Early Detection & Prevention

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Grant Information

The next grant competition will be in 2015.

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Funding seed money cancer research projects
and supporting cancer awareness and early detection.

Our next fundraising event:

Dr. Susan Cole speaks of her experience with
Ohio Cancer Research Associates.

Established in 1982, Ohio Cancer Research Associates is an independent, statewide, nonprofit organization dedicated to the cure and prevention of the many forms of cancer and the reduction of its debilitating effects through aggressive basic seed money research, cancer information, and awareness.

Ohio Cancer Research Associates is not affiliated with any other organization.

The over $6.8 million in seed money provided by Ohio Cancer Research Associates has generated over $209.2 million in new money from other sources to continue basic cancer research on projects initially funded.

Individual researchers have been funded at:

Ohio Cancer Research Associates is recognized as a 501 (c) (3) organization.  Donations are accordingly tax deductible. (EIN 31-1038309)

Volunteers and staff of Ohio Cancer Research Associates are creating a year of outstanding events honoring some of the top people in Ohio.

Events and honorees for 2014 (to date) include:

Honorees - Pamela B. Davis, MD - Case Western Reserve University
Justin Lathia - Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute
Alex Fischer - Columbus Partnership
André Thronton - ASW Global
Musical Tribute: Mary Wilson of the Supremes
Honorees - TBA
Musical Tribute: Judy Collins
Edgar L. Smith, Jr. - World Pac Paper, LLC
Thomas J. Manahan - Turner, Toledo-Lathrop
Sue Zazon - FirstMerit Bank
Angelo Mazzocco - Pillar Technology Group
Thomas A. Feusse - Wallick
Musical Tribute: Mary Wilson
Derek & Lisa Ferguson - D & L LLC
James W. Smith - Elford
Bridgette Roman - Community Choice Financial
Joseph A. Marinucci - Downtown Cleveland Alliance
A Tribute to John W. Alford

Statewide Sponsor

Medical Mutual

Go to our EVENTS page for information and to access pictures from all our events.

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Patrica Heaton
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Researchers and board members Debbie Parris, Bob Brueggemeier and Amanda Simcox comment on the seed money research program.

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