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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. PanCAN’s urgent mission is to save lives while advancing progress against pancreatic cancer on multiple fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy. Their nationwide network of grassroots support includes their signature event, PurpleStride, and advocacy efforts at the local, state and national level. PanCAN is determined to improve patient outcomes.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is one of the largest academic medical centers in the southeast, and is the primary resource for specialty and primary care in hundreds of adults and pediatric specialties for patients throughout Tennessee and the Mid-South.
UNICEF was established to protect children’s lives around the world. It provides emergency relief and healthcare to children and mothers devastated by disasters, helps meet their basic needs and expands opportunities to reach their full potential.
Oblate Missions assists those in need or threatened by natural disasters with services including medical aid, education, and spiritual support. The Catholic missionaries dedicate their lives to serving and evangelizing the poorest of the poor.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is a physician-led nonprofit group of nationally-recognized, award-winning hospitals. It features more than 1,200 locally-based physicians committed to making innovative, integrated healthcare more personal and more accessible.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is the oldest and largest private cancer center. As a cancer treatment and research institution, it has more than a century of experience in patient care, educational programs, and innovative research.
Sierra Club, one of the most influential grassroots environmental organizations in the U.S., works to allow everyone to explore, enjoy, and protect America’s wild places. It promotes the responsible use of the earth’s ecosystems and resources.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles is a nonprofit institution with more than 350 pediatric specialty programs and services to meet the needs of their young patients. It is the largest regional referral center for children in critical condition.
Inova Health Foundation
Inova is home to expert researchers, medical specialists, and scientists who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness. They lead in delivering personalized health care to over 2 million people each year.
Smile Train has been providing children with free cleft repair surgery since 1999. Pioneering its ‘teach a man to fish’ model by using local doctors and hospitals, Smile Train helps children receive new smiles and second chances at life.