The Allyson Whitney Foundation is proud & honored to be an official charity partner in the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon.
AWF provides 'Life Interrupted Grants' to young adult patients battling rare cancers, to ease their financial burden, so they can concentrate on healing.
The organization is volunteer based and we are passionate about what we do.
There are 70,000 young adults diagnosed every year and in 20 years survival rates have not improved. There are limited resources for treatment, as young adults are caught between pediatric and adult care; in most cases the diagnosis is a rarer form,
Already registered? Runners for Warriors please join our team! No minmimum BUT we will create an incentive package just for you! with a minimum of $500 fundraising.
Join our #AWFSQUAD and Run for a Cause & Get the Applause. Commit to raise a minimum of $2,800 and you receive guaranteed race entry & registration. Running shirt, SWAG, pre race lunch meet & greet and feel AWESOME!
Register or sign up to be on the #AWFSQUAD with us here
How your donation helps:
$20 -$100 Super SUPPORTER! Providing a coffee/tea gift card or a HOPE comfort bag for a cancer patient.
$500 - $1,000 You're a CHAMPION in the hearts of our warriors, lending a hand with medical bills, a month's rent & alliviated stress.
$1,500 - YOU are a LUMINARY, bringing light, by providing a full 'Life Interrupted Grant'
Our inspiration Ally 25 years young, was taken from us way too soon from cancer. Ally could be your daughter, sister, family or friend.
Ally's words resonate with us still today, "In order to go through this, you need to have HOPE"
Won’t you lend a supportive hand to give hope? ALL CANCERS MATTER