Boston marathoners run for the Cellucci Fund
Each of the eight people who will be participating in the Boston Marathon in support of the UMass ALS Cellucci Fund has a unique connection to former Gov. Paul Cellucci, to the disease that took his life last year, or to the institution that he believed would find a cure. Read more.
CANDO Clinic offers new hope to children with autism and their families
The Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (CANDO) Clinic is the first-ever interdisciplinary autism disorder clinic in Metro West and Central Massachusetts. Launched in June 2013, it is a single point of entry that provides timely, comprehensive evaluations and short-term treatment services. Philanthropic support for the clinic has come from several sources. Read more.
Donor-funded research promises to be "the epitome of personalized cancer treatment." Full story.
Fundraising for 15th annual UMass Medicine Cancer Walk exceeds $500,000 goal. Full story.
UMass Medical School Sidekicks get support from charitable foundations. Full story.
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