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stephanie strippoli

Event Name:  Team Tia
Location:  medford, NY

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I'm raising money for rare cancer research, Specifically Fibrolamellar Cancer. In October 2018 My best friend Tia Labarbara lost her battle to this cancer at just 24 years old, Just 8 short moths after her diagnosis. Fibrolamellar Cancer attacks young people from the ages of 2-30. Many people are suffering due to the lack of treatment options. Together we can make a difference in many peoples lives. Will you join me by making a donation? Your gift will go directly to help people like Tia who have few, if any, treatment options. Through Cycle for Survival, progress is accelerating. We arm scientists with the resources to explore pioneering ideas, discover new therapies, and collaborate to find the next breakthrough.

50% of People with Cancer Have a Rare Cancer
When combined, about half of all patients fighting cancer are fighting a rare cancer. These are cancers we know — such as leukemia, lymphoma, thyroid, ovarian, brain, pancreatic, and all pediatric cancers — yet research is largely underfunded.

100% Goes to Lifesaving Research Led by MSK
 Every dollar you give will advance innovative studies and clinical trials led by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK). Discoveries made by MSK revolutionize how cancer is diagnosed and treated, helping patients across the country and around the world.

Thank you for your support!


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