All donations made in memory or in honor of loved ones are sent to one of Sky Foundation's research projects. Your entire contribution supports our team's efforts, so your tribute has an immediate impact on vital pancreas cancer research.
Research partner, the University of Michigan Pancreatic Cancer Center, is making news!
1. The Lustgarten Foundation, the nation's largest private funder of pancreatic cancer research has recently granted $19.5 million to 13 prominent pancreatic cancer researchers. The University of Michigan has received $1.5 million for their pancreatic research lab.
2. University of Michigan's work in pancreatic cancer research was featured on the U of M Cancer Center's website. Seed money from Sky Foundation was critical in moving this research forward.
Congratulations to Diane and her team!
SAVE THE DATE
Second Annual Women's Event June 4th, 2015, 5:30 PM
Pancreas Cancer Deaths on the Rise
Pancreas cancer is anticipated to move from the 4th to the 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths by 2020. This will be second only to lung cancer. Pancreas cancer symptoms are often vague and can include pain (usually abdominal or back pain), weight loss, jaundice, loss of appetite, nausea, sudden-onset diabetes, and depression.
June 4, 2015
2nd Annual Women's Event
Save the date!
November 8, 2015
Lunch at the MGM Grand
Save the date! Our annual lunch will be held on Sunday, November 8, 2015 at the MGM Grand, Detroit from Noon to 3 p.m.
Our Research Partners
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