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Nancy Sample

Nancy Sample

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

Nancy likes the idea of funding research that is in early stages and might not get the chance to progress without private support. That's why she set up the Murphy and Nancy Sample Seed Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Research.

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Kelly Dixon

Kelly Dixon

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

A project started by Kelly sparked efforts across her community to help raise funds for breast cancer research in memory of Kelly's mom.

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Barbara Wiedemann

Barbara Wiedemann

by maryruth.helms last modified Mar 14, 2011 02:37 PM

Barbara started a yearly motorcycle tour in memory of her husband Dave, and it has raised over $70,000 to support research to improve the standard of care of patients with cancer of the esophagus.

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Nancy Sample

Nancy Sample

by maryruth.helms last modified Mar 14, 2011 02:37 PM

Nancy likes the idea of funding research that is in early stages and might not get the chance to progress without private support. That's why she set up the Murphy and Nancy Sample Seed Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Research.

Nancy Sample - Read More…

Barbara Wiedemann

Barbara Wiedemann

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

Barbara started a yearly motorcycle tour in memory of her husband Dave, and it has raised over $70,000 to support research to improve the standard of care of patients with cancer of the esophagus.

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Nancy Sample

Nancy Sample

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

Nancy likes the idea of funding research that is in early stages and might not get the chance to progress without private support. That's why she set up the Murphy and Nancy Sample Seed Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Research.

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Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte

Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte

by maryruth.helms last modified Jun 27, 2013 12:12 PM

The Garrett family is working to increase public awareness of cancers of the throat and is supporting related research at UNC Lineberger. "We wanted to do something good to say 'thank you' and to support research for throat cancer."

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Susan Hudson

Susan Hudson

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

Seeing UNC Lineberger as a "rising star" worthy of investment, Susan and her family gifted a life insurance policy intended to underwrite research by talented investigators at a critical stage in their discovery process.

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Marty and Ann Murphy

Marty and Ann Murphy

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

The Murphys assert, "You invest in people not in institutions. Lineberger, with science-savvy leaders like Chancellor Thorp, Dr. Earp and Dean Roper create an environment where creativity and innovation flourish."

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Rich and Marilyn Preyer

Rich and Marilyn Preyer

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

The Preyers have committed $1 million to establish The Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer Distinguished Professorship for Breast Cancer Research at UNC Lineberger.

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Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte

Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

The Garrett family is working to increase public awareness of cancers of the throat and is supporting related research at UNC Lineberger. "We wanted to do something good to say 'thank you' and to support research for throat cancer."

Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte - Read More…

Susan Hudson

Susan Hudson

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

Seeing UNC Lineberger as a "rising star" worthy of investment, Susan and her family gifted a life insurance policy intended to underwrite research by talented investigators at a critical stage in their discovery process.

Susan Hudson - Read More…

Susan Hudson

Susan Hudson

by maryruth.helms last modified Mar 14, 2011 02:37 PM

Seeing UNC Lineberger as a "rising star" worthy of investment, Susan and her family gifted a life insurance policy intended to underwrite research by talented investigators at a critical stage in their discovery process.

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Marty and Ann Murphy

Marty and Ann Murphy

by maryruth.helms last modified Jun 06, 2012 10:03 AM

The Murphys assert, "You invest in people not in institutions. Lineberger, with science-savvy leaders like Chancellor Thorp, Dr. Earp and Dean Roper create an environment where creativity and innovation flourish."

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Rich and Marilyn Preyer

Rich and Marilyn Preyer

by maryruth.helms last modified Mar 14, 2011 02:37 PM

The Preyers have committed $1 million to establish The Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer Distinguished Professorship for Breast Cancer Research at UNC Lineberger.

Rich and Marilyn Preyer - Read More…

Marty and Ann Murphy

Marty and Ann Murphy

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

The Murphys assert, "You invest in people not in institutions. Lineberger, with science-savvy leaders like Chancellor Thorp, Dr. Earp and Dean Roper create an environment where creativity and innovation flourish."

Marty and Ann Murphy - Read More…

Rich and Marilyn Preyer

Rich and Marilyn Preyer

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

The Preyers have committed $1 million to establish The Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer Distinguished Professorship for Breast Cancer Research at UNC Lineberger.

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Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte

Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte

by maryruth.helms last modified Oct 30, 2011 06:12 PM

The Garrett family is working to increase public awareness of cancers of the throat and is supporting related research at UNC Lineberger. "We wanted to do something good to say 'thank you' and to support research for throat cancer."

Dr. Alice Garrett and her daughter, Chaunte - Read More…

Liz Winter Cohen

Liz Winter Cohen

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

"I never realized how wonderful making a gift like this feels," says Liz Winter Cohen of her seed grant gift in support of stem cell cancer research. She also made UNC Lineberger the beneficiary of an IRA.

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Gerry and Linda Schafer

Gerry and Linda Schafer

by maryruth.helms last modified Jul 17, 2013 05:17 PM

A N.C. Cancer Hospital Commemorative tile purchased to celebrate Gerry's birthday will help expand services, programs and research in the new hospital.

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