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The Hershey Company Donates to EHE Research

October 30, 2016

The Hershey Company has made a generous donation to The EHE Foundation. The world-famous confections company in Pennsylvania gave $500 to support ongoing research efforts into the rare cancer. The Foundation would like to thank Hershey employee Serena Wang for the support. Serena was a personal friend of Mandy O’Connor, who died from EHE in […]

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EHE cancer The Pledge

Stay up to Date on EHE by Reading The Pledge: Sixth Edition

October 30, 2016

EHE is no longer some unknown rare cancer! The grassroots movement to raise awareness and help fund EHE research is now a worldwide effort! Thanks to Hugh Leonard, director of The EHE Rare Cancer Charity UK, for assembling EHE stories for the sixth edition of The Pledge. Download The Pledge here.

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The EHE Foundation Advisory Board

September 26, 2016

Meet the Men & Women Fighting EHE in the Lab

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The EHE Foundation Receives $10,000 Donation

September 26, 2016

The Bock Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Ernest Bock & Sons, Inc., a construction and hospitality conglomerate in Pennsylvania, has been making substantial contributions to charitable causes for decades. Back in 1992, a Bock employee was tragically killed in an automobile accident. The Bock family aided in funeral expenses, and quickly realized the organization could […]

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1st Annual EHE Virtual 5K Run/Walk

1st Annual EHE Virtual 5K Run/Walk

May 26, 2016

This run/walk is an all ages and abilities event for EHE. EHE is short for Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma, an extremely rare and often deadly vascular sarcoma (cancer) that primarily affects adolescents and young adults. This event is “virtual”, which means it can be done anywhere you are. You can complete the 3.1 miles by running, walking, […]

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Hope Gala

Fighting with Laughter – The EHE Foundation and The Hope Gala

January 8, 2016

Saturday, January 30, 2016 2:30 PM Gotham Comedy Club – The Vintage Lounge 208 W 23rd St New York, NY 10011 Click here for tickets! Mandy O’Connor, a Penn State graduate and THON participant, fought Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma (EHE) for more than a decade. EHE is a rare and often deadly vascular sarcoma (cancer) that largely […]

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Justin Bryan is One Tuff Dude

December 8, 2015

In October of 2015, Justin Bryan endured a 10-day trek up 19,341 feet of elevation as he scaled the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Not too shabby for a man who was told 12 years earlier that he would need to have his leg amputated due to EHE. The year was 2003, and Bryan […]

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Brian Frank

Texas Hold ‘Em Fundraiser in Memory of Brian Frank

August 11, 2015

COME OUT & PLAY: TEXAS HOLD’EM FUND RAISER FOR EHE CANCER RESEARCH IN MEMORY OF OUR SO LOVED AND MISSED, ALWAYS IN OUR HEART ……BRIAN FRANK Saturday, August 29 at 12:30pm in PDT 20838 SE 240th St. Maple Valley WA 98038 EHE or Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma is a extremely rare vascular cancer that only effects 100 people […]

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Mandy and Devin O'Connor

Mandy O’Connor

August 5, 2015

Mandy O’Connor, a York native, Penn State graduate, and THON participant, fought Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma (EHE) for more than a decade. EHE is a rare and often deadly vascular sarcoma (cancer) that largely affects adolescents and young adults. Mandy served on planning committees for Relay For Life and volunteered as a Team Captain and routinely spoke […]

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Ava’s Story

August 4, 2015

Ava is an eight year old girl from Langhorne, PA, where Sesame Place is located. We are about 25 miles from Center City Philadelphia. Ava loves swimming and going to Sesame Place, since it is a water park. Ava loves drawing and takes an Art class on Saturday mornings. She also takes dance class (Hip-Hop) […]

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