John Wayne and the John Wayne Cancer Foundation were featured in Winter 2019 edition of MWA Quarterly. See below for our story, and find the full publication here.
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In 2019, we asked, “Are you tough enough to hit the trails and help in the fight against cancer?” You responded to the challenge by running and walking in honor of those who have gone before us and those who are currently fighting cancer. The John Wayne Grit Series was born from your courage, strength and grit. The first 2 fun […]
The Showdown Against Cancer Thank You to all our GRITTY UP Supporters for making this year’s event the biggest ever! We are grateful for all of your efforts to fight cancer side by side with John Wayne. Thank you to all of the volunteers, fundraisers, donors, sponsors and GritCycle staff for creating a record setting event. Bike […]
This year Team John Wayne and the John Wayne Cancer Foundation had one of the most incredible OC Marathon’s to date! We are grateful for the fundraisers, donors, sponsors, and volunteers. Together we raised over $94,000 to help cancer patients beat the odds. Special thanks to Team Tom for being JWCF’s top fundraising team to […]
To all our GRITTY UP Supporters, thank you for making this year’s event the biggest ever! We are grateful for all of your efforts to fight cancer side by side with John Wayne. Thank you to all of the volunteers, fundraisers, donors, sponsors and GritCycle staff for creating a record setting event. Bike reservations and […]
This year Team John Wayne and the John Wayne Cancer Foundation had one of the most remarkable OC Marathon’s to date! The Mile 10 Water Station (aka Waterin’ Hole) was bigger, brighter and louder while the Finish Line Tent hosted some great post-race snacks, refreshments, lounging and photo-taking opportunities. Thank you to the sponsors […]
Team John Wayne participated in the annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon and 5K series held in Dallas, TX. Thank you to all those who participated, sponsored and donated! This year’s event had a remarkable turnout and we look forward to returning for next year’s race.
On February 25th, 2018, the 2nd Annual Sean Hunter Research In Action Walk was held in Pacific Palisades, CA. The event was created by Sean’s mother, Michele, together with family and friends, after Sean’s diagnosis of inoperable brain cancer at the age of 20. Net proceeds from the event benefitted Brain Cancer Research at the […]
The John Wayne Cancer Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 Sean Hunter Research In Action Walk, benefiting cutting edge brain cancer research at the John Wayne Cancer Institute led by Dr. Santosh Kesari. Save the date and join us for this second annual walk on Sunday, February 25th at Corpus Christi Church in Pacific […]
Dr. Narayanan, Class of 2019 Dr. Narayanan obtained his medical degree from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the State University of New York in Buffalo, where he also completed surgical internship and urology residency. In residency, he served on a peer-elected resident leadership committee in general surgical internship as well as […]