnight, to raise money for the Prayers From Maria Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation.
There is a local effort in the fight to end an often deadly childhood disease -- glioma, a type of brain tumor found in children.
The Prayers From Maria Foundation will hold the Sunflower Wine Festival in Rocky River to raise money for research. To see the complete story, click on the news link.
The foundation becomes a member of the Benacerraf Society for their generous donation of $100,000 and above to support to Dr. Mark Kieran's research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Dr. Mark Kieran from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute talks about a new national study to help with treatment for DIPG, the most fatal and deadly form of pediatric brain tumors.
FOX8 News put together a wonderful piece highlighting the foundation, our mission, how we got started, and the impact our grants are making in the research community. It also covered our involvement in the Cleveand Rite Aid Marathon and Rich Figer's story of why he is running and how he is supporting the foundation.