Our generous family and friends, we
The principal balance of the
Endowment for Cancer Research
as of August, 2010 is
We will use the income from this principal to continue to fund solid tumor research, per Katie's wishes. The focus of our funding will now be the work of Dr. Mike Jensen, who recently moved to the Seattle Children's Hospital Center for Childhood Cancer from the City of Hope in L.A.
Dr. Jensen is pioneering the use of the body's own immune system to treat cancer. He has succeeded in "teaching" immune system cells to recognize cancer cells, and to destroy them. You can see and hear Dr. Jensen explaining how it works in
Please take a few moments to watch, and be filled with HOPE.
It is happening - our hopes, our prayers, are on the way to being answered. Thanks be to God!