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Welcome to the Emily Whitehead Foundation Media Room

Our Mission

The Emily Whitehead Foundation’s mission is to raise awareness and funding for innovative childhood cancer treatments, such as immunotherapy, that will improve survival rates and quality of life.

Media Contacts

Tom Whitehead
Phone: 814-315-2965
Email: ewf@emilywhiteheadfoundation.org

Amanda Hunt
Social Media & Communications Manager
Email: amanda@emilywhiteheadfoundation.org

605, 2019

Team EWF Raises Over $16k at 2019 Pittsburgh Marathon

For the fourth consecutive year, Team EWF participated as an official charity partner to the Pittsburgh Marathon. Our team of 25 runners raised over $16,000 – and were joined for the first time by Emily, who ran her very first 5k!

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In the News

How conquering a rare leukemia in children revolutionized cancer care for millions  — The Philadelphia Inquirer (June 6, 2019)

Local teen celebrates 7 years cancer-free— WTAJ (May 10, 2019)

Emily is a miracle girl who got well thanks to Norwegian research — TV2 (April 6, 2019)

Har en kule å takke — LMI (March 19, 2019)

Golf To Raise Funds To Fight Cancer In Kids— The Elizabethtown Advocate (March 20, 2019)

Cancer survivor runs 5K to save lives — WTAJ-TV (February 21, 2019)

4th Annual Takedown Cancer Wrestling Match Ends in Philipsburg-Osceola’s Favor — Gant Daily (January 4, 2019)

“Take Down Cancer” event raises thousands — WTAJ News (January 3, 2019)

1-2 4th Annual Takedown Cancer — WTAJ News; We Are Central PA LIVE (January 2, 2019)

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